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VA NY Harbor Healthcare System


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Lecia Whyte-Rodriques with Director Parauda and VA Secretary WilkieHelping Veterans no matter the distance
Readjusting to telework amid the COVID-19 pandemic is difficult enough, but for the VA New York Harbor Healthcare System’s Psychosocial Rehabilitation and Recovery Center, the task was enormous.
Germ-zapping robotWhen EMS was needed, they showed up
Michael Taylor, assistant chief of EMS at Harbor's Manhattan campus prepared his team of professionals with a pep talk: The only thing we want to take home to our families today is a paycheck.
Chaplain!Frontline care brought peace to sick, distressed
Amidst struggles during COVID-19, a different type of battle sat just below the surface. As the hospital dealt with the coronavirus crescendo, many faced internal struggles that were surging along with the curve.
Goldfarb!Doctor's foresight prevents shortage amid pandemic
With COVID-19 raging through the city, everyone understood the need for ventilators. But a different deadly complication created another problem: patients experiencing kidney failure were straining dialysis resources.
Horse!Amazing effort helped hospital fight COVID-19
As a nurse and resource manager for VA NYHHS, Jennings planned for COVID-19. When planning turned to execution, she found herself pushing harder, accomplishing more than a year’s work in a couple short months.
VA New York Harbor Healthcare System's Clinical Dietitian teamAmid COVID-19, dietitians nourish bodies and souls
Providing the sick and injured the nourishment needed to make a full recovery brings the VA New York Harbor Healthcare System’s team of clinical dietitians to the front line of the fight against COVID-19.
Integrity!Integrity during pandemic
Integrity, Commitment, Advocacy, Respect and Excellence: VHA Code of Integrity makes VA among the first handful of federal departments or agencies to implement such an action.
Schwarma!During Nurses Week, community gives back
Dark skies and light rain over the Brooklyn VA Medical Center didn’t stop nurses, doctors and other hospital staff from enjoying complimentary chicken shawarma and falafel today.
VA Nurses Rock!Nurses Week and every week: Thanks, VA nurses
There has never been a better time to show nurses the love they deserve, as VA New York Harbor Healthcare System kicks off Nurses Week May 6-12 during "2020 Year of the Nurse."
NY VA Takes Patients from JavitsVA NY Harbor HS Accepts Remaining Javits Patients
The Brooklyn & Manhattan VA Medical Centers accepted the final patients from the Javits Center field hospital, helping them close out their mission. This comes days after helping the USNS Comfort wrap its NYC mission.

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