October 25, 2017

Mobile app empowers Veterans to be full partners in their own care

One afternoon last month, Dr. Jennifer Roth called to check on a patient and got no answer. It turned out the Veteran was at the gym. […]
October 18, 2017

The best way proven to prevent the flu: Get your flu shot

The flu is nothing to sneeze at, for every year in the United States, influenza hospitalizes up to 226,000 people and is blamed for 36,000 deaths. […]
October 18, 2017

Breast cancer awareness information for Veterans

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the Louis A. Johnson VAMC Women’s Clinic has exciting news. The Women’s Clinic in its commitment to giving the […]
October 16, 2017

VA announces Veterans Coordinated Access & Rewarding Experiences Act

Today, VA announced that it has presented the House and Senate Veterans Affairs Committees with the administration’s draft proposal of the Veterans Coordinated Access & Rewarding […]
October 9, 2017

Why so many veterans go hungry – and VA’s new plan to fix it

When Greg Stegall left the Navy at 30 years old, he found himself utterly adrift: a single dad with no degree, no clear plans for the […]
October 4, 2017

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

This month, VA would like to raise awareness of breast cancer and emphasize the importance of early detection. One in every eight women will develop breast […]
September 29, 2017

Union County: Test program at Hot Lakes

A test program for Union County Veterans for a care center at Hot Lake Springs in Union is starting to take shape. The unique program will […]
September 28, 2017

VA selects providers for low cost dental insurance program

VA announced today that it has selected Delta Dental of California and MetLife to once again offer private dental insurance plans as part of the VA […]
September 25, 2017

Associates of Vietnam Veterans to hold October town hall in Roseburg on Agent Orange

ROSEBURG, Ore. — The local members of the Associates of Vietnam Veterans of America/AVVA Chapter 805 of Roseburg have been working on their mission to promote […]