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News Releases for San Francisco VA Health Care System

May 06, 2024

Dr. Cynthia Delgado, MD, FASN, of San Francisco VA Health Care System (SFVAHCS) was named one of TIME’s most influential individuals in the world of health right now.

April 05, 2024

Bruce Ovbiagele, M.D., FACP, will receive the W. Lester Henry Award for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion from the American College of Physicians (ACP), a national organization of internal medicine physicians.

July 26, 2023

Today, San Francisco VA Medical Center announced that it received a 4-star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

March 13, 2023

The Department of Veterans Affairs recognizes contributions of VA faculty and academic partners during VA Health Professions Education Week 2023.

February 16, 2023

As part of VA’s nationwide goal to house 38,000 homeless Veterans in 2022, the San Francisco VA Health Care System has provided 547 permanent housing placements to homeless Veterans.

January 24, 2023

On January 9, 2023, San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC) earned the Silver Level Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation (GEDA) from the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP).

January 12, 2023

A new study shows how wrist-activity biomarkers could have utility as screening tools for adverse symptom outcomes after trauma exposure.

December 20, 2022

San Francisco VA Health Care System and University of California San Francisco (UCSF) researcher Kristine Yaffe, MD named as the recipient of the 2022 John B. Barnwell Award.

December 02, 2022

On December 2, 2022, San Francisco VA Health Care System (SFVAHCS) celebrated the opening of a new Memory Care Unit within the Community Living Center (CLC), located on the San Francisco VA Medical Center Campus.

August 29, 2022

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jia F. Li as Medical Center Director for San Francisco VA Health Care System (SFVAHCS) in San Francisco, California.