Attention A T users. To access the menus on this page please perform the following steps. 1. Please switch auto forms mode to off. 2. Hit enter to expand a main menu option (Health, Benefits, etc). 3. To enter and activate the submenu links, hit the down arrow. You will now be able to tab or arrow up or down through the submenu options to access/activate the submenu links.

VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System

Veterans Crisis Line Badge
My HealtheVet badge
EBenefits Badge

NEWS RELEASE: Veterans Affairs to hold information forum for patients

February 4, 2014

Print Version (PDF)


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. 

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 Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care Systems’ executive leadership and patient advocate offices. Light refreshments will be available.

For more information, call Will Ackerman at 402-995-4719 or email


About VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System

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   

For further information, contact:
Will Ackerman – Public Affairs Officer, VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System
Office:  402-995-4719; Cell:  402-332-6780