VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System
NEWS RELEASE: Veterans Affairs to Hold Information Forum for Patients
January 29, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Veterans Affairs to Hold Information Forum for Patients
OMAHA, Neb. — Veterans who receive health care services at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) clinic in Lincoln, Neb., are invited to attend an information forum at 6 p.m. Feb. 13 in the Auditorium at 600 S. 70th St.
This quarter, presentation topics will focus on Veterans and their families. Topics will include home health care, programs for couples, Vet Center services, and family relationship and patient care. Time also will be reserved to answer questions from Veterans.
Veterans are encouraged to attend the forum to learn about these services and to share feedback about their health care experiences at the clinic with VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System’s executive leadership and patient advocate offices. Light refreshments will be available.
For more information, call Anna Morelock, deputy public affairs officer, at 402-995-5547.
About VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System
The VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System’s mission is to honor America’s Veterans by providing exceptional health care that improves their health and well-being. VA NWIHCS employees serve more than 161,000 Veterans in Nebraska, western Iowa and portions of Kansas and Missouri. The system includes a tertiary medical center in Omaha and a Community Living Center in Grand Island, Neb. Community-based outpatient clinics are located in Lincoln, Grand Island, North Platte, Norfolk, and Bellevue, Neb., and Shenandoah, Iowa; and a contract outreach clinic in O’Neill, Neb. For more information, visit http://www.nebraska.va.gov
For further information, contact:
Anna Morelock -- Deputy Public Affairs Officer, VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System
Office: (402) 995-5547; Cell: (402) 651-9583