St. Cloud V.A.

St. Cloud V.A. Offering Nursing Assistant Training Course
St. Cloud V.A. Offering Nursing Assistant Training Course
St. Cloud V.A. Offering Nursing Assistant Training Course
The St. Cloud V.A. is addressing a shortage of nurses by offering a nursing assistant training course starting at the end of March. Mandi Loxterkamp, Lance Westerlund and Barry Venable from the St. Cloud V.A. joined me on WJON for our monthly Voices for Veterans program.
St. Cloud V.A. Recognizing Care Givers This Month
St. Cloud V.A. Recognizing Care Givers This Month
St. Cloud V.A. Recognizing Care Givers This Month
November is National Family Care Giver Month. The St. Cloud V.A. is recognizing care givers who offer services to veterans. I was joined this week on WJON by Jessica Behrendts from the Care Giver Support program at the St. Cloud V.A. and Public Affairs Officer Barry Venable from the St. Cloud V.A.
St. Cloud VA Helping Veteran Victims of Sexual Trauma
St. Cloud VA Helping Veteran Victims of Sexual Trauma
St. Cloud VA Helping Veteran Victims of Sexual Trauma
This month is sexual assault awareness month. Joy Finkelson is the Military Sexual Trauma and Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Program Coordinator at the St. Cloud V.A. Joy and St. Cloud V.A. Public Affairs Officer Barry Venable joined me on WJON today for our Voices for Veterans program.
New Buildings Recommended at the St. Cloud V.A.
New Buildings Recommended at the St. Cloud V.A.
New Buildings Recommended at the St. Cloud V.A.
The Asset and Infrastructure review process determined their recommendations for entire the Veterans Administration Health Care system which includes the St. Cloud V.A. Barry Venable is the Public Affairs Officer for the St. Cloud V.A. He says for the past 3 to 4 years the V.A. has been conducting research to determine the asset and infrastructure situation within the V.A. system.
St. Cloud V.A. Offering Help to Smokers Who Want to Quit
St. Cloud V.A. Offering Help to Smokers Who Want to Quit
St. Cloud V.A. Offering Help to Smokers Who Want to Quit
The Great American Smoke-out is Thursday November 18th. The St. Cloud V.A. is offering numerous resources for veterans interested in giving quitting a try. Leia-Twigg Smith is the Health Behavior Coordinator at the St. Cloud V.A. Leia and Barry Venable, Public Affairs Officer from the St. Cloud V.A., joined me on WJON today.
St. Cloud V.A. Preparing to Administer COVID-19 Boosters
St. Cloud V.A. Preparing to Administer COVID-19 Boosters
St. Cloud V.A. Preparing to Administer COVID-19 Boosters
The St. Cloud V.A. is waiting for the approval of booster COVID-19 Moderna and Johnson and Johnson vaccines from the FDA. Public Affairs Officer Barry Venable joined me on WJON today. He says the V.A. is preparing for the go ahead to start administering 3rd doses/boosters to eligible veterans.