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Purple Heart Recipient, World War II Veteran Receives Healthcare at VA Loma Linda

William Ahlborn was living on his parents’ farm near Riverside, California when he was drafted into the Army in 1943. He was only 18 years old.

William and Paula Ahlborn speak to a member of VA Loma Linda Healthcare System's ELT.

Free flu shots for Veterans

VA Loma Linda Healthcare System is providing free seasonal flu shots to eligible Veterans September 1, 2023, through March 31, 2024.

VA Loma Linda partners with March Air Reserve Base to recertify Medical Technicians

March Air Reserve Base personnel partnered with VA Loma Linda healthcare teams in critical care areas such as the emergency department and intensive care unit to recertify certain skills such as suturing, orthopedic splinting and more at Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans’ Hospital last week.

Air Force Master Sgt. Tara Marino draws blood from a patient at Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans’ Hospital in Loma Linda, California, August 16, 2023. Marino was one of three Air Force Reservists that drilled at the hospital to recertify medical skills such as drawing blood, suturing and orthopedic splinting. (Photo by Public Affairs Specialist Roger Deguzman)

Team Cardiology keeps things pumping at VA Loma Linda

Eighty-six thousand four hundred — the average number of heart beats in a twenty-four hour period. Two million, eight hundred fifty thousand — the average number of heart beats our cardiology team is responsible for in that same twenty-four hour period.

VA Loma Linda celebrates Women’s Health Center with Veterans and community

VA Loma Linda Healthcare System’s women Veteran care team hosted an open house at the Women's Health Center March 31.

VA Loma Linda leadership cut ribbon at Women's Health Center open house.

Be Vigilant of PACT Act Scams

The recently signed PACT Act brings new opportunities for expanded health care and benefits to Veterans. It also presents opportunity for scammers to commit fraud against Veterans. Protect yourself with these tips.

cybersecurity graphics show cell phone, computers

Emerging leaders’ graduates receive leadership wisdom to guide their journey

Eight newly minted leaders celebrated their accomplishments during the Emerging Leaders Program graduation ceremony hosted by VA Loma Linda Healthcare System’s Education Service here December 7.

Group photo of Emerging Leaders program graduates and Executive Leadership team

Veterans Day Celebrations Nov. 10

Veterans and the community are invited to VA Loma Linda Healthcare System’s Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 10 at the Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans Hospital auditorium at 11 a.m.

Photo of three Veterans. Info about VA Loma Linda Veterans Day celebrations November 10th

Women’s comprehensive primary care moves to new location Sept. 12

Women Veterans’ comprehensive primary care services are moving from the Juliet Clinic at the Ambulatory Care Center to the Women’s Health Center at 10391 Corporate Drive in Redlands Sept. 12. Women Veterans enrolled at VA Loma Linda Healthcare System will receive care at the new location.

Women's Health Center Move Flyer

Veterans get landscape update at Community Living Center

VA Loma Linda Healthcare System’s Center for Development and Civic Engagement coordinated a special landscaping project to benefit Veterans at the Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans' Hospital Community Living Center Aug. 18 and 19.

landscaped outdoor patio