September 15, 2017

Are you eligible for more VA benefits? New web matrix explains primary, derivative benefits

At the Veterans Benefits Administration, we often come in contact with people who ask, What are my benefits? What am I eligible for? Or, I receive […]
September 14, 2017

New mobile application helps Veterans become more involved in their health care

VA recently released the VA Pressure Ulcer/Injury Resource app to help Veterans and their caregivers learn about preventing and caring for existing injuries as well as […]
September 12, 2017

Brookings celebrates opening of VA clinic

After almost two years — and with the snip of a red velvet ribbon — Curry County veterans have a new clinic in Brookings that is […]
September 12, 2017

VA and Walgreens team up to fight influenza by providing free flu shots

As fall approaches, VA health care providers are preparing their annual fight against influenza. “Flu teams” are busy putting up posters, sending out notices and printing […]
September 8, 2017

Veterans evacuating due to hurricane can go to any VA medical facility for care

VA Secretary Dr. David Shulkin has directed VA staff to break down barriers and eliminate any red tape to ensure that Veterans evacuating due to Hurricane […]
August 31, 2017

Veterans: Learn which vaccines you need to stay healthy

There are two main vaccines recommended for all adults. Getting these vaccines can prevent illness, missed work, increased medical bills and not being able to take […]
August 30, 2017

Union County: VRCC at Hot Lake Springs

Plans to build and operate the first-of-its-kind Veterans Restorative Care Center (VRCC) at Hot Lake Springs near La Grande received a strong boost from the federal […]
August 15, 2017

Town hall meeting for local veterans

Veterans, their family members and others are invited to a town hall meeting with representatives of the Roseburg Veterans Association Healthcare System, from 5 to 7 […]
August 9, 2017

New VA primary care clinic has grand opening

Ron Holcomb used a walker to get up to the podium, but he still has his legs. And that was why the Navy veteran made his […]