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Charles George VAMC restricts visitation to help ensure patient, staff safety

January 07, 2022

With the rise in COVID-19 cases in Western North Carolina, Charles George VA Medical Center is immediately restricting visitation in its efforts to safeguard patients and staff against the transmission of the virus.

WNC VA Health Care System appoints deputy chief of staff

January 07, 2022

The Western North Carolina VA Health Care System has a new Deputy Chief of Staff.

WNC VA Health Care System partners with NCWorks to host VA job fair

January 07, 2022

The Western North Carolina VA Health Care System is looking for some new employees. The Health Care System has partnered with NC Works – the state’s workforce development center – to host a job fair Jan. 19, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the NCWorks Career Center in Asheville.

WNC VA Health Care System: New screeners start Wednesday

December 14, 2021

There will soon be some new faces and uniforms at the entrances of Western North Carolina VA Health Care System facilities.

Western North Carolina VA Health Care System fills three key positions

October 18, 2021

The Western North Carolina VA Health Care System has recently filled three key positions. The positions include: Facility Management Service Chief; Quality Management Service Chief; and Privacy Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Officer.

Drive-through Flu Shot Clinics begin Monday

September 16, 2021

The Western North Carolina VA Health Care System will begin offering drive-through Flu Shot clinics next week. This will allow Veterans to avoid crowded waiting rooms, and get their shots in the comfort of their own cars.

CGVAMC announces new chief of staff

August 30, 2021

Charles George VA Medical Center has announced that Dr. Ashfaq Ahsanuddin, MD, has accepted its chief of staff position.

WNC VA Health Care System to begin giving flu shots

August 26, 2021

It's that time of year again -- flu season. And with it comes the potential to contract the flu. Well, we have good news! The Western North Carolina VA Health Care System now has flu shots available for Veterans enrolled in health care here.

Charles George VA Medical Center CLC gets grammatical in creating memorial

August 24, 2021

A lot of thought went into the plaque adorning the Memorial Wall at Charles George VA Medical Center’s Community Living Center in Asheville, North Carolina.

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March 15, 2021

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