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News Releases for VA Syracuse Health Care.

Syracuse VA Approves New Provider for St. Lawrence County Community Based Outpatient Clinic

July 28, 2021

STG International Replaces Sterling Medical

Syracuse VA Medical Center to Conduct COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at Tompkins Cortland Community Based Outpatient Clinic Thursday June 10th

June 02, 2021

Syracuse VA Medical Center will hold a COVID-19 vaccination clinic with the Janssen (J&J) vaccine at the Tompkins Cortland Community Based Outpatient Clinic Thursday June 10th from 10am to 2pm. The Clinic is located at 1451 Dryden Road in Freeville, NY 13068.

Syracuse VA Medical Center Emergency Department Recognized as a Level 2 Geriatric Emergency Department by the American College of Emergency Physicians

May 18, 2021

The American College of Emergency Physicians’ (ACEP) Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation (GEDA) program has announced that the Syracuse VA Medical Center’s Emergency Department has achieved the Silver Standard- Level 2 GEDA accreditation.

Syracuse VA Medical Center to Conduct COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at Canton VFW Sunday, May 16th

May 10, 2021

Syracuse VA Medical Center will hold a COVID-19 vaccination clinic with the Moderna and J&J vaccines at the Canton, NY VFW on Sunday, May 16th from 10am to 2pm. The VFW is located at 34 Gouverneur Street.

Syracuse VA Medical Center to Conduct COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at Canton VFW Sunday, May 16th

May 07, 2021

Syracuse VA Medical Center will hold a COVID-19 vaccination clinic with the Moderna and J&J vaccines at the Canton, NY VFW on Sunday, May 16th from 10am to 2pm. The VFW is located at 34 Gouverneur Street.

Syracuse VA Medical Center to Conduct Janssen COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic in Oswego

April 07, 2021

Syracuse VA Medical Center, in conjunction with the Oswego County Veterans Service Agency, will hold a COVID-19 vaccination clinic with the Johnson & Johnson one-shot Janssen Vaccine in Oswego on Sunday, April 18th.

Syracuse VA Medical Center Begins Johnson & Johnson Janssen COVID-19 Vaccinations

April 07, 2021

Appointments available April 11-12 for all Veterans

Syracuse VA Medical Center Opens COVID-19 Vaccination Appointments to Veterans of All Ages

March 24, 2021

Syracuse VA Medical Center, as well as associated Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC’s) in Rome, Binghamton, and Watertown, have expanded COVID-19 vaccination appointment eligibility to all enrolled Veterans regardless of age.

Public virtual listening session Friday, April 2, 2021

March 22, 2021

Syracuse VA Medical Center is hosting a public virtual listening session Friday, April 2nd to hear from Veterans on how to design a health care system of the future and grow services for Veterans in a way that reinforces VA’s role as a national leader in health care.

Syracuse VA Medical Center Modifies Overall Visitation Policy

March 15, 2021

Syracuse VA Medical Center announced today that it has modified the patient visitation restrictions that were mandated during the earlier prevalence of COVID-19.