• VA nurse executive volunteers over 300 hours to administer vaccines

    Nurse executive La Tara Miller volunteered more than 300 hours providing COVID-19 relief in her community. “I felt like I had to do something. Nurse practitioner or nurse executive, I’m always a nurse.”

  • Home-based care expands for vulnerable Veterans in Southern Colorado

    Southern Colorado home-based primary care team sees patients in their homes. “We see them so often they don’t have to go to the hospital or the emergency room. We’re able to keep them in their home.”

  • Take advantage of protected training time through VA’s nurse residency program

    VA’s nurse residency program helps newly licensed nurses get ready to address the unique health care needs of Veterans.

  • Two VA nurses named “Star Nurses”

    Nurse practitioner Emily Comstock and registered nurse Yolanda Flores have been recognized as “Star Nurses” by The Washington Post and American Nursing Association.

  • Watches provide health care connections for Veterans

    Technology is a powerful tool for improving Veterans’ health care plans. Read how Kimberly Braswell, a cardiology nurse in Florida, is using smart watches to help Veterans monitor their own health.

  • VA Nurse Practitioner recognized with national award

    Melissa Fadipe, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, a nurse practitioner at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center, is the recipient of the 2019 Magnet Nurse of the Year Award for Transformational Leadership.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Army, Air Force Veteran Elis Salamone

    Lieutenant Colonel Elis Salamone served for 29 years, including some time in the U.S. Army, Army Reserves and the U.S. Air Force.

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  • Save the date: VA’s mental health trainee hiring event

    VA is excited to launch the first ever VA Mental […]

  • Q&A with mental health nurse practitioner Dr. Mary Lilly: mental health hiring initiative

    Recently, we connected with Dr. Mary Lilly to talk about […]

  • Q&A with VA psychiatric nurse practitioner Lisa Wratchford

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