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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 downsVAAAHS 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 Roger J. Grekin Research Award PresentationInaugural 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 Leadership Meet with Reps. Dingell & WalbergVAAAHS 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.
Galliani examines a VA patient while Grzegorzewski records notesFuture 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.
Honor Americas Veterans by providing exceptional health care that improves their health and well-being.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.
Honor Americas Veterans by providing exceptional health care that improves their health and well-beingVAAAHS 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).
Honor Americas Veterans by providing exceptional health care that improves their health and well-beingVAAAHS 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.
Honor Americas Veterans by providing exceptional health care that improves their health and well-beingVAAAHS 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.
Honor Americas Veterans by providing exceptional health care that improves their health and well-being.VAAAHS Celebrates New Simulation Center
VAAAHS celebrates new Simulation Center - comprehensive, state-of-the-art training that will allow health care providers to practice and refine their skills before working on live patients.
Honor America's Veterans by providing exceptional healthcare that improves their health and well-beingVAAAHS Physician Receives VA's Top Award
VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System (VAAAHS) Physician, SanJay Saint, MD, MPH, Chief of Medicine, Receives VA’s Top Award For Excellence In Clinical Care Delivery - Mark Wolcott Award.

From the Veterans Health Administration

Women Veterans Call Center EmployeeVA invites Women Veterans to Chat Online
The Women Veterans Call Center has a new online, one-to-one chat function. Women Veterans can chat online anonymously via text with a trained woman representative, many of whom are Veterans.
Veteran throwing Javelin at Golden Age GamesVeteran Golden Age Games Underway in Detroit
Golden Age Games - it is about the rehabilitation value that wellness and fitness provide in the lives of older Veterans and a good time, competition and fellowship with other Veterans.
Image of Veteran outdoors with friends and his horseDying Veteran Emotional Last Request
Paralyzed by a bullet to his spine in Vietnam combat, Roberto Gonzalez still found many things to enjoy in life. His favorite was his horses. Near the end of his life, he had one last request.
Veteran competeing in Wheelchair games in an Archery match. Wheelchair Games are about Living Healthy Lives
All this week VA and the Paralyzed Veterans of America are hosting the National Veterans Wheelchair Games. Veterans will participate in 18 wheelchair sports events in Salt Lake City.
Image of a Monarch butterfly on a flowerButterflies Symbolize Hope for Paralyzed Veterans
In early May about 30 patients and staff gathered on the front patio of the Milwaukee Veteran Affairs Spinal Cord Injury building to witness a special ceremony: the release of hundreds of butterflies.
Male Veteran walking down a rural road surrounded by treesPTSD Help with Cognitive Processing Therapy
After 17 months in Iraq he came home and felt he was drifting through life. After he was diagnosed with PTSD, he entered a VA treatment program called Cognitive Processing Therapy. It worked for him.
Two VA Doctors with their VA Patient after surgery Veteran has Tongue Cancer Surgery Home in 3 Days
Warren, an Army Veteran, had surgery for a cancerous tongue tumor. He spent only three days in the hospital. Read how VA surgeons solve complex problems with minimally invasive procedures.
 Image of a male volunteer handing out clothes to a male Veteran. I was addicted and homeless. The VA took me in.
Vietnam Veteran Mike Doherty was homeless and addicted to pain killers and alcohol. He had hit bottom with no place to turn. But then a good friend drove him to the Pittsburgh VA.
World MS Day, 25 May 2016 - LogoYou get to choose how you will handle MS.
Read the inspirational words of an Air Force Veteran who eloquently describes how he lives every day with Multiple Sclerosis. His courage and resolve serve as a valuable example to us all.
Fictional image of neurons of light firing in the brainA Smart Home for Veterans with Brain Injuries
Among the many remarkable advances being studied by VA researchers is a “smart home” for Veterans with Traumatic Brain Injury. Technology tracks the Veterans and helps them relearn basic skills.

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