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VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System

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Honoring America’s Veterans with quality health care services, part of the largest integrated health care ...

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Diabetes Ed Promotes Health

Diabetes educators help Veterans debunk myths and make lifestyle changes.

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Can Spiritual Therapy Ease Your PTSD Symptoms?

A researcher is exploring the potential role spirituality might play in therapy

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Walk With A Doc - 2nd Saturday of each month

Meet Dr. Amy Arouni, Chief of Cardiology, and other VA NWIHCS providers at 10 a.m. the second Saturday of each month in the main lobby at the Omaha VAMC, 4101 Woolworth Ave.,  to Walk With A Doc. The Walk With A Doc program is for any enrolled Veteran and is designed to encourage physical activity. Dependent on the weather, the group will either walk the trail around the VAMC or a path through the facility. During the walk, Veterans will have the opportunity to talk with VA providers. This program will continue monthly on the second Saturday. The first 50 Veterans to participate will recieve a free pedometer. Learn more »

Local Features

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Forgiveness, Love and PTSD

A researcher associated with the Augusta VA in Georgia is conducting a survey to see if Veterans coping with PTSD might be interested in having spirituality introduced into their therapy. Full Story

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Events & Classes

Veterans Town Hall-Norfolk, Nebraska
Mar 29, 2017  6:30 PM - 8:30 PM  (CST)  
The Norfolk Senior Center, 307 Prospect Ave, Norfolk, NE

6-Week Let's Get Cooking Class
Mar 30, 2017  10:30 AM - 11:30 AM  (CST)  
Grand Island VAMC

Veteran Tai Chi for Balance
Mar 30, 2017  3:00 PM - 4:00 PM  (CST)  
Omaha, Polytrauma Clinic, Center Mall, Suite 227

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Omaha VA Medical Center

4101 Woolworth Avenue
Omaha, NE 68105
800-451-5796
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Telephone Care:

  • 402-346-8800
    Call your primary care clinic nurse: Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (CT)
  • 866-687-7382
    VA Nurse 4 p.m.-8 a.m. (CT) Monday - Friday
    24 Hours weekends and federal holidays.

    Medical Emergencies or Crisis Counseling contact nearest medical facility or call 911

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