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About Quality of Care

Learn more about all of the resources and information the Quality of Care website has to offer.

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Immunization Awareness Month

August is Immunization Awareness Month, and we want to raise everyone’s awareness about the importance of keeping up with your vaccinations.

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Understand Your Condition

The first step in treating any medical issue is to learn about the disease. These online resources can help you understand your condition.

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What is Quality Care?

“Quality care” has many definitions, but at VA it means:

• The right type of care for your health condition
• Care that results in the best possible outcome for you
• Care delivered with attention to your concerns, needs, and life goals
• Care that keeps you safe from hazards and harm

VA strives to provide the highest quality care possible every day. This site will tell you how we’re doing! For more details about what this site has to offer, please visit our About Quality of Care page.



From VA’s Blog

Army Veteran views things differently with help of St. Louis VAMC blind rehab team

Kenneth James Cline receiving care at VA

Sgt. 1st. Class Kenneth James Cline is a bona fide hero, the kind people wave American flags for and parents point out to their children during parades.

Cline served as a combat engineer and a demolition specialist during his years of service in the Army from 1957-1978.  He was awarded the Bronze Star Medal and Army Commendation Medal with a “V” for his valorous acts during ground combat operations in Vietnam.   Read more.

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(l-r) Dr. George Cuesta and Vietnam Veteran Bruce Norman Taylor.

A West Point Graduate, son of a Marine Corps Korea War Veteran, Neuropsychologist Dr. George Cuesta is an Iraq War Veteran. He served with the 883rd Medical Company (Combat & Operational Stress Control) as a psychologist. Today, he works on assessing and treating Veterans who have symptoms related to dementia and stroke and brain injuries and those who have psychological injury related to war.  Read more.

 

Regional Stories

VA is constantly working to provide more excellent service and care for Veterans. This includes new programs and initiatives, advanced training, and renovations and improvements to enhance health care facilities. Each VA project is an opportunity to improve the delivery of services to America's heroes. Click on the region below to find out what's new in that area.

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