The staff at the Tennessee Valley Healthcare System have provided a number of ways for you to learn how to live a healthy lifestyle and self-manage your own health.
Our Patient Education Centers are staffed by experienced patient program specialists. The centers contain a collection of easy-to-read health and wellness books, respected health education newsletters, videos, other medical pamplets and materials.
The Patient Education Center is located:
The My HealtheVet site provides veterans and their families access to two computers in the Patient Education Center that provide access to the My HealtheVet web site which provides excellent, reliable patient education information as well as the latest VA News. Information about veterans benefits and services is also available.
Upon registering with the My HealtheVet website, you will be able to:
Clinical staff provide ongoing health education during regularly scheduled outpatient clinic visits. Courses focus on:
Our staff can tell you about upcoming education classes that are available.
Our clinical staff begin the patient education process at the time of admission, during the hospital stay, and at discharge. Our goal is to provide a hospital environment where patients: