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Northern Arizona VA Health Care System

 

Local Features

NAVAHCS Public Affairs Officer presenting a Vietnam Veteran his pin and coin at the Kingman Clinic Open House EventHonoring Vietnam Era Veterans
Vietnam Era Veterans are honored on a regular basis at NAVAHCS. Employees present the 50th Anniversary Vietnam Era Lapel Pin as well as the unique NAVAHCS Welcome Home Coin.
Tina Palone and her son CJ PaloneNAVAHCS Employees Serving in the Military
Over forty percent of NAVAHCS staff are Veterans and several are serving in the National Guard and Reserves. Recently two employees were nominated for awards because of their outstanding duty in their Reserve Unit.
Vietnam War Veteran Matt Fogata with Supervisor Smith - Yavapai Board of SupervisorsNational Salute to Veterans Week
Each year the VA honors our Veterans during the week of Valentine’s Day for National Salute to Veterans Week. VIPs, guests and visitors meet Veterans, shaking their hands and thank them for their service.
The Mooring Painting - Donated to NAVAHCS75th Anniversary of the Attack on Pearl Harbor
This year marks the 75th Anniversary of the Attack on Pearl Harbor. A painting of the U.S.S. Arizona was donated to the Medical Center to honor all of the service members who died on December 7, 1941.
Veterans Day Parade 2016 Color Guard - Sons of the American RevolutionVeterans Day Parade 2016
This year’s Veterans Day Parade was amazing. There were over 90 entries and a ton of support and participation from our community. Thank You to ALL of our Veterans; Our Nation’s heroes.
Lisa Pelaez, SimMan Larry and Myra WhittSimulation Lab Open House Event
The NAVAHCS Simulation Center had an Open House event earlier this month to celebrate its ongoing development as a learning resource for clinical practice for all healthcare disciplines.
Veteran Lillian Clonts with Dr. Denise WeilAnthem Clinic Open House Event
Last month the Anthem Clinic hosted a very successful Event. Veterans, friends, family members, employees and community partners attended the first ever Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) Open House for NAVAHCS.
Veteran with Telehealth equipmentTelehealth For Our Veterans
Telehealth Services have been offered to Veterans at Northern Arizona VA Health Care System (NAVAHCS) for over six years. Veterans have the opportunity to meet with their providers without driving to Prescott.
Dorothy Walker - Volunteer at NAVAHCS for 16 years70th Anniversary of VAVS
This is the 70th Anniversary of Veterans Affairs Voluntary Service (VAVS) and Northern Arizona VA Health Care System (AVAHCS) has the opportunity to recognize our amazing volunteers for everything they do.
Dr.. Piatt, Acting Medical Center Director with a Vietnam VeteranVietnam Veteran 50th Anniversary Commemoration
Our medical center leadership created a special coin to recognize our Vietnam Era Veterans on the Vietnam War 50th Anniversary. We acknowledge our Vietnam Era Veterans,welcome them home and present them with our coin.

From the Veterans Health Administration

Doca Merdjanoska, surgical department nurse at the VA Central California HealthFresno VA Medical Center's Nurse of the Year
Meet Doca Merdjanoska from Macedonia, one of VA's top nurses. Our continuing series of outstanding VA employees features a surgical department nurse at the Fresno VA Medical Center.
Putting sunblock on your skinVeterans: Protect Your Skin and Your Hearing
Veterans: Do you know the difference in Ultraviolet B and Ultraviolet A sun's rays? And what is a safe decibel (dB) level of noise? Here are a few quick handy answers just in time for summer.
Portrait of the Graves family.A Veteran's Final Hours at a VA Hospital
Carol Graves, wife of Army Veteran C.A. Graves, said her 76-year-old husband received the utmost respect and kindness during the last few days of his life at the VA hospital in Shreveport, La.
People KayakingVA and Healing Powers of Nature Rescue Vet
When the transition to civilian life left an Air Force Veteran in a dark place, he turned to VA and nature for help. There is so much healing that goes on when you are alone surrounded by nature.
Male Veteran standing beside a horse.Veterans Conquer Depression with Equine Therapy
For some Veterans coping with depression, post-traumatic stress and even physical pain, spending some quality time with a horse (also known as equine therapy) might just be the perfect remedy.
Postpartum Depression Affects One-in-Seven New MothersWomen Veterans: Help for Postpartum Depression
Pregnant Women Veterans have an increased likelihood of a mental health issue and a higher risk for postpartum depression. Learn the symptoms and treatment options from VA's Women's Health Services.
Nurse Deb Lamberton provides relief during family members most stressful time. VA Nurse Helps Veterans Families, in Her Free Time
VA nurse Deb Lamberton knows how stressful it is for families during a Veteran's final days so she volunteers on her own time to provide them with stress relieving massages.
Two male veterans, seated, having a conversation.AF Veteran Helping Veterans Out of Addiction
Air Force Veteran Willie DeWayne Raulerson had been drinking for 50 years. But when he finally decided to ask VA for help he found not only sobriety, but a purpose in life.
Dave Miller assists homeless VeteransMarine Veteran is VA's Male Volunteer of the Year
Marine Corps Veteran David Miller has been volunteering at VA for over 25 years and has been named the 2017 National Male Volunteer of the Year. Miller served in Vietnam during the TET II offensive.
An elderly male Veteran in a wheelchair, entering a van.VA Helps Vietnam Veteran Get His Life Back
Dale Herb's life came to a grinding halt about a year ago when he lost the use of his legs and couldn't leave his home. Today, thanks to a little help from the VA, he's completely mobile again.

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