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News releases for VA Houston Health Care.

Houston VA receives National Award for Outstanding Nursing Quality

November 15, 2021

VA Medical Center secures one of the top spots in the nation for excellence in nursing at an academic medical center

COVID Boosters Available

September 28, 2021

Booster shots of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine are now available at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center (MEDVAMC) and 8 of our VA community outpatient clinics.

Houston VA Regional Office hiring staff to help expedite VA claims process

September 21, 2021

Apply today! This is an exciting opportunity to work at VA and make a difference in the lives of Veterans.

VA researchers’ guidelines on electronic health records adopted into Medicare policy

September 13, 2021

Guides developed by VA researchers to promote safe use of electronic health records are part of a new federal policy on Medicare reimbursement to hospitals.

VA clinical breakthrough study shows effective male UTI treatments in just seven days

August 03, 2021

VA clinical breakthrough study shows effective male UTI treatments in just seven days.

VA Secretary recognizes Houston VA nurse for dedication, service to Veterans

May 13, 2021

A Houston VA nurse recently won the national Secretary’s Award for Excellence in Nursing and Advancement of Nursing Programs for helping to improve health care services for Veterans.

New Humble VA Clinic now open

May 07, 2021

Houston VA is bringing more health care closer to your home! We are proud to offer Veterans primary care, mental health and phlebotomy services in a beautiful new outpatient clinic, located in Humble, Texas.