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Montana VA to hold grand opening event for new VA clinic in Missoula

Montana VA Health Care System is excited to celebrate the grand opening of the new David J. Thatcher VA clinic at 11 a.m. on Jan. 28 in Missoula.

The New David J. Thatcher VA Clinic opens on Jan. 28 in Missoula. The new 60,000 square-foot facility will serve more than 5,000 Montana Veterans in the Missoula area.

Upholding Valor podcast: Nell Bright, World War II WASP pilot

They were pioneers during a time their country needed them most, yet they were also America’s best kept secret until recently. The Women Air Force Service Pilots of World War II paved the way for women in the military today. 100 year old WASP Veteran Nell Bright is the epitome of Upholding Valor.

Nell Bright

Video - Learning from the Past - Positioning for the Future

Throughout the Montana VA Healthcare System, everyone worked tirelessly to care for our Veteran population as the COVID-19 pandemic arrived in the United States.

A Veteran receives a vaccine from a health care worker

Montana VA Health Care System Begins Offering COVID-19 Boosters

Helena, Mont.— The Montana VA Health Care System (Montana VA) launches its COVID booster shot vaccination campaign Nov. 4. Veterans and their spouses, household family members, and caregivers are eligible to receive the Moderna and Janssen (J&J) through Montana VA.

The Montana VA Health Care System launches its COVID booster shot campaign Nov. 4 in Billings and will be followed by a three-day booster clinic for Helena-area Veterans from Nov. 8-10 before expanding to locations in Havre, Lewistown, Missoula, Butte, Kalispell, Great Falls and Bozeman.

Get the flu shot & not the flu

By getting the flu shot, we set ourselves up to be as healthy as possible. Plus, the healthy habits you have adopted—covering your cough, washing your hands often, and staying home when you are sick—will continue to protect us all as we enter flu season.

Get the flu shot and not the flu

Montana VA tops 10,000 Veterans vaccinated

Dear Montana Veterans - You did it! As of last week, 10,000 Montana Veterans have decided to serve their friends, families, and neighbors and get their COVID-19 vaccine from MTVAHCS.

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Pilot and VA Employee Howls for Health Care

Pilot and VA employee Kevin Danz is right in the mix of the Howling for Health Care trend to recognize health care workers and first responders during the current health crisis.

Pilot Kevin Danz and TV weatherman Curtis Grevenitz get ready for takeoff.