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Walkin' and a Rollin' 2023-VA2K

The thirteenth annual VA2k took place on May 17, 2023, at USS Bullhead Park under partly cloudy skies with perfect springtime temps, making this the ideal outdoor event of the year.

Team OIT

Updated Masking Guidelines

Effective June 2, 2023, an updated masking policy went into effect for the Raymond G. Murphy VA Medical Center and our New Mexico VA outpatient clinics and facilities.

New Mexico VA Medical Center Renames its Chapel in Honor of the Four Chaplains

On February 3, 2023, a renaming ceremony took place at the Raymond G. Murphy Medical Center’s chapel. The hospital chapel’s name was officially changed to Dorchester Chapel in honor of the Four Chaplains that died during the sinking of the USAT Dorchester that took place 80 years ago, this month.

Dorchester Chapel

Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Vietnam Veteran Gives Back to Community Through Art

Army Vietnam Veteran and native New Mexican, George Herman-Salas creates bronze sculptures, paints and creates metal art centered around his military experiences and New Mexico history.

George Herman-Salas