Skip to Content

Stories

Read about what's happening in our VA Charleston health care community.

In the spotlight at VA Charleston

Study shows VA provides the best in diabetes care

In a recent multi-center study comparing diabetes care between the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and non-VA sites, it was determined that care was better managed within the VA.

Dr. Florez works with a patient at the Ralph H. Johnson VA Health Care System.
In the spotlight at VA Charleston

A True Calling

In any organization, experience allows for a more knowledgeable workforce and leads to a better customer experience. At the Ralph H. Johnson VA Health Care System, this has never been truer than in looking at its Chaplain Service.

The Chaplain Services team

Getting healthy: setting goals for 2018

As the first of January rolls around, a new year begins and traditionally with that comes resolutions. Frequently these goals revolve around getting fit, losing weight and staying healthy.

Helping Veterans combat lung cancer

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), regular health exams and tests are important to detect problems before they start, or find problems early, when chances for successful treatment and cures are high.