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Milwaukee VA takes lead in wheelchair concussion assessment

Just like athletes in traditional sports, wheelchair athletes can suffer injuries.

Wheelchair lacrosse game

Old Main renovation reaps national honors

The renovation of Old Main into housing for Veterans has reaped a prestigious national award.

Medical center award for Old Main renovation

Milwaukee VA at forefront of groundbreaking carpal tunnel procedure

A groundbreaking surgery that can have carpal tunnel sufferers back at work in a matter of days instead of weeks or months is being performed at the Milwaukee VA Medical Center.

carpal tunnel procedure

Reach Out initiative aims to curb Veteran suicides

Preventing suicide by Veterans could be as easy as two words: Reach out.

Dr. Bert Berger, head of mental health services for the Milwaukee VA Medical Center, talks to media after a kickoff event for the initiative, aimed at curbing Veterans suicide.

Help protect yourself and others: Get the shot

COVID-19 cases are surging. Hospitals are full. What can you do to stay safe and healthy? Get the shot.

Vet getting COVID booster

Vets get creative for annual festival

A number of works by local Veterans will be eligible for national recognition as part of the National Veterans Creative Arts Festival.

Artwork by Mark Lewis

Milwaukee VA honored for reducing food waste

A program that reduces food waste at the Milwaukee VA Medical Center – and helps feed Veterans in need -- has received accolades from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.

Food Service workers pose with certificate

Getting a shot? Know where to go!

Coming to the Milwaukee VA Medical Center for a COVID-19 vaccination/booster or flu shot? Here’s what you need to know:

Map to ZIHP/Quick Shot

Milwaukee VA employee is Wisconsin Woman Veteran of Year

Caring. Advocating. Motivating. Inspiring. Mentoring.

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers presents Darcie Greuel with the Wisconsin Woman Veteran of the Year award.