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News Releases for VA Central Alabama health care.

CAVHCS participates in National Take Your Child to Work Day

May 03, 2022

Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System or CAVHCS participated in National Take Your Child to Work Day virtually on April 28 to give local Alabama students a glimpse into the VA health care system.

Central Alabama VA ask Veterans to not use Emergency Department for COVID-19 Testing

January 19, 2022

Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System asks Veterans not to use the Montgomery Campus Emergency Department for routine COVID-19 testing.

Central Alabama VA and Tuskegee University collaborate to meet a vital healthcare need

November 22, 2021

Registered Nurses are among the top Veterans Health Administration mission critical occupations.

Central Alabama VA and ASU join to prepare future Physical Therapy leaders

November 19, 2021

Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System (CAVHCS) and Alabama State University (ASU) are collaborating to educate and train future Doctors of Physical Therapy. The 10-year academic affiliation adds another discipline to their existing partnership.

CAVHCS Offering COVID-19 Booster Shots

October 28, 2021

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention identified and recommended several groups of people who should get a COVID-19 booster. Following this expanded guidance from CDC, VA can provide booster shots at sites offering Moderna and J&J/Janssen COVID-19 vaccines, as supply and capacity permits.

CAVHCS encourages everyone to reach out during the holiday season

October 22, 2021

VA’s top priority is to prevent suicide among Veterans, whether or not they receive care from within the VA health care system.

CAVHCS encourages Veterans to access breast health services during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 20, 2021

Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System or CAVHCS encourages women Veterans to get screened for breast cancer during October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

CAVHCS Reactivates Inpatient COVID-19 Unit

August 25, 2021

Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System reactivated its inpatient COVID-19 Unit Aug. 17.