Get the latest news from VA New Jersey-area medical centers and clinics. For more information about VA New Jersey health care, contact our Public Affairs Officer at 908-647-0180 ext. 21-4550 or email VANJHCSCommsTeam@va.gov.
VANJHCS offers new transportation program for medical care to local VeteransMay 19, 2023
Veterans are now able to participate in VA Uber Health Connect — an initiative which provides supplemental transportation to eligible Veterans needing access to and from medical care.
VA New Jersey Health Care System celebrates VA’s Health Professions Education WeekMarch 13, 2023
East Orange, New Jersey —The Department of Veterans Affairs recognizes contributions of VA faculty and academic partners during VA Health Professions Education Week 2023.
VA New York/New Jersey Healthcare Network Announces New Executive Medical Center DirectorJanuary 30, 2023
Patricia O’Kane Brings Leadership, Proven Experience to the VA New Jersey Healthcare System
VA New Jersey Health Care System encourages community to support local Veterans on GivingTuesdayNovember 29, 2022
East Orange, NJ — During GivingTuesday, November 29, VA New Jersey Health Care System encourages the community to help support local Veterans through charitable donations or volunteer opportunities.
VA awards $431 million in grants to help at-risk Veterans and their familiesAugust 10, 2022
On Aug. 1, the Department of Veterans Affairs awarded $431 million in grants to 258 non-profit organizations across the nation to help homeless and at-risk Veterans and their families.
VA Health And Benefits Mobile AppAugust 03, 2022
VA’s Health and Benefits mobile app was developed and launched in the Summer of 2021. We continue to make updates and improvements based on direct feedback from Veterans.
VA launches improved Access to Care websiteJuly 27, 2022
Based on Veteran feedback and VA Secretary Denis McDonough’s commitment to ensuring timely access to care, the Department of Veterans Affairs launched an improved Access to Care website
VHA Transitions to COVID-19 Operational Plan by Implementing Health Protection Levels to Enhance Safety of Veterans, Visitors and EmployeesMay 24, 2022
East Orange — Today, the VA New Jersey Health Care System is implementing COVID-19 Health Protection Levels as part VA’s consistent, nationwide approach for Veterans Health Administration (VHA) facilities to adjust COVID-19 safety protocols locally as needed.
VA New Jersey Health Care System observes 2022 National VA Research WeekMay 13, 2022
In recognition of National VA Research Week, May 16-20, VA New Jersey Health Care System honors VA researchers for their work in helping to improve the quality of life of Veterans across the country.
VA New Jersey Health Care System Celebrates Volunteers During National Volunteer WeekApril 19, 2022
In recognition of National Volunteer Week, April 17-23, the East Orange and Lyons Campus will honor its volunteers who support local Veterans with events throughout the week and a public campaign encouraging other citizens to give back.