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VASNHS prepares to launch new VA health care options under MISSION...

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will launch its new and improved community care program June 6, 2019, implementing portions of the VA Maintaining...

Robotic system advances minimally invasive surgery

Maj. (Dr.) William Scott, 99th Surgical Operations Squadron general surgeon, performs surgery using the da Vinci Surgery System at the Mike O’Callaghan Military Medical...

Nellis plastic surgery – more than just cosmetic

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Bailee A. DarbasieLt. Col. (Dr.) Benjamin Monson, chief of reconstructive and plastic surgery with the 99th...

Nellis Airmen train with Vegas Golden Knights trainers

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Bailee A. Darbasie Nellis Air Force Base Airmen and Vegas Golden Knights physical trainers pose for a group...

VASNHS expanding ICU capabilities via telehealth

The VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System is expanding its intensive care unit capabilities at the North Las Vegas VA Medical Center via a new...

Interagency exercise boosts medical readiness

The 99th Medical Group, Department of Veterans Affairs and Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps took part in an exercise called Operation Foremost Endeavor where...

New acute care ward to expand access to inpatient care

VA photographPeggy Kearns, VASNHS Director with VA staff cuts the ribbon for the new acute care ward. The VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System expanded...

Health benefits – Open season ends Dec. 10

If you’re a federal employee or military retiree under the Tricare Retiree Dental Program, now is the one opportunity this year to enroll in,...

VA begins Saturday drive-through flu shot clinics in Las Vegas valley

Courtesy photo The VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System is committed to ensuring enrolled veterans have access to immunizations this flu season. As such, the healthcare system...

99th MDG protects Nellis against influenza

The 99th Medical Group kicked off their 2018-2019 Influenza Campaign by administering influenza vaccinations to approximately 50 Airmen Oct. 11, 2018, at the 99th...