Attention A T users. To access the menus on this page please perform the following steps. 1. Please switch auto forms mode to off. 2. Hit enter to expand a main menu option (Health, Benefits, etc). 3. To enter and activate the submenu links, hit the down arrow. You will now be able to tab or arrow up or down through the submenu options to access/activate the submenu links.

Iowa City VA Health Care System

Menu
Menu
Veterans Crisis Line Badge
My HealtheVet badge
EBenefits Badge
 

Local Features

Town Hall Event in Cedar RapidsTown Hall Event in Cedar Rapids
Senior leaders from the Iowa City VA Health Care System will hold a Veterans' Town Hall event from 1:00 p.m. – 2:20 p.m. on June 21, 2017 at the National Czech & Slovak Museum.
Caregiver Chronicles May 2017Caregiver Chronicles May 2017
Being a Caregiver for a Veteran can be one of the most rewarding experiences of your life, but also one of the most challenging.
Make your choice for Travel ReimbursementMake your choice for Travel Reimbursement
The Treasury requires all federal payments be made electronically. Two easy options offered by Veterans Affairs and the Treasury: Direct Deposit or credit union account or The Direct Express® Debit MasterCard® card.
7th Annual VA2K Walk and Roll7th Annual VA2K Walk and Roll
The 7th Annual VA2K Walk and Roll will take place Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Please join your fellow colleagues, community members and Veterans to promote health and exercise, and to help end homelessness among Veterans.
HRC Foundation Releases Healthcare Equality IndexHRC Foundation Releases Healthcare Equality Index
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC), the educational arm of the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, & queer (LGBTQ) organization released its 10th edition of the Healthcare Equality Index (HEI).
Iowa City VA awarded Workplace Wellness Award for ExcellenceIowa City VA awarded Workplace Wellness Award
Because they put a focus on the health and wellness of their employees, the Iowa City VA Health Care System has been awarded the VHA Workplace Wellness Award of Excellence at the Silver level.
Prosthetics Service of the Year AwardProsthetics Service of the Year Award
The Iowa City VA Prosthetic and Sensory Aids Service (PSAS) is consistently striving to provide the highest quality of care to our Veterans.
Veterans Town Hall Event in WaterlooVeterans Town Hall Event in Waterloo
Senior leaders from the Iowa City VA Health Care System will hold a Veterans’ Town Hall event from 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. on December 13, 2016 in Room 420 at the Black Hawk County Courthouse in Waterloo, IA.
National Prosthetic and Sensory Aids Service WeekNational Prosthetic and Sensory Aids Service Week
The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) has designated October 31 through November 4, 2016, as National Prosthetic and Sensory Aids Service (PSAS) Week.
Director Judith Johnson-Mekota cutting the ribbon at the new Operating Room.New Operating Room Suites Opening Soon
This afternoon the Iowa City VA Health Care System (ICVAHCS) held a Grand Opening ceremony to showcase the opening of six new Operating Room (OR) suites located on the fourth floor of the main facility.

From the Veterans Health Administration

Runner on the beachWith VA Adaptive Sports, life has become a joy
It's more than therapy. The Veterans Summer Sports Clinic offers many exciting recreational opportunities for Veterans accepting the challenge to strengthen their bodies and improve their self-worth.
HealtheVet New Home pageMy HealtheVet has a New Look - Check it Out!
The next generation of My HealtheVet is here, and we think you will like what you see! The new site was recently redesigned with new colors and a cleaner look. Check it out today!
Veteran and volunteer in golf kartNational Disabled Veterans TEE Tournament
The National Disabled Veterans TEE Tournament, being held this week in Iowa City, Iowa, gives disabled Veterans an opportunity to learn new skills and strengthen their self-esteem.
Veteran Daniel Glanz shows off the new prosthetic hand, an iLimb QuantumVeteran Receives High-tech Prosthetic Hand
Afghanistan Veteran Daniel Glanz has a brand new prosthetic hand, an iLimb Quantum, with functions that are programmable with a smartphone app and can change functions with a simple gesture.
Veteran Alexandrea Gries and her service dog ShermanVeteran talks about suicide to help other Veterans
Combat Veteran Alexandrea Gries shares her experiences with Veterans to help them overcome their obstacles and issues. “VA is probably the single biggest reason why I'm still alive.”
Richard Weaver, Registered Cardiac Invasive Specialist and Dr. Izzat Shah, M.D. Helping Hands for Healthy Hearts for PA Veterans
At the Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center, the new cardiac catheterization suite offers state-of-the-art care for area Veterans close to home. Less travel and loved ones by their side.
Potted plants on displayVeteran Shares Green Thumb Hobby with Fellow Vets
An Iraq war Veteran tells his story of post-combat struggles and how Veterans Affairs health care professionals helped him commit to a better life and share his green thumb hobby.
Female soldier standing in front of American FlagVeteran Sexual Trauma Victims: You Are Not Alone
After Mary experienced Military Sexual Trauma, she was afraid to report it. She thought she was alone. She got help at VA and now wants to get the word out to other Veterans about MST coordinators.
Dr. Schutzer conducting researchVeterans Find Prostate Cancer Cure at McGuire
Veterans across America travel to McGuire VA Medical Center in Richmond for treatment of moderate to aggressive forms of prostate cancer using “brachytherapy” a much better option for Veterans.
Doctor and patient shaking hands10 Things About The Veterans Choice Program
Here's all the information about the Veterans Choice Program. Find out if you are eligible to receive health care from a community provider. How is the 40-mile calculation determined? And other FAQs.

Connect with Iowa City VA Health Care System

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
Subscribe to Receive
Email Updates