Manchester Press Releases - VAMC Manchester, New Hampshire
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VAMC Manchester, New Hampshire


Manchester Press Releases


VA New England garners three VA excellence awards for Nursing - VA New England employees received top honors recently from the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in the annual Excellence in Nursing and for the Advancement of Nursing award program. (12/19/2019)

International Volunteer Day - On this Giving Tuesday, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) encourages community members, businesses and organizations to help support hospitalized Veterans throughout the country by doing what they can. Each year, thousands of Veterans spend the holidays at VA inpatient facilities away from family and friends. (12/03/2019)

Manchester VA Increases Veterans Urgent and Walk-In Care Locations Eightfold - Manchester VAMC has expanded its MISSION Act community urgent and walk-in care locations and now has providers in the following areas: Alton; Belmont; Colebrook; Concord; Epping; Hampton; Hooksett; Lebanon; Londonderry; Manchester; Milford; Nashua; Portsmouth and Salem. Only two weeks ago, there were ten locations in New Hampshire, and today, there are over eighty urgent and walk-in care centers within a 50-mile radius of Manchester VAMC. (07/30/2019)

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New Hampshire Hospital Association Honors Alfred Montoya, Director, Manchester VA Medical Center - The New Hampshire Hospital Association (NHHA) recently honored Alfred Montoya, MHA, VHA-CM, Director, Manchester VA Medical Center with its 2018 James A. Hamilton Founder’s Award during its Annual Meeting held at the Omni Mount Washington Resort. (10/25/2018)

Annual VA Report Shows Manchester VA Medical Center Improved Over Past Year in Quality of Service - U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently released data SAIL that showed significant improvements at Manchester VA Medical Center. (09/27/2018)

Rare Expertise in Workforce Offers Twin State Vets Higher Quality of Care - Manchester, NH and White River Junction, VT VA Medical Centers are proud to have Fellowship Trained Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists on their teams. This is a distinct honor that less than a single percentile of physical therapists in the nation hold and only 12 are in the VA Healthcare system nationwide. (09/12/2018)

VA Endorses Recommendations for Enhanced Veteran Care in New Hampshire - Acting VA Secretary Peter O’Rourke announced his concurrence with Manchester VA Medical Center's Response to the Special Medical Advisory Group (SMAG) recommendations regarding future health-care delivery for Veterans in New Hampshire. (06/14/2018)

Manchester VAMC Director Awarded for Excellence - Alfred A Montoya Jr., MHA, VHA-CM, Director Manchester VA Medical Center, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, earns American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) Early Career Healthcare Executive Award (04/19/2018)

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4th Annual VA2K Event - On Wednesday, May 21, 2014 the VA Medical Center will be hosting two events in support of the 4th Annual 2k Walk for Homeless Veterans. (04/28/2014)

Press Release - Open House for Enrollment - The Manchester VA Medical Center in Manchester, NH will be hosting an Open House for Enrollment and Eligibility. (04/08/2014)

Press Release Advance Directive - Do you have an Advance Directive? A Living Will..... (03/09/2014)

Tammy A. Krueger appointed Medical Center Director - The Department of Veterans Affairs is pleased to announce the appointment of Tammy A. Krueger as the new director of Manchester VA Medical Center. (02/28/2014)

Manchester VAMC Celebrates Social Worker Month - On Tuesday, March 4th and Friday, March 7th, from the hours of 8:00A to 4:00P on the EAST WING of the First Floor, the Manchester VAMC and their Social Work Service will be promoting VA Social Work Services and Advance Directives. (02/28/2014)

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Manchester VAMC Part of 2013 Platinum Performance Award - VAMC Manchester, as part of the VA New England Healthcare System (VISN 1), has been honored with the 2013 Platinum Performance Excellence Award from Partners in Performance Excellence© (PiPEx). Manchester VA received the award during PiPEx's 2013 Baldrige Best Practices Summit at the Westin, in Waltham, MA on November 4. (11/29/2013)

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Manchester VAMC OIF/OEF Coordinator Appeared on NH Public Radio "The Exchange" Show. - Discussion on granite state soldiers coming home from war. (04/15/2008)

Manchester VA Hosts Community Wide Pandemic Flu Tabletop Exercise - On Friday, April 11, 2008, VAMC Manchester conducted a VISN-sponsored Pandemic Flu Tabletop Exercise at an offsite location. The event was designed with a focus on educating, practicing, and enhancing the facility's ability to respond effectively and efficiently both internally, and externally with local and regional agencies. (04/15/2008)

National Salute to Hospitalized Veterans - Community reaches out to veterans hospitalized at VAMC Manchester, NH. (02/05/2008)

My HealtheVet Online Honored for "Consumer Empowerment" - Condensed by Manchester VAMC My HealtheVet Coordinator, Melba Thompson, MSN, ARNP from a series of articles written by local personnel. (02/01/2008)

VA Healthcare in New Hampshire -- Past, Present, and Future - VA healthcare in New Hampshire. (01/20/2008)

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