• June 9, 2021

    As Charleston VA began the transition to implementing a vaccination plan, the need for volunteers to assist with the effort became evident. Charlie Tupper and Mary Fraggos are two of those volunteers.

  • June 3, 2021

    A newly published study evaluated how well the 3D masks perform, with a focus on the filter materials used to block out airborne particles and liquid contaminants. The project team found a wide range of filter efficiency in the 3D masks, including some filters that met or closely approached the criteria needed to make a typical N95. Others did not filter nearly as well when matched up against the N95.

  • May 25, 2021

    VA's National Cemetery Administration (NCA) last week announced it would lift all restrictions on gathering sizes at committal and memorial services in VA national cemeteries starting on Wednesday, May 26, 2021.

  • May 24, 2021

    Make no mistake, the end of this pandemic is not guaranteed without each of us continuing to take action. We haven’t crossed the finish line yet and we must not get complacent.

  • May 24, 2021

    Your COVID-19 questions answered. VA is listening to your questions about the COVID-19 vaccine and hosting a blog series providing answers.

  • May 23, 2021

    The Kansas City VA Medical Center staff joined forces with the Veterans Community Project to expand the reach and further vaccinate Kansas City area Veterans in a rapidly changing vaccination landscape.

  • May 23, 2021

    Veterans eligible for the VA Foreign Medical Program can receive a COVID-19 vaccine in the country they reside and be reimbursed by VA. Here are the instructions, forms and information.

  • May 22, 2021

    Veteran vaccine acceptance comes down to trust and truth, according to VA Office of Health and Equity’s Dr. Ernest Moy. On this bonus episode, Dr. Moy provides updates on Veteran vaccination rates and vaccine acceptance.

  • May 20, 2021

    When it came time to prepare to administer the COVID-19 vaccine, Prescott VA staff stepped-up. A lot of planning, preparing, and traveling to ensure that five community based clinics were ready.

  • May 19, 2021

    How did VA respond to the needs of older Veterans during the COVID-19 pandemic? Like so many, we started by expanding communications.

  • May 18, 2021

    Join Team Rubicon and the Veterans Coalition for Vaccination May 19 at 7 p.m. ET for a town hall to answer your questions about the COVID-19 vaccine. Built by Veterans for Veterans.

  • May 18, 2021

    Masking requirements remain in place for both fully vaccinated and unvaccinated employees and visitors to VHA buildings providing health care.