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News releases for VA Long Beach health care.

VA National Research Program Enrolls One Millionth Veteran with VA Long Beach Leading the Nation in Enrollment

November 22, 2023

LONG BEACH, CA – Today, the VA Long Beach Healthcare System announced that it recruited the highest number of Veterans in the VA Million Veteran Program out of 79 VA healthcare systems. VA Long Beach was one of two VA facilities that recruited more than 30,000 Veterans to participate in the program.

VA Long Beach Healthcare System Veteran Resource Center Grand Opening

February 23, 2023

VA Long Beach Healthcare System will celebrate the Grand Opening of the Veteran Resource Center on March 7, 2023, at building 165 at the Tibor Rubin VA Medical Center.

Tibor Rubin VA Medical Center Department of Radiation Oncology Awarded Full Accreditation

February 17, 2023

LONG BEACH, Calif. – The Tibor Rubin VA Medical Center, Department of Radiation Oncology was awarded full accreditation by the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) APEx - Accreditation Program for Excellence® for a three-year term starting January 25, 2023.

VA Long Beach Healthcare System Holds PACT Act Event

January 06, 2023

VA Long Beach Healthcare System is holding a PACT Act Event for Veterans and their survivors at the Santa Ana Community Based Outpatient Clinic at 1506 Brookhollow Dr # 100, Santa Ana, CA 92705 on Saturday, January 21st, 2023 from 8am-4pm.

VA Long Beach Healthcare System Celebrates Grand Opening of New VA Clinic in Placentia

September 30, 2022

A new state-of-the-art facility to better serve Veterans in Northern Orange County

VA Long Beach to Host Mega Hiring Fair

July 14, 2022

VA Long Beach Healthcare System will be holding a large-scale hiring fair on Saturday, July 16, 2022, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. to fill up to 280 positions throughout the medical center.

VA Long Beach Announces First-Place Winners at National Art Competition

April 29, 2022

VA Long Beach Healthcare System is proud to announce that five of its enrolled Veterans won first place at the National Veterans Creative Arts Competition, which received nearly three thousand entries.

VA Long Beach Expands Surgical Services to Include Neurosurgery

March 15, 2022

VA Long Beach Healthcare System will soon begin performing neurosurgery – elective, urgent and emergent – in-house, in lieu of referring Veterans to another VA facility and/or community partner.

Veterans Share Their Emotions through Video and Win First Place

March 09, 2022

Two Veterans won First Place in the Drama: Multimedia Video category of the 2021 National Veterans Creative Arts Festival with their video It’s not Just Photography created as part of the Creative Arts and Humanities Program of VA Long Beach Healthcare System.

VA Long Beach Nursing Home Rated Top Performer

January 31, 2022

Press Ganey surveyed VA nursing homes nationwide and identified the Community Living Center located at VA Long Beach Healthcare System’s Tibor Rubin VA Medical Center as the top performer on key priorities established for 2021.