Veteran’s Health Fair in Kinston, NC on August 17 - Fayetteville VA Coastal Health Care System
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Veteran’s Health Fair in Kinston, NC on August 17

August 9, 2013

Veteran’s Health Fair in Kinston, NC on August 17


Veterans in the Kinston community can enroll in the VA health care system, receive health information and find out about various services available to them by the Fayetteville VA Medical Center Rural Health Outreach team on August 17, 2013.


The medical center’s rural health team will be at the Kinston Community Health Center located on 324 N. Queen Street, Kinston, NC, 28501 on Saturday, Aug. 17 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.  

The rural health team consists of a nurse educator and health care specialists who can provide information on diabetes management, controlling hypertension and cholesterol levels, women’s health care, mental health services and other specialized programs available to Veterans.  An eligibility and enrollment specialist will be on-hand to discuss VA health benefits and accept Veterans’ enrollments on site.   


Anyone who served in the U.S. military is invited to attend the event.  Veterans are highly encouraged to bring a copy of their DD Form 214 (discharge paperwork) and last year’s financial information to expedite enrollment in the system. 
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For more information, please contact the Fayetteville Veterans Medical Center Public Affairs Officer, Robin DeMark, at (910) 488-2120, ext. 5991 or  call the Anna Kinsey Community Outreach Director at the Kinston Community Health Center, tel:  252-522-9800 ext  252 or email:   akinsey@kinstonhealth.org.