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Lab Olympics – Celebrating Medical Laboratory Professionals Week 2024

At Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, tucked in the America Wing on the 2nd Floor, 80+ wonderful laboratory employees are working around the clock to provide excellent patient care.

Banner for Lab Week showing Lab staff

2024 Solar Eclipse. Be Prepared

For just 3 minutes and 49 seconds, a total solar eclipse will best be experienced right here in Indianapolis. This will be the first total eclipse since 2017 and will be the last until August 2024!

Stylized eclipse

Clothesline Project T-Shirt Design Workshops

The Clothesline Project is a program that began in 1990 from Cape Cod, MA, to address the issue of violence against women.

Diverse group of watercolor style illustrated heads

Honoring Women’s History Month

The Declaration of Independence recognized the United States as an independent nation, declaring that “all men are created equal.” Unfortunately this clause meant that “all white males with property” were created equal.

Abstract artistic depiction featuring 2 women in celebration of Women's History Month

As we approach the holiday season, we understand this time of year can bring a unique set of challenges, especially for Veterans.

Man sitting in forest with earbuds.

Drive-thru Clinic Available for Flu Vaccine for Indiana Veterans

Getting a flu vaccine is more important than ever this year to minimize the risk of illness and possible hospitalization. Hand washing, face coverings and social distancing are all important in eliminating infections.

Drive Thru Flu Clinic

Body Cameras for Veteran Health Indiana Law Enforcement Officers

We are excited to share Veteran Health Indiana Police Officers are now utilizing body worn cameras.  Body cameras help keep our officers, Veterans, employees, and community members safe.

Body Camera

Adopt-A-Pot

Help beautify for the summer by volunteering to adopt one of the many planters and flowerpots around the Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center main campus.

Adopt-a-pot banner

Updated Masking Guidelines

Effective immediately, masking continues to be required for staff, Veterans, and visitors while in the high-risk areas.

Covid19-Masking Updates banner

Vietnam Veteran Serving Again at Brownsburg VA Clinic as a Volunteer

Fossil Bates, 77, is a Vietnam Veteran, who served in-country with the U.S. Army from 1966 to 1968 with the C Battery, 2nd Battalion, 35th Artillery.

U.S. Army Veteran, Fossil Bates