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In the spotlight at VA South Texas

Del Rio: No Veteran Left Behind

Continuing their “No Veteran Left Behind” tour, the South Texas VA once again hit the road with a caravan of specialists.

A man is testing medical equipment out at a health fair as he sits in front a of a nurse.

South Texas VA gets creative for Veterans Day Celebration

The South Texas Veterans Health Care System (STVHCS) and its Fisher House love celebrating Veterans Day, but COVID-19 has made that a challenge.

Home of the Brave group

STVHCS Awarded Simulation Center Accreditation

What started off with a few manikins and task trainers at the South Texas Veterans Health Care System (STVHCS), has grown into a full-blown Simulation Center primarily thanks to the efforts of Simulation Program Director, Debbie Bartoshevich.

A group of nurses try their hand at reviving a manikin that is in medical trouble.

The future of medicine is in your genes

The South Texas Veterans Health Care System is enrolling Veterans into the Million Veteran Program, a National research program that studies how differences in genes, lifestyle and military experiences affect Veterans' health and illnesses.

Simulation: giving clinicians HRO tools

The game-like atmosphere is by design, keeping the clinicians engaged and excited.

Two nurses are standing in front of a manikin