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Get the latest news from VA Eastern Colorado-area medical centers and clinics. For more information about VA Eastern Colorado health care, contact our public affairs office at 303-399-8020.

VA ECHCS partners with Vitalant to meet blood need

January 21, 2022

VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System (ECHCS) joined a nationwide effort to fight the shortage of lifesaving blood during the COVID-19 pandemic.

VA ECHCS to host hiring fair in Aurora

November 12, 2021

VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System (ECHCS) will host a hiring fair Nov. 13 at Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center in Aurora.

VA ECHCS offers free ride-sharing services for COVID-19 vaccinations

November 09, 2021

VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System (ECHCS) today announced an ability for Veterans to use ride-sharing services at no cost for COVID-19 vaccinations.

Chat app now available for scheduling, pharmacy

November 05, 2021

Eastern Colorado Veterans can now chat live with primary care schedulers and pharmacy representatives through the VA Health Chat app between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday-Friday.

VA ECHCS to offer ‘boo-the-flu’ drive-thru, ‘boo-sters’ too

October 28, 2021

VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System (ECHCS) will provide Veterans two drive-through “boo-the-flu” vaccine clinics Oct. 30. Vaccine teams in Aurora and Colorado Springs will greet Veterans with Halloween costumes and treats.

VA ECHCS to host hiring fair in Aurora

October 26, 2021

VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System (ECHCS) will host a hiring fair Oct. 30 at Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center in Aurora.

VA ECHCS begins COVID-19 boosters, offers drive-through clinics

September 29, 2021

VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System (ECHCS) announced today COVID-19 vaccine booster shot availably during drive-through clinics in October.

VA ECHCS to host hiring fair in Colorado Springs

September 14, 2021

VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System (ECHCS) will host a hiring fair Sept. 18 at PFC Floyd K. Lindstrom VA Clinic in Colorado Springs.

VA resource fair scheduled as caregiver support expands for Veterans

June 15, 2021

The VA is expanding its caregiver support to cover Veterans of all eras. Expecting a 10-fold increase in applications this year, the VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System caregiver support team is providing a resource fair June 18 in El Paso County.

VA is protecting and serving all of America

May 01, 2020

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today announced it is helping 38 states and territories with their response to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), providing care, services and supplies to hundreds of non-Veterans in this time of uncertainty.