The staff at the Iowa City VA Medical Center have provided a number of ways for you to learn how to live a healthy lifestyle and self-manage your own health.
Our Patient Education Center is staffed by an experienced patient education librarian and program specialist. Available to our patients is a collection of easy-to-read health and wellness books, respected health education newsletters, videos and other materials.
The My HealtheVet site provides veterans and their families excellent, reliable patient education information as well as the latest VA News. Information about veterans benefits and services is also available.
Upon registering with My HealtheVet, you will be able to —
Clinical staff provide ongoing health education during regularly scheduled outpatient clinic visits. Courses focus on —
Staff can tell you about upcoming education classes that are available.
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 —