Telehealth improves heart care for Veterans
Heart failure is one of the leading causes of hospitalizations nationwide.
provides care to Veterans with heart failure through its specialized
heart failure clinics, pharmacists, and the Remote Patient Monitoring –
Home Telehealth (RPM–HT) program. Veterans enrolled in RPM–HT can
receive remote monitoring technologies to track their weight, blood
pressure and heart rate daily.
Questions for VA? Try the new “Ask VA” portal
you want to find more information on VA benefits and services? Do you
have a question, concern, recommendation, or compliment for VA? Then use
the new “Ask VA” portal!
The portal provides you with an easier, faster and more convenient way to get your questions answered.
From cleaning bathrooms to running a National Cemetery
Navy Veteran Victor Vasquez became the director of Santa Fe and Fort
Bayard National Cemeteries in New Mexico, he was cleaning bathrooms and
emptying trash cans at a VA clinic.
all started when he lost his job as a software project manager. He
turned to the Compensated Work Therapy Program at the El Paso VA for
“I was going through a lot of turmoil,” said Vasquez. “It’s a great program. It changed my life and led me to where I am today.”
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goal of this program is simple: get one million Veterans to agree to
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