Navigation Links
Consider Supporting Hospitalized Veterans on Giving Tuesday
Date:11/14/2019

With Giving Tuesday on Dec. 3, 2019, the Veterans Affairs (VA) Maryland Health Care System reminds community members, businesses and organizations about the benefits of supporting local hospitalized veterans throughout Maryland. Created in 2012, Giving Tuesday is a global movement that inspires hundreds of millions of people to give, collaborate and celebrate generosity before the holidays, and enables participants to turn good intentions into action.

Each year, hundreds of Veterans spend the holidays at a VA Maryland Health Care System inpatient facility. Many of these hospitalized veterans may not have an opportunity to see family members and friends during the holiday season. On Giving Tuesday and throughout the year, community members, corporate donors and other organizations can support veteran inpatients by making a donation to the VA Maryland Health Care System’s Holiday Gift Program, which provides gift packages valued at $70 for each hospitalized veteran at the Baltimore, Loch Raven and Perry Point VA Medical Centers during the holiday season.

“The holidays can be a very lonely and challenging time of the year for many people, but this is even more evident for veterans who are hospitalized and far from their loved ones,” says Dr. Adam M. Robinson, Jr., director of the VA Maryland Health Care System. “GivingTuesday is a wonderful opportunity to support the needs of our hospitalized veterans this holiday season and to remind them that their service in the armed forces has not been forgotten.”

To make a donation, visit http://www.maryland.va.gov and click on “Volunteer or Donate” on the left side of the landing page, or call 410-642-2411, ext. 25409.    
# # #

The VA Maryland Health Care System (VAMHCS) is a dynamic and progressive health care organization that is dedicated to providing safe, quality and compassionate care to Maryland’s veterans. The Baltimore, Loch Raven and Perry Point VA Medical Centers, in addition to Cambridge, Eastern Baltimore County, Fort Meade, Glen Burnie and Pocomoke City VA Outpatient Clinics, all work together to form this integrated health care delivery system. Nationally recognized for its quality patient care and cutting-edge technology, the VAMHCS is proud of its reputation as a leader in veterans’ health care, research and education. The health care system is known for providing comprehensive services to veterans in Central Maryland and on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, including medical, surgical, rehabilitative, neurological, primary, mental health and long-term care on both an inpatient and outpatient basis. More than 53,000 veterans receive their care from the VAMHCS annually. All veterans are encouraged to apply for VA health care by calling 877-222-8387 or visiting http://www.va.gov.

Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/consider_supporting_hospitalized_veterans_on_giving_tuesday/prweb16725307.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2019 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved


Related medicine news :

1. FDAnews Announces — 5 Design Change Considerations to Stay Compliant Webinar, June 6, 2019
2. Confidence In News Reported By Media Sources Among Federal Decision-Makers Should Be Considered By Federal Marketers, According to Annual Market Connections Study
3. Buttock Augmentation Tragedy Highlights the Importance of Only Considering Board Certified Plastic Surgeons, says Dr. J Plastic Surgery
4. FDAnews Announces — ClinicalTrials.gov and the New Final Rule (42 CFR Part 11): What Strategic Decisions Do You Need to Consider? Webinar, Aug. 2, 2017
5. ASDS Survey: Seven out of Ten Consumers Considering Cosmetic Procedures
6. MOAA Urges Swift Consideration for Deputy Secretary of VA
7. Sanctioning of Westminster Doctor Underlines the Importance of Considering Only Board Certified Plastic Surgeons, says Dr. J.
8. AIS Health Exclusive: Former Aetna CEO Talks About the ACA…and What Lawmakers Must Consider as They Repair or Replace It
9. Considering Back Surgery? Minimally Invasive XLIF® Now Available at Santa Rosa Orthopaedics Provides a Quicker Recovery and Outstanding Results
10. Marathon Season is About to Begin; SRO Provides Orthopaedic Tips to Consider Before Resuming Springtime Running Routines
11. ICD-10 Coordination and Maintenance Committee Considers AHCC-proposed Code Change Requests
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/31/2020)... ... ... Just found out your dear friend has cancer? , It’s hard to hear your doctor ... their diagnosis. Once the shock wears off, the questions and fears can be overwhelming. , ... ways to help? Words are failing me. I’m scared. I want to DO something. , ...
(Date:8/31/2020)... ... August 31, 2020 , ... Smile Brands Inc., one ... the United States, today announced the grand opening of another affiliated Bright ... will enjoy convenient hours, a comfortable office, and full-service care at the new ...
(Date:8/31/2020)... NEW HAVEN, Conn. (PRWEB) , ... August 31, ... ... a medical device intended to improve outcomes for patients with advanced heart failure, ... Innovation Research (SBIR) grant in the amount of $555,358 from the National Heart, ...
(Date:8/28/2020)... ... August 28, 2020 , ... ... Group set out to continue helping the specialty-diet community connect with great, ... gluten-free products, get coupons, enter giveaways, chat with brands & watch over 50 ...
(Date:8/27/2020)... ... August 27, 2020 , ... The team at Sikara ... and wellness retreat. The practice is centered on results and providing the ultimate ... , Designed to be a sanctuary for total body renewal and aesthetic revitalization, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:8/27/2020)... ... August 27, 2020 , ... Austin Oral Surgery – ... pleased to announce Dr. David Szalay, DDS, MD, has joined the practice. An accomplished ... the new Pflugerville office, which is scheduled to open this fall. The new office ...
(Date:8/27/2020)... ... 27, 2020 , ... Bridge To A Cure Foundation announces the appointment of ... pediatric neuro-oncologist who serves on the Board of Directors at The Preston Robert Tisch ... School. , Internationally recognized, Dr. Friedman is a widely published author of more than ...
(Date:8/26/2020)... Mo. (PRWEB) , ... August ... ... a member of Eurofins BioPharma Services, Laboratory Testing division, expands its technology ... existing suite of Flow Cytometry platforms available. With industry-leading biomarker solutions, complemented ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: