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Cutting the ribbon for the new clinic scheduled to open on December 2:  Left to right: Secretary, Md. Dept. of Veterans Affairs, George Owings III;  Senator Ben Cardin; Dr. Robin Peck; Dr. LaChrisa Jennings; Dr. Kim Larsen; Taylor Terrence of Representative Steny Hoyer’s Office;New CBOC for Southern Maryland
Medical Center leaders along with Maryland Senators, NAS Patuxent River officers and community officials cut the ribbon for new clinic in Lexington Park, Maryland.
DC VAMC Police Officer Sergeant Roy Garland shows off his "Run for the Badge” medal and bib number at the Washington DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center.Building a Fellowship
DC VAMC's Sergeant Roy Garland helps build a culture of camaraderie through physical fitness activities.
Dental Assistant Rita Anderson has been serving Veterans for 40 years.Forty Years of Service
Dental Assistant Rita Anderson has served 40 years in the medical center's Dental Clinic.
LPN Michael Williams serves Veterans in the Washington DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center's Dental ClinicForty Years of Service
LPN Michael Williams serves Veterans in the Washington DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center's Ear, Nose and Throat Clinic.
As of October 1, 2019, all VA Medical Centers nationwide are now smoke free.  It’s part of our commitment to provide a safe and healthy environment to all who visit our campus.We are Smoke Free
The Washington DC VA Medical Center now offers a smoke-free campus to protect the health of Veterans, employees and visitors.
Suicide Prevention graphic:  Veterans Crisis Line:  800-273-8255, press 1.Suicide Prevention Month
Nationwide, an average of 20 Veterans a day take their own lives. The medical center's Suicide Prevention Team is taking awareness to the streets this month with a number of outreach activities.
End overdose graphicOverdose Awareness Week
August 26-30, 2019 is Overdose Awareness Week and the health professionals at the Washington DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center are helping to spread the word that overdoses are preventable.
The medical center's Chaplain Service will host two new Warrior to Soul Mate workshops in September and October.Reclaiming Your Relationships
Warrior to Soul Mate, the free, two-day couples’ workshop, helps Veterans and their partners renew their relationships after military service.
The Veterans Canteen Service staff poses for a team photo prior to the grand opening on July 25, 2019.PatriotCafe Opens
PatriotCafe is open after an extensive project to renovate the kitchen, dining room, refrigeration and permit the installation of new serving equipment which allowed VCS to expand its food offerings.
The PatriotCafé opens July 25.Cafe Grand Opening
After an extensive year-long renovation, the PatriotCafe will open July 25 to offer Veterans, visitors and staff members a better dining experience and expanded menu items.

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