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Get the latest news from VA Puget Sound-area medical centers and clinics. For more information about VA Puget Sound health care, contact our Public Affairs Office at 206-277-1711 or publicaffairspugetsound@va.gov

Congresswoman Marilyn Strickland to kick-off VA Puget Sound’s Olympia Outpatient Clinic opening

August 09, 2021

VA Puget Sound Health Care System will hold a grand opening ceremony (includes tours) for its new Olympia Community Based Outpatient Clinic on August 12 from 10 to 11 a.m.

Congresswoman Kim Schrier helps kick-off VA Puget Sound's Puyallup clinic grand opening event

July 09, 2021

VA Puget Sound Health Care System announced today the opening of its new Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) in Puyallup, Washington as part of its ongoing primary care expansion plans to better serve Veterans.

Rep. Kim Schrier to kick-off VA Puget Sound’s Puyallup Clinic grand opening July 9

July 06, 2021

VA Puget Sound Health Care System will hold a grand opening ceremony (includes tours) for its new Puyallup Community Based Outpatient Clinic on July 9 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. All are welcome to join.

VA Puget Sound Health Care System announces opening of Community Based Outpatient Clinic in Edmonds

June 14, 2021

VA Puget Sound Health Care System announced today the opening of its new Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) in Edmonds, Washington as part of its ongoing primary care expansion plans to better serve Veterans.

VA Puget Sound Health Care System Annual Report

May 27, 2021

The Annual Report is a look back at the accomplishments of the previous year at VA Puget Sound Health Care System.

VA Puget Sound surpasses 82,000 vaccine doses

May 06, 2021

VA Puget Sound Health Care System’s goal all along has been to vaccinate its health care eligible Veterans and newly eligible Veterans, spouses, caregivers, and recipients of Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veteran Affairs (CHAMPVA) as quickly as it received the vaccines.

VA Puget Sound continues drive-thru and rural COVID-19 vaccine clinics

April 27, 2021

VA Puget Sound Health Care System continues drive-thru and rural COVID-19 vaccine clinics under its Rural Health Initiative, which kicked off March 4, 2021 with its first visit to Little Creek Casino Resort in Shelton.

Standing up against sexual harassment, sexual assault, and domestic violence

April 13, 2021

“We, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, pledge to never commit, excuse or stay silent about sexual harassment, sexual assault, or domestic violence against others,” is the White Ribbon VA pledge being taken by employees throughout VA Puget Sound across Western Washington.

Giving a voice to military sexual trauma during Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April 01, 2021

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM)

VA Puget Sound Health Care System begins Janssen COVID-19 Vaccinations

March 11, 2021

VA Puget Sound Health Care System will begin COVID-19 vaccination with the Janssen vaccine today following the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Emergency Use Authorization for this vaccine.