The Bay Pines VA Healthcare System will host a Veterans town hall meeting today, April 12 from 4-6 p.m., at the Lee County Healthcare Center, 2489 Diplomat Parkway East, Cape Coral, FL 33909. The event will take place in the main lobby located on the first floor of the building.
VA outreach services and program representatives will be available prior to the event starting at 3 p.m. to assist veterans. Services available will include VA health care enrollment and eligibility; VA benefits assistance; and patient advocate services.
Veterans and their families, congressional stakeholders, Veteran Service Organizations and other community partners are invited to attend.
During the town hall, VA officials will provide updates on VA operations and improvement initiatives regarding VA health care operations across the Bay Pines VAHCS. Veterans and their families will have an opportunity to comment publicly about VA programs and services.
For updated information about the veterans town hall meeting or to learn more about the Bay Pines VAHCS, please visit www.baypines.va.gov.
About the Bay Pines VA Healthcare System
The Bay Pines VAHCS is one of the nation's leading VA healthcare systems, employing more than 4,000 medical professionals and support staff dedicated to providing the very best care to Veterans residing in southwest Florida. The organization is accredited by The Joint Commission, Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities and several other nationally recognized accrediting organizations. The Bay Pines VAHCS operates nine facilities to include the main medical center located in Bay Pines and outpatient clinics located in Bradenton, Cape Coral, Naples, Palm Harbor, Port Charlotte, Sarasota, St. Petersburg, and Sebring. To learn more, visit www.baypines.va.gov, like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/vabaypines, or follow us on Twitter atwww.twitter.com/vabaypines.