VA Mobile Vet Centers, Medical Units, Pharmacy and Canteen Deploy to Houston

Style Magazine Newswire | 9/6/2017, 10:28 a.m.
The VA has deployed five Mobile Vet Centers, three Mobile Medical Units, one Mobile Pharmacy and one Mobile Canteen to ...

What:

The VA has deployed five Mobile Vet Centers, three Mobile Medical Units, one Mobile Pharmacy and one Mobile Canteen to Houston and surrounding areas to offer medical care, pharmacy assistance, counseling services and benefits referral to Veterans and the community affected by Hurricane Harvey.

When:

Wednesday, Sept. 6 – Sept. 30 (times and locations may adjust)

9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Where:

NRG Arena

1NRG Park (Blue Section)

Houston, TX 77054

(Mobile Vet Center)

American Legion Post 658

14890 FM 2100

Crosby, TX 77532

(Mobile Vet Center)

Silsbee High School

1575 US 96N

Silsbee, Texas 77656

(Mobile Medical Unit)

Beaumont VA Outpatient Clinic

3420 Plaza Circle

Beaumont, TX 77707

(Mobile Medical Unit, Vet Center and Canteen)

Lone Star Veterans Association

2929 McKinney Street

Houston, TX 77003

(Mobile Medical Unit, Vet Center and Pharmacy)

Walmart

23561 US-59

Porter, TX 77365

(Mobile Vet Center)

Background:

VA has deployed five Mobile Vet Centers, three Mobile Medical Units, one Mobile Pharmacy and one Mobile Canteen to Houston and surrounding areas to provide medical care, pharmacy assistance, counseling services and benefits referral to Veterans and the community affected by the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. VA personnel are on hand to assist in all areas.

Veterans may also use the Telecare Call Center at 1-800-639-5137 (713-794-8985) for any medical issues or questions, or use MyHealtheVet Secure Messaging. If you have a medical emergency, dial 911. Vet Center Call Center can be reached at is 1-877-WAR-VETS.

Please be sure to check our website, Facebook, and Twitter accounts for further information on our operations. Stay safe.

www.houston.va.gov

www.twitter.com/VAHouston

www.facebook.com/HoustonVAMC