VA Loma Linda Healthcare System

Press Releases


2014

VA Loma Linda to Offer Patient Orientation Sessions - The VA Loma Linda Healthcare System will begin hosting Veteran Orientation sessions on the third Friday of the month from January to April 2014. (01/07/2014)

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2013

VA Loma Linda Encourages Uninsured Veterans to Enroll Before the New Year - The VA Loma Linda Healthcare System is encouraging all Veterans in Riverside, San Bernardino and Inyo counties to make an informed decision about their health care options before the New Year, and to consider the advantages of health care offered by the Department of Veterans Affairs. (12/13/2013)
VA Loma Linda Earns “Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®” Recognition from the Joint Commission - The Jerry L. Pettis Memorial VA Medical Center in Loma Linda was named a “Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®” by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. (12/10/2013)
VA to Build Major Health Care Facility in Loma Linda - The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has awarded a major contract to the Walsh Construction Company, a Chicago-based general contracting and design-build firm. (11/08/2013)
ACA Classes - The VA Loma Linda Healthcare System will host open forums on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and its effects on Veterans during October 2013. (09/30/2013)
New Medical Center Director Named for Loma Linda VA - he Department of Veterans Affairs is pleased to announce the appointment of Barbara Fallen, FACHE, as the new Director of the VA Loma Linda Healthcare System. (07/01/2013)
VA Hires Over 1,600 Mental Health Professionals to Meet Goal - VA Loma Linda Healthcare System Hires 27 New Mental Health Professionals. (06/12/2013)
VA Loma Linda Holding Amateur Radio Classes - Jerry L. Pettis VA Amateur Radio Club will be sponsoring Amateur Radio Classes at the Jerry L. Pettis Memorial VA Medical Center in Loma Linda, Calif., beginning June 20, 2013, from 6 to 9 p.m. (06/06/2013)
VA Loma Linda Hosts VA 2K - The VA Loma Linda Healthcare System will host a 2K “walk and roll” event on May 15 at the Jerry L. Pettis Memorial VA Medical Center in Loma Linda, Calif. (05/06/2013)
VA Loma Linda Hosts Earth Day Event - The VA Loma Linda Healthcare System is hosting an event in recognition of Earth Day April 19 at the Jerry L. Pettis Memorial VA Medical Center in Loma Linda, Calif. (04/15/2013)
VA Loma Linda Joins Nationwide Genomic Research Program - The VA Loma Linda Healthcare System today joined an unprecedented Veterans Affairs (VA) research program that promises to advance the sophisticated science of genomics. (03/25/2013)
VA Medical Center Hosts "Welcome Home" Event - The VA Loma Linda Healthcare System will host a “Welcome Home” event at its flagship facility, the Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans Medical Center, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (02/14/2013)
VA Medical Center Hosts "Welcome Home" Event - The VA Loma Linda Healthcare System will host a “Welcome Home” event at its flagship facility, the Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans Medical Center, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (02/14/2013)
VA Loma Linda Women’s Program Hosts Heart Health Event - The VA Loma Linda Healthcare System Women Veterans Program is participating in a national campaign Feb. 1 to raise awareness of heart disease, the No. 1 killer of women and women Veterans. (01/25/2013)
VA Loma Linda Taking Precautions Against Spread of Flu - To protect Veterans and their family members against the spread of influenza, the VA Loma Linda Healthcare System is encouraging all of its patients and employees to take precautions and is implementing visitor restrictions in the Community Living Center (CLC) at the Jerry L. Pettis Memorial VA Medical Center. (01/15/2013)
2013 Veterans Creative Arts Program Kicks Off in Loma Linda - The VA Loma Linda Healthcare System is calling on Veterans to participate in the local Creative Arts competition for a chance to participate in the National Veterans Creative Arts Festival. (01/11/2013)

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2011

Free Event at Monte De Oro Winery to Support Holiday Program for Veterans - VA Loma Linda Healthcare System is hosting a fundraiser event to help bring holiday dinner and gifts to Veterans and their families. (09/26/2011)
Loma Linda Veterans Medical Center Recognized by The Joint Commission as Top Performer - VA Loma Linda Healthcare System was recognized by The Joint Commission as Top Performer. (09/22/2011)
Veterans Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program in Loma Linda Certified - VA Loma Linda Healthcare System's Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program received 3 year recertification from the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation. (09/19/2011)
Art Exhibit on Display at the VA Loma Linda - The Loma Linda VA Medical Center will host Oncology On Canvas, an art exhibition honoring the journey people face when confronted by a cancer diagnosis on Monday, March 28, 2011 at 10 a.m. to Noon in front of the second floor cafeteria. (03/23/2011)
VA Medical Center Invites Community to 'Salute' Veterans - Starting Feb. 14 National Salute to Veterans Week begins and the medical center is celebrating all week long. (02/11/2011)
NFL Players Help VA Celebrate Black History Month - VA Loma Linda Healthcare System will be celebrating Black History Month on Feb. 16 at 1 p.m. in the Auditorium. (02/11/2011)
Volunteers Needed to Drive Shuttle for Veterans - Volunteers needed to drive shuttle from Coachella Valley to VA Loma Linda Medical Center (01/20/2011)

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2010

Blythe Veterans Flu Shot Clinic - Veterans in Blythe can get Free Flu Shots on November 3 and November 4. (10/25/2010)
San Bernardino County Veterans benefit with Partnership with Superior Court and VA Medical Center - Veterans Justice Outreach Program will be having a graduation for 10 of its Veterans who have successfully gone through the program. (07/15/2010)
Vet Center to Help Inland Empire Military Veterans Receive Care - The San Bernardino Vet Center will be having an Open House June 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (05/28/2010)
High Desert Vet Center Grand Opening - The High Desert Vet Center is having a Grand Opening on June 4 from 10 a.m. to Noon. (05/27/2010)
Open House at the Rancho Cucamonga VA Clinic - Rancho Cucamonga VA Clinic will have an Open House on April 16 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. (04/08/2010)
Victorville VA Clinic Open House - Victorville VA Clinic will have an Open House on April 9, 2010 at 1 p.m. (03/29/2010)
Re-Creation Coming to Loma Linda VA Medical Center - Re-Creation is coming to the Loma Linda VA Medical Center to entertain Veterans. (03/25/2010)
Local Creative Arts Competition 2010 - VA Loma Linda Healthcare System will be hosting local veterans artwork at the local Creative Arts Competition on February 18. (02/10/2010)

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2009

19th Annual Veterans' Car Show - The 19th Annual Veterans' Car Show, largest single day car show in California, will be held on Sunday, October 4. A 1967 Camaro Convertible will be drawn for that day. (09/01/2009)
Mentor, Inspirational Therapist Recognized for Work with Veterans - Clara Wise an occupational therapist from VA Loma Linda Healthcare System was presented a an award May 27 from San Bernardino County recognizing her as a community advocate and for her outstanding contributions to mental health. (07/08/2009)
Injured Iraqi Combat Veteran to Receive Car - Injured Iraqi Combat Veteran to Receive Car from organization identified from VA Loma Linda Healthcare System Combat Veteran Patient Advocate. (06/23/2009)

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