Facebook Live Dec. 11: Convenient health care at your fingertips 


Online video conferencing? Check.

Online appointment scheduling? Check.

Mobile apps tailored to Veteran needs? Check.

Smartphones, tablets and computers make accessing VA health care easier than ever.

Join representatives from VA and Team Red, White & Blue for a Facebook Live event on December 11 at 3 p.m. EST as they discuss these tools and how to enroll in VA health care. Learn how you can communicate securely with your VA health care team, easily refill prescriptions, keep track of appointments and discover other virtual offerings.

Representatives will answer questions and provide resources in the comments section following the video.

This event is part of the “#ExploreVA: From Service to Success” online series highlighting how Veterans and their families use VA benefits and services. These benefits help Veterans earn degrees, start careers, buy homes, stay healthy and more. Visit Explore.VA.gov for information on events, resources and how to apply for VA benefits.


Gary Hicks

is the Director of VA’s Office of Digital Media Engagement. He is a former managing editor of a daily newspaper and a Veteran of the U.S. Army. Gary’s wife is a senior master sergeant stationed at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland.