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"The Rural Connection" Quarterly Newsletter

As the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) lead proponent on rural Veterans, the Office of Rural Health (ORH) provides pertinent information that supports the increase of rural Veterans’ access to care and services that support their health and well-being. ORH’s quarterly newsletter is a collaborative publication that features VA and partnership agency’s information. Contact ORH to request a subscription.

Current Issue

This issue of “The Rural Connection” focuses on the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) efforts to provide innovative health care technology options for Veterans, especially in the areas of transportation. It highlights the innovative ways VA is working to increase access to care for rural Veterans.

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In this Issue

  • VA Doctor Survives Stroke with Help of VA TeleStroke Program He Helped Put in Place
  • VA-Funded Program Drove Rural Veterans More Than One Million Miles to Health Care Appointments
  • Regional VA Faith-based Outreach Events in July
  • VA Nationwide Baby Shower Goes Coast-to-Coast
  • Free Provider Dementia Education Curriculum from PACERS
  • The TeleSleep Program Helps Rural Veterans with Sleep Apnea
  • ORH Website Refresh Updates
  • Explore VA Helps Veterans One Day at a Time
  • Secretary’s Rural Health Advisory Committee Explores Biloxi Services
  • Sleep Study for Persian Gulf War Veterans

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