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VA Central Iowa Health Care System
VACIHCS Nurse Help Line Available 24/7 VACIHCS Nurse Help Line Now Available 24/7
Telehealth takes FEC Presidential Award Join us in congratulating VACIHCS Telehealth Steering Committee for winning the Presidential Award at the Federal Executive Council of Central Iowa Employee of the Year Awards Ceremony.
Extended Care & Rehabilitation Newsletter As spring season approaches, the EC&R service line is “blooming” with program enhancements and opportunities.
Celebrating Nursing: A DAISY Award Story On February 9th, 2017, VA Central Iowa Health Care System honored one of our finest nurses with The DAISY Award, a nationally recognized award for extraordinary nurses.
Pharmacy Copay changes Reducing Out-of-Pocket Cost Effective February 27, 2017, pharmacy copay changes reducing out-of-pocket costs!
VACIHCS Promotes VA Best Practice VA leadership named VACIHCS a Gold Status Facility, for developing JumpStart, a more proactive employee onboarding initiative that matches new employees with engaged coaches.
VACIHCS Fully Operating Fort Dodge Clinics VA Central Iowa Health Care System is proud to announce that as of December 1, 2016, both the mental health and primary care outpatient clinics in Fort Dodge will be fully operated, staffed, and housed by VACIHCS.
Great Progress at New Knoxville CBOC VACIHCS Director Gail Graham recently visited the new Knoxville CBOC and is pleased with the progress at the build site.
Miss Molly’s Food Truck Visits VACIHCS Recently “Miss Mollys Jamaican Patty” Food Truck stopped by VACIHCS to offer a free meal to some of the Veterans staying with us.
GenerationRX Award Recently Noelle Johnson, VACIHCS Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, took home the GenerationRX Award from the Iowa Pharmacy Association.
From the Veterans Health Administration
Veteran Shares Green Thumb Hobby with Fellow Vets An Iraq war Veteran tells his story of post-combat struggles and how Veterans Affairs health care professionals helped him commit to a better life and share his green thumb hobby.
Veteran Sexual Trauma Victims: You Are Not Alone After Mary experienced Military Sexual Trauma, she was afraid to report it. She thought she was alone. She got help at VA and now wants to get the word out to other Veterans about MST coordinators.
Veterans Find Prostate Cancer Cure at McGuire Veterans across America travel to McGuire VA Medical Center in Richmond for treatment of moderate to aggressive forms of prostate cancer using “brachytherapy” a much better option for Veterans.
10 Things About The Veterans Choice Program Here's all the information about the Veterans Choice Program. Find out if you are eligible to receive health care from a community provider. How is the 40-mile calculation determined? And other FAQs.
Veterans Compete in National Wheelchair Games For Veterans with physical disabilities, the National Wheelchair Games help Veterans become aware of their abilities and potential. And there is a great spirit of healthy activity and camaraderie.
Getting homeless Veterans tested for Hepatitis C Jennifer Siilata is a VA clinical pharmacist and she knows how dangerous the Hep C virus is if left untreated. She knows it is curable. Her goal? Find high-risk homeless Veterans and get them tested.
Pittsburgh Veterans Celebrate the Fourth of July Independence Day parade at the Pittsburgh VA Medical Center honors Veterans living in the Community Living Center. Third year for performers who call it the “highlight of their year.”
Veterans with Back Pain Have Treatment Options In a survey of more than 3,500 back pain sufferers, 80% said that yoga, tai chi, massage therapy or a chiropractor helped them. Those options can help as much as surgery or drugs, with fewer risks.
Fresno VA Medical Center's Nurse of the Year Meet Doca Merdjanoska from Macedonia, one of VA's top nurses. Our continuing series of outstanding VA employees features a surgical department nurse at the Fresno VA Medical Center.
Veterans: Protect Your Skin and Your Hearing Veterans: Do you know the difference in Ultraviolet B and Ultraviolet A sun's rays? And what is a safe decibel (dB) level of noise? Here are a few quick handy answers just in time for summer.