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White River Junction VA Medical Center, Vermont

Local Features

Fisher House Foundation LogoWRJ VAMC to Receive a Fisher House
The White River Junction VA Medical Center is pleased to announce it has been selected as one of 14 new VA facilities to receive a Fisher House to help care for our Veterans, their family members and caregivers.
Dr. Brett Rusch, Chief of StaffWhite River Jct VAMC: New Chief of Staff Appointed
The White River Junction VA Medical Center (WRJ VAMC) is pleased to announce the formal selection of Brett Rusch, MD, as the new Chief of Staff for the Vermont VA Medical Center.
HEI Award LogoWRJ VAMC Breaking Down Equality Barriers
White River Junction VAMC has received the Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality award from the Human Rights Campaign, and an Innovations and Collaborations grant from the Vermont Community Foundation.
VA Drug Take Back DayDrug Take Back Day
Veterans and Staff are encouraged to come to the Lobby of Building 1 to dispose of any unused or expired prescription medication. A Pharmacist will also be on hand to answer any questions about precription medications.
Dr. HamblenDavid M. Worthen Award Winner
Jessica Hamblen, PhD, Acting Deputy Executive Director and Deputy for Education with the VA National Center for PTSD, will receive the David M. Worthen Award for Career Achievement in Educational Excellence.
Summer of ServiceSummer of Service
Come join us for a Summer of Service Open House. On August 20, 2015 White River Junction VA Medical Center will host the medical center’s 2nd Summer of Summer of Service Voluntary Outreach and Open House.
new fenceWRJ VA Fence
Starting July 20 we will begin work to extend the existing fence located at the White River Junction VA Medical Center main entrance. The existing fence will be extended across the front lawn toward the VA Cutoff Road.
Summer of Service Open HouseSummer of Service Open House
Veteran Service Organizations, Community Partners and friends, are invited to learn about VA careers, volunteer opportunities, and a wide range of services available to Veterans.
Employee of the MonthEmployee of the Month
White River Junction VA Medical Center Employee of the Month: Karen Rediker, Special Programs. Karen is a highly respected member of our VA team and is a great resource in our community.
Tomorrow’s Veterans: Honoring High School Senior Military EnlisteesTomorrow’s Veterans
Tomorrow’s Veterans: Honoring High School Senior Military Enlistees White River Junction VA is having its third annual recognition event for High School Seniors enlisting in the Military May 17, 2015 at 2:00pm.

From the Veterans Health Administration

A male wearing a BDU jacket speaking with a male counselor.Can Spiritual Therapy Ease Your PTSD Symptoms?
A researcher associated with the Augusta VA in Georgia is conducting a survey to see if Veterans coping with PTSD might be interested in having spirituality introduced into their therapy.
Surgeons looking at x-rays of patientImportant Office that Most People Have Never Heard
VA's National Center for Patient Safety is dedicated to preventing inadvertent harm or injury to Veteran patients. It's the engine under the hood that keeps things running smoothly and safely.
Fruit and Vegetable bowl Ten Ways to Eat Wisely - A Focus on Nutrition
VA encourages Veterans to focus on healthful eating. You don't need to change the way you eat overnight. Take your time, make small smart changes in your diet and you'll feel better and be healthier.
VAMC Director Isaacks visits with Veteran patientMarine Continues to Serve by Serving Veterans
David Isaacks served in the Marine Corps from 1998 to 2005. Today he continues to serve his country by serving Veterans as director of the Harry S Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital in Columbia, Mo.
Lead Yoga Therapist Nancy Schalk.Can Yoga Ease Your PTSD? VA Wants to Find Out
A clinical research psychologist with the Department of Veterans Affairs in Indiana is exploring the effects Yoga might have on Veterans suffering with post-traumatic stress disorder.
Concert, band playing on the stageVA's National Salute to Veteran Patients
Concerts, Valentines, and a lot of Americans saying Thank You, all part of VA's National Salute to Veteran Patients. Along with a chance for you to learn how you can volunteer to help our heroes.
Image of a Veteran holding a small rock.  A Journey to Vietnam, and Reconciliation
In December 2016 a group of Veterans along with VA providers and academics from around the country met in Vietnam to jointly experience a spiritual pilgrimage to facilitate recovery from the war.
Images of Julian Scadden at the bedside of a dying Veteran. Army Veteran Spends His Days Comforting the Dying
Nine years ago Julian Scadden, a 67-year-old Vietnam-Era Veteran who works as a housekeeper at the Denver VA, found his true calling in life: comforting dying Veterans on the hospital's hospice unit
Image of a group therapy session featuring both men and women.VA Giving Strength to Couples in Crisis
The Baltimore VA's Strength at Home program is designed to help Veterans who are experiencing physical or verbal abuse in their relationships, but don't know how to end the circle of violence.
Writer-Editor Rebekah E. Rickner interviews Veteran Richard BryeHonoring the Voices and Experiences of Veterans
My Life, My Story. A unique VA project that lets Veterans tell their VA care team about their life and careers, who they are as a person and then have their story added to their VA medical record.

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