VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System
NEWS RELEASE: Veterans Affairs to Hold Information Forum Nov. 10 in Lincoln
November 4, 2014
Office of Public Affairs
Contact: Will Ackerman, Public Affairs Director
Office: (402) 995-4719 Cell: (402) 332-6780
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
LINCOLN, Neb. — A public information forum will be held at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 10 in the auditorium at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System medical clinic, 600 S. 70th St, Lincoln, Neb.
The forum is open to veterans, families and the public.
Topics include the VA Agent Orange and Burn Pit Registry, the new Veterans Access, Choice and Accountability Act of 2014 and updates about services at the Lincoln campus.
Representatives from the VA Regional Office will be present to assist with veterans’ questions.
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