West Palm Beach VA Medical Center
Veterans Town Hall Sept. 7th
August 28, 2017
West Palm Beach VAMC Town Hall and Assistance Fair
West Palm Beach, FL – On Thursday, September 7, 2017 the West Palm Beach VA Medical Center will hold a Town Hall and Assistance Fair for Veterans on the 4th floor of the medical center’s main building. The Town Hall will begin at 5:00 PM in Room 4B-292 and the Assistance Fair will run from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM in Room 4B 116/117.
The event is an opportunity for area Veterans to come and learn about the West Palm Beach VA Medical Center; obtain information on programs; receive assistance with enrollment and benefits; and provide feedback to the medical center director and senior leadership. Mrs. Donna Katen-Bahensky, West Palm Beach VA director along with other members of the executive leadership team will be on hand to update attendees on progress the medical center has made and answer questions regarding Veteran concerns.
Members of the media who wish to cover this event must contact Ms. Kenita D. Gordon, West Palm Beach VA Medical Center public affairs officer at (561) 815-2088 or Kenita.Gordon@va.gov.
About West Palm Beach VA Medical Center
The West Palm Beach VA Medical Center is a general medical and surgical facility and teaching hospital that provides a full range of patient care services as well as comprehensive medical education and residency programs. The facility is one of the largest VA Medical Center’s in the country and employs more than 2,600 staff members who care for more than 51,000 Veterans. The organization is accredited by The Joint Commission, Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities and several other nationally recognized accrediting organizations.
The West Palm Beach VA Medical Center also has six contractor operated Community Based Outpatient Clinics in Delray Beach, Boca Raton, Stuart, Ft. Pierce, Vero Beach and Okeechobee, Florida, serving seven counties on Florida’s Treasure Coast. To learn more, please visit www.westpalmbeach.va.gov , like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/VAWestPalmBeach or follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/VAWestPalmBeach.