Veterans Rural Health Fair Coming To Whiteville, NC - Fayetteville VA Coastal Health Care System
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Fayetteville VA Coastal Health Care System

 

Veterans Rural Health Fair Coming To Whiteville, NC

July 29, 2013

Veterans Rural Health Fair Coming To Whiteville, NC

Veterans in and around Whiteville, NC can enroll in the VA health care system and receive health information about various services available to them from representatives of the Fayetteville VA Medical Center (VAMC) Rural Health Outreach team on July 31.  

 
The medical center’s rural health team will be set up in the Vietnam Veterans of America Building, 1028 South Madison Street, Whiteville, NC on Wednesday, July 31 from 10:00 am to 2:00 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 Michael Creen at 910-640-2872.