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News Releases for VA Central Iowa health care.

Central Iowa VA to hold Onboarding Surge Event

November 07, 2022

Veterans Affairs Central Iowa is working to streamline the onboarding process by hosting an Onboarding Surge Event designed to allow incoming employees who have received a tentative job offer access to all requirements for employment at one place and one time.

VA Central Iowa Healthcare System provides flu shots and resources to more than 700 Veterans at annual drive-through event

October 03, 2022

A total of 732 Veterans, caregivers and family members received information or got their annual flu shots or both as they drove through the third annual Drive Through Shot Clinic and Resource Fair.

VA Central Iowa Healthcare System encourages Des Moines Metro Area landlords to advocate for homeless Veterans

September 01, 2022

In response to the ongoing affordable housing crisis, the VA Central Iowa Healthcare System is encouraging local landlords to support its homeless Veterans program, which provides rental subsidies and landlord support for approximately 165 Veterans and their families in the Des Moines area.

Des Moines VA Opens Community Living Center

August 29, 2022

VA of Central Iowa will celebrate the opening of a new Community Living Center (CLC) facility with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 2 p.m. August 30, at 3600-30th Street Des Moines, Building 25.

South Des Moines VA Clinic for Primary Care opens with ribbon-cutting ceremony

August 18, 2022

VA of Central Iowa celebrated the opening of its new, South Des Moines Primary Care Clinic with a ribbon-cutting ceremony today at 1211 East Army Post Road near the Southridge Mall complex.

VA opening new South Des Moines Clinic for Primary Care

August 01, 2022

VA of Central Iowa is opening a new Primary Care Clinic in South Des Moines at 1211 E. Army Post Road in the Southridge Mall complex in a building formerly occupied by the Toys R Us chain. The public is invited to attend a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the facility at 3 p.m. on Aug. 17.

Staff doing mulch more for Veterans

June 30, 2022

Staff at the VA Central Iowa are planting seeds of healing.