November 27, 2018

Facebook Live Dec. 11: Convenient health care at your fingertips

Online video conferencing? Check. Online appointment scheduling? Check. Mobile apps tailored to Veteran needs? Check. Smartphones, tablets and computers make accessing VA health care easier than […]
November 2, 2018

Helping Veterans stop unnecessary medications

Dr. Sara Swathy Battar frequently observed patients transferred from acute to long-term caretaking upwards of 15-20 medications. She also discovered some Veterans often do not adhere […]
November 1, 2018

VA celebrates National Family Caregivers Month

VA is commemorating National Family Caregivers Month this November by honoring the service of 5.5 million family members and friends who have dedicated their lives to […]
October 26, 2018

Veterans, this Saturday, take back unused drugs

A teenager “borrows” her grandmother’s pain pills. He can’t sleep…so “just one more pill.” She gives her husband some of her old “leftover pain pills.” Watch […]
October 25, 2018

Discounted dental insurance coverage for Veterans

VA has selected Delta Dental of California and MetLife to once again offer private insurance coverage for the VA Dental Insurance Program (VADIP). Veterans who are […]
October 23, 2018

Veterans Engagement Day, get a tour & meet staff

VAPORHCS is hosting a Veterans Engagement Day on Nov. 19 @ Vancouver, Nov. 26 @ Portland. Come visit with VA staff and tour our facilities. Veterans […]
October 18, 2018

Impaired Vision Services extend My HealtheVet care to blind and low vision Veterans

Clyde Jackson, a U.S. Army and Vietnam War Veteran (pictured above), has been managing his health care with VA Impaired Vision services for ten years. Jackson […]
October 12, 2018

Veterans who should be tested for Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C is a serious liver disease caused by the hepatitis C virus (HCV). The most common way to get hepatitis C is by coming into […]
October 11, 2018

Veterans Flu Shot Drive-Thru

Today veterans were able to drive to the Veterans Affairs Southern Oregon … Delanie Tally is a student at Oregon Health and Science University.