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Health Education



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Outpatient Classes

Chart A Course to a Healthier Future:
:Learn about programs and services offered at the Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System (GCVHCS)


Clinical staff provide ongoing health education during regularly scheduled outpatient clinic visits. Courses focus on —

  • health promotion
  • upcoming tests and procedures
  • medications
  • diagnoses
  • treatments

Staff can tell you about upcoming education classes that are available.

Inpatient Classes


Clinical staff begin the patient education process at the time of admission, during the hospital stay, and at discharge. Our goal is to provide a hospital environment where patients —

  • continually receive updated health information
  • are able to ask questions about their health
  • can enjoy as comfortably as possible their stay in our facility


Pamphlets


Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System locally produced pamphlets can be viewed online view or printed . 

VA Television Network


An on-demand education video system is available for all inpatient rooms and in some waiting areas. Ask the staff for further information on how to access the system