VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System News - VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System News - NEWS RELEASE: Veterans Affairs to Hold Grand Opening, Open House at Bellevue Clinic The VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System will hold a grand opening and open house at its Bellevue, Neb., Community-Based Outpatient Clinic at 2206 Longo Dr., Aug. 28. A grand opening and ribbon-cutting event will occur at 10 a.m. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 07:00:00 EST NEWS RELEASE: Nebraska, W. Iowa VA to Host Veterans’ Town Hall Aug. 26 VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System senior leadership will hold a Veterans’ Town Hall at 9 a.m. Aug. 26 in the auditorium at its clinic at 600 S. 70th St., Lincoln, Neb. The town hall is designed to gain open and honest feedback from veterans, their family members and other beneficiaries. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 07:00:00 EST NEWS RELEASE: Veterans Affairs to Host Veterans Appreciation Evening Aug. 18 w/Omaha Storm Chasers The VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System will host a Veterans Appreciation Event Aug. 18 at Werner Park, 12356 Ballpark Way, Papillion, Neb., in partnership with the Omaha Storm Chasers baseball game. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 07:00:00 EST NEWS RELEASE: VA Funds Nebraska, W. Iowa Agencies in Battle to End Homelessness Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert A. McDonald announced the award of $2,793,902 in homeless prevention grants to several Nebraska and western Iowa counties. The grants will serve homeless and at-risk veteran families as part of the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) program. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 07:00:00 EST NEWS RELEASE: Veterans Affairs Director Announces Plan to Leave Nebraska-W. Iowa Marci Mylan, PhD, Director of the VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System, announced today that she will leave her position to return to clinical and academic work as a psychologist at the Minneapolis VA medical center. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 07:00:00 EST NEWS RELEASE: Veterans Affairs Clinic will Move to New Bellevue, Neb., Location The Community-Based Outpatient Clinic operated by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will open in a new Bellevue, Neb., location July 21. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 07:00:00 EST NEWS: Events to Highlight Veterans Affairs Research Milestones VA Research Week, May 19 – 23, is designed to call attention to the achievements of VA researchers and the role they play in providing high-quality care for Veterans and advancing medical science. It is an opportunity to educate Veterans, elected representatives, and others about research and its impact on treating and preventing disease and disability. Tue, 20 May 2014 07:00:00 EST NEWS RELEASE: Veterans Affairs Medical Center to Honor Fallen Heroes The Sixth Annual Memorial Day Commemoration will be held at 4 p.m. May 23 at the VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System medical center main flag pole at 4101 Woolworth Ave, Omaha, Neb. Tue, 20 May 2014 07:00:00 EST NEWS RELEASE: VA to Host Women Veterans Traveling Display A “Women Veterans Making History” traveling exhibit will be open to the public at VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System facilities beginning May 5. Fri, 02 May 2014 07:00:00 EST NEWS RELEASE: VA to Host 2nd Annual Crusin’ Lincoln Show & Shine The 2nd Annual Cruisn’ Lincoln, Neb., Show & Shine classic cars and cycles event is May 14 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the VA clinic, 600 S. 70th St. Fri, 02 May 2014 07:00:00 EST