Introduction to Health Science HS 100 Unit 8 assignment .pptx

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Focusing on the Veteran’s Administartion Kendra Holbrook Purdue University HS 100 Unit 8 Assignment Professor Rhode January 27, 2021
Who are our Veteran’s? Veterans or also commonly known as “Vets” are people who have served our country within the Military. This consist of the various departments of Military we have such as, US Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, and Coast Guard. These solider have served our country through war or peace. A Veteran is, women or men, any person who served honorably on active duty, discharged marked “general and under honorable conditions”. They are considered Veterans no matter how much time thus solider has served.
Importance of veterans Veterans are the men and women would volunteer their well-being, time and futures to fight for this country. These are individuals whom fight for our freedom and so that we may continue to have a free way of living in this country. They risk all that they have, found have and could be to defend us. THIS is the importance of Veterans. Without people of this nature, we as a society would have no form of protection and regulations such as the draft would be a more popular possibility.
IMPORTANCE of HEALTHCARE systems for OUR VETERANS The health of these men and women is incredibly important. These are the men and women risking all they are for OUR country. We as one United Country owe it to these individuals. The Veterans Healthcare Administration is America’s largest care system. The Administration serves care to more ten 1,255 health care facilities throughout the country. This includes 170 Medical Centers and 1,074 Outpatient sites for Care of varying complexity. The VHA serves about nine million enrolled Veterans during each year.
Veterans Health Administration VHA Medical centers provide services including hospital-based services such as surgery, critical care, mental health, orthopedics, pharmacy, radiology and physical therapy. Most of their medical centers also offer a wide range of other

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