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VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System
Parkinson's Patients Benefit from Movement Therapy Physical Therapy Treatment at the VA Toledo Community Based Outpatient Clinic helps Veterans with Parkinson's Disease and other Movement Disorders gain back a sense of freedom.
The Importance of Diet, Nutrition and Bone Health A growing field of science has shown that a well-rounded, healthy diet can be an important tool in helping prevent and manage osteoporosis and related musculoskeletal disorders.
VAAAHS Working to End Veteran Homelessness VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System and Community Partners Aggressively Pursuing an End to Veteran Homelessness: For one formerly homeless Ohio Veteran, life’s ups begin to outweigh the downs
Inaugural Grekin Research Award Presentation Rod Hayward, MD, honored as the inaugural recipient of the Roger J. Grekin Research Award for his work as an outstanding clinical researcher during this year's VA Research Week celebrations.
VAAAHS Provides Safe, High-Quality Surgical Care On May 22, 2016 leaders from the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System met with U.S. Representatives Debbie Dingell and Tim Walberg to discuss the recent rescheduling on some surgical procedures in Ann Arbor.
Future Navy Nurses Get Lessons from Veterans Future Navy Nurses Get Clinical and Life Lessons from Veterans: University of Michigan Naval ROTC Midshipmen discuss their clinical rotation experiences at the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System.
VAAAHS – Championing Gold Status Innovations Innovative technology that will enable Veterans more time with their provider by allowing them to fill out a standard pre-screening questionnaire with a mobile device while they wait.
VAAAHS Research Scientist Awarded VAAAHS Research Scientist wins AII Early Career Achievement Award - recognized as a “rising star” while studying the role of the immune system in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).
VAAAHS Builds on Patient-Centered Success (VAAAHS) Builds on Patient-Centered success with eVideon - interactive patient care solution that engage, educate and entertain patients and visitors, while streamlining workflows for staff.
VAAAHS Receives HRC Award - HEI VAAAHS recognized as a “Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality” by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of the country’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) civil rights org.
From the Veterans Health Administration
Blood Pressure Study: Vietnam Era Veterans Researchers at the Department of Veterans Affairs find both herbicide exposure and military service are associated with high blood pressure (hypertension) among Army Chemical Corps Vietnam era Veterans.
VA Telehealth saves Florida Veteran time, travel Army Veteran Major Jeffrey Weinstock is very thankful this week for VA Telehealth. It saves him a 300-mile round-trip from Key West to Miami for a comprehensive hearing exam and new hearing aids
Veterans Deal with Diabetes at Unique Camp Veterans in Wisconsin spend a weekend at a special camp designed to help them learn about and deal with their diabetes. Veteran Steve Biever lost 56 pounds and thanks a VA nurse for saving his life.
“What Veterans Day Means to Me” All this week, we will be posting articles and blogs by Veterans talking about “What Veterans Day Means to Me.” Kicking off the week with a salute from a former Navy SEAL very proud of his service.
Honoring those who care for our Veterans VA has a six-week online interactive workshop that offers training in how to provide better care. It also helps caregivers learn how to manage their own emotions, stress and physical health.
Are You Ready to Make Your Choices? Are you ready to make your choices? Advance Care Planning: Your preferences for future health care. Advance Directive: Tell others your preferences and who you have chosen to be your Health Care Agent.
Heather Frank - One of VA’s Top Nurses Introducing Heather Frank, one of VA's and Iowa's, Top Nurses, whose extra effort has helped Vietnam Veterans in her Iowa Veteran Affairs hospital, receive awards for their service.
Vietnam Marine Corps Veteran - Forever Proud Vietnam Vet, given grave cancer prognosis, says his top priority is family and his 11-month-old spirited grandson. “When my dad lies down next to him, Jayden just falls asleep.”
Couples Caring for Veterans in Foster Homes There is an alternative to a nursing home for eligible Veterans. VA's Medical Foster Home Program is for Veterans no longer able to safely live independently. Here are two couples who participate.
San Diego VA Doctor Patients’ Best Friend He reminds his patients of “those doctors from 50 years ago where they sit down and talk to you and are like your best friend. ”Meet Dr. James Michelson of VA San Diego.