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February 20, 2013

VA Medical Van and the Mobile Vet Center on campus February 21

 

VA Medical Van and the Mobile Vet Center

On Campus

Thursday, February 21, 2013

10am to 2pm

Sycamore Lane (off Parking Lot A)

 

VA Mobile Medical Van - The MMV has space for veteran interviews including filling out enrollment paper work, and taking BP and other vital signs. It also includes one medical consultation room.

 

 Services Provided

  • Enrollment in the VA Health Care System including personal assistance completing paperwork
    *all veterans who are enrolling need to bring a copy of their DD-214
  • Medical visit with Physician or Nurse Practitioner
  • BP checks
  • Pulse oximetry (check oxygen level)
  • Appointment scheduling for VA clinics
  • Prescription refills (and new prescriptions for any problem evaluated during visit with physician)
  • Referrals for any specialist in the VA system
  • Referrals for x-rays and other radiology tests
  • Orders for blood tests (cholesterol, glucose, etc.)
  • Vaccines during the Fall  (October, November):  Flu, pneumonia, teta
  • Health Education

 

VA Mobile Vet Center - The MVC provides a broad range of counseling, outreach and referral services, to help veterans and their families successfully make post-war readjustments to civilian life. Private counseling space is provided.

Services Provided:

  • Benefits counseling
  • Social and economic post-war needs counseling
  • Sexual trauma referral services
  •  Marriage and family counseling
  •  Medical referrals
  •  Employment counseling, guidance and referrals
  • Community Education

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Last modified: August 17, 2011
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