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Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System

 

Press Releases


2018

Bryan C. Matthews appointed Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System Director - The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Bryan C. Matthews, as director of the VA Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System (GCVHCS), effective January 21, 2018. (01/05/2018)

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2017

Gulf Coast VA leaders want veteran feedback on VA health care in Biloxi - Senior leadership in the Department of Veterans Affairs Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System has scheduled a Jan. 11 town hall event at 5 p.m. for veterans who receive health care services from the Biloxi VA Medical Center. (12/28/2017)

GCVHCS transforming pharmacy operations at CBOCS - BILOXI, Mississippi – Officials at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System (GCVHCS) announced today that pharmacy operations at their three community based outpatient clinics would be transforming into an emergent and mail-based prescription system no later than Sept. 30, 2018. (11/30/2017)

GCVHCS opens Tele-Intensive Care Unit at Biloxi VA - The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System (GCVHCS) opened its first Tele-Intensive Care Unit during a ceremony at the Biloxi VA campus Nov. 15. (11/15/2017)

Eglin, Panama City VA clinics to close ahead of Hurricane Irma - NORTHWEST FLORIDA -- The Department of Veterans Affairs Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System’s outpatient clinics near Eglin Air Force Base and in Panama City Beach will be closed Sept. 11. (09/08/2017)

Biloxi VA road resurfacing project begins - Biloxi VA road resurfacing project begins. (02/09/2017)

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2016

Gulf Coast VA leaders to host health care town hall for Pensacola veterans - PENSACOLA, Fla. –The Department of Veterans Affairs Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System has scheduled a town hall event at 5 p.m. on Dec. 13 for veterans who receive health care services from VA. (12/01/2016)

Panama City VA clinic to close for relocation, new clinic opening - As the Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System makes final preparations to open its new outpatient clinic for veterans along Magnolia Beach Road on Dec. 7, its current outpatient facility on Naval Support Activity Panama City will close for staff and equipment relocation to the new clinic from Dec. 1-6. (11/15/2016)

VA Vet Center’s outreach campaign continues through November - Department of Veterans Affairs Vet Center staff members across the region (Biloxi, Miss., Mobile, Ala., Pensacola, Okaloosa County, and Bay County, Fla.) along with their Mobile Vet Center outreach vehicle, will offer their free readjustment counseling services to interested Veterans and active duty throughout the region during the month of November. (10/28/2016)

Eglin VA clinic expansion contract awarded, construction to begin soon - Eglin VA clinic expansion contract awarded, construction to begin soon (10/28/2016)

VA Vet Center’s outreach campaign continues through October - VA Vet Center’s outreach campaign continues through October (10/07/2016)

VA Vet Center’s outreach campaign continues through September - Department of Veterans Affairs Vet Center staff members across the region (Biloxi, Miss., Mobile, Ala., Pensacola, Okaloosa County, and Bay County, Fla.) along with their Mobile Vet Center outreach vehicle, will offer their free readjustment counseling services to interested Veterans and active duty throughout the region during the month of September (09/02/2016)

Gulf Coast VA leaders to host health care town hall for veterans - OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. –The Department of Veterans Affairs Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System has scheduled a town hall event at 5 p.m. on Aug. 30 for veterans who receive health care services from VA at the GCVHCS’s outpatient clinic near Eglin Air Force Base (08/15/2016)

VA awards contract to build new clinic in Mobile - MOBILE, Ala. –The Department of Veterans Affairs Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System is pleased to announce to south Alabama veterans that a new VA outpatient clinic is on its way, after the contract to build and lease a new facility to VA was awarded to US Federal Properties Co., LLC, this week. (08/12/2016)

VA Vet Center’s outreach campaign continues through August - Department of Veterans Affairs Vet Center staff members across the region (Biloxi, Miss., Mobile, Ala., Pensacola, Okaloosa County, and Bay County, Fla.) along with their Mobile Vet Center outreach vehicle, will offer their free readjustment counseling services to interested Veterans and active duty throughout the region during the month of August. (08/01/2016)

VA Vet Center's outreach campaign continues through July - Department of Veterans Affairs Vet Center staff members across the region (Biloxi, Miss., Mobile, Ala., Pensacola, Okaloosa County, and Bay County, Fla.) along with their Mobile Vet Center outreach vehicle, will offer their free readjustment counseling services to interested veterans and active duty throughout the region during the month of July. (07/01/2016)

Gulf Coast VA leaders to host health care town hall for Panama City veterans - The Department of Veterans Affairs Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System has scheduled a town hall event at 5 p.m. on June 29 for veterans who receive health care services from VA. (06/13/2016)

VA Vet Center’s outreach campaign continues through June - Department of Veterans Affairs Vet Center staff members across the region (Biloxi, Miss., Mobile, Ala., Pensacola, Okaloosa County, and Bay County, Fla.) along with their Mobile Vet Center outreach vehicle, will offer their free readjustment counseling services to interested Veterans and active duty throughout the region during the month of June. (05/31/2016)

Pensacola VA promotes physical fitness, support for veterans through VA2K event - PENSACOLA, Fla. -- The Department of Veterans Affairs’ Joint Ambulatory Care Center will host its annual VA2K Walk and Roll event to encourage healthy activity while supporting homeless veterans with donated items on May 18. (05/13/2016)

Biloxi VA promotes physical fitness, support for veterans through VA2K event - Biloxi VA promotes physical fitness, support for veterans through VA2K event (05/10/2016)

VA Vet Center’s outreach campaign continues through May - Department of Veterans Affairs Vet Center staff members across the region (Biloxi, Miss., Mobile, Ala., Pensacola, Okaloosa County, and Bay County, Fla.) along with their Mobile Vet Center outreach vehicle, will offer their free readjustment counseling services to interested Veterans and active duty throughout the region during the month of May. (05/06/2016)

Biloxi VA to hold nursing job fair - If you are a nurse who is looking for a rewarding federal career serving veterans, the Department of Veterans Affairs Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System in Biloxi wants you (05/05/2016)

Biloxi VA health care leaders to host town hall event for veterans - BILOXI, Miss. –The Department of Veterans Affairs Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System in Biloxi has scheduled a town hall event at 5 p.m. on April 26 for veterans who receive health care from VA. (04/18/2016)

VA Vet Center’s outreach campaign continues through April - VA Vet Center’s outreach campaign continues through April (03/31/2016)

Biloxi VA Medical Center to host a job and resource fair for veterans - The fair is sponsored by the GCVHCS’s Compensated Work Therapy program. Veterans will be able to connect with VA and its local community partners to find jobs and learn job-related skills. Interested veterans should bring appropriate identification, resumes, certifications and their Commercial Driver’s License (if applicable) with them. (03/23/2016)

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2014

Gulf Coast VA Extends Closure of Its' Clinics until Noon on Thursday - BILOXI, Miss. – Due to hazardous road conditions, the Department of Veterans Affairs Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System has extended the closure of all outpatient clinics to include Biloxi, Mobile, Pensacola, Eglin Air Force Base and Panama City until noon on Thursday, January 30, 2014. The Biloxi VA emergency room will be open. All VA employees should report back to work by noon tomorrow (01/29/2014)

Biloxi VA Offers Free Chronic Disease Self-Management program for Veterans - BILOXI, Miss. – The Department of Veterans Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System will begin a free, six-week Stanford Chronic Disease Self-Management Program on its campus starting at 1 p.m. on Jan. 7. (01/02/2014)

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