VHA Responds to Covid

Dr. Richard Stone, the Former Acting Under Secretary for Health at the VHA, was committed to saving Veteran lives and protecting the United States from Covid-19 since December of 2019. Here he gives an inside look at the planning and investment that went into the VHA’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic. To learn more about […]

My Life, My Story: The Interviews

South Texas Veterans Health Care System Veterans share their insight on their military lives as well as their post-service treatment in the VA under the care of our Mental Health service line, in this, the final episode of the "My Life My Story" video series. More from: Veterans Health Administration RichGreetings my name is Rich, […]

The Pillars That Make VHA Stand Out From The Rest

Accountability, emotional investment, and ingenuity help the VHA stand out as the best healthcare system in the nation – by many counts, as good as if not better than the healthcare available in the private sector. To learn about the specific programs and policies that raise the VHA care above the rest, watch the video […]

Covid 19 Vaccinations

When the nation went on lockdown in March of 2020, the VHA kicked into high gear, committing itself to caring for Veteran patients with Covid-19, and also to tracking the vaccine. The VHA began administering vaccines as soon as they became available, with demand for vaccination steadily increasing among the Veteran population. Watch to see […]

My VA Story: Captain Anthony Starace

During a routine MRI of his shoulder, #USArmy #Veteran Anthony Starace was unexpectedly diagnosed with a maligant growth on the brain which has changed his life. He sat down with us to share his story and how despite a difficult prognosis he continues to live life to the fullest; challenging himself and remaining positive. More […]

My HealtheVet: Put a Premium on Your Health

Upgrading to a free My HealtheVet Premium account helps you get the most out of your U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs online patient health portal. With just a few steps, you’ll have access to all of the portal’s premium features, such as viewing your medical records, using Secure Messaging, and signing in to VA Mobile […]

Film Festival, Rapid Retraining, Non-drug Therapies | VA News

In this episode of VA News, we discuss the Veterans Film Festival, Veterans Rapid Retraining Assistance Program, and non-drug therapies. To learn more about these topics, follow the links below: – Veterans Film Festival: https://www.veteransfilm.org/ – Veterans Rapid Retraining Assistance Program: https://www.va.gov/education/other-va-education-benefits/veteran-rapid-retraining-assistance/ – Non-drug therapies: https://www.va.gov/painmanagement/ More from: Veterans Health Administration RichGreetings my name is […]

#GerofitExercise: Level 3 Full Body Workout

This #GerofitExercise session is a one hour full-body exercise routine with exercise physiologist Kenneth Manning and a Veteran from the Department of Veterans Affairs Gerofit program. This low impact routine is designed to be of moderate to somewhat vigorous intensity and is designed for individuals that are currently exercising. Try this workout after mastering the […]

2021 VHSO Golden Age Game Video

VHSO Veteran Athletes complete in 2021 Virtual Golden Age Games and talk about their experience in participating in the games. More from: Veterans Health Administration RichGreetings my name is Rich, I own U.S Veterans and I am a Veteran. I am making a website to help and inform US Veterans. I have many sites I […]

IPVAP: VHA’s Women’s Health: Relationship Health Safety Screening Information

The Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Program (IPVAP) Relationship Health and Safety informational video was developed to raise awareness about relationship health and safety and broaden outreach through a visual modality. It highlights the importance of the VA IPVAP’s Relationship Health and Safety Screening as well as support and resources offered through the IPVAP program. Written/produced […]

IPVAP: VHA’s Relationship Health Safety Screening Information Safety Screening Information

The Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Program (IPVAP) Relationship Health and Safety informational video was developed to raise awareness about relationship health and safety and broaden outreach through a visual modality. It highlights the importance of the VA IPVAP’s Relationship Health and Safety Screening as well as support and resources offered through the IPVAP program. Written/produced […]

Minority Summit 2021 Full Video

Minority Summit 2021: The Power of Collaborating with VA, hosted by VHA Office of Academic Affiliations, June 9, 2021, featuring VA Secretary Denis McDonough and VHA Assistant Under Secretary for Health Dr. Kameron Matthews (keynote speakers), academic affiliations panel, research panel, and scholarships panel discussions. More from: Veterans Health Administration RichGreetings my name is Rich, […]