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The Veterans Affairs (VA) Rocky Mountain Network (VISN 19) Office of Communication is your source for news, publications, media relations and more.

VA Medical Centers identified as most recommended hospitals

GLENDALE, COLO., September 27, 2023 – The Veterans Affairs (VA) Rocky Mountain Network (Veterans Integrated Service Network [VISN] 19) received numerous Becker’s Healthcare Hospital Review five-star ratings for the VA Medical Centers located in Colorado, Montana, Oklahoma, Utah, and Wyoming. Full Story>>

Graphic stating VA Medical facilities in all five VISN 19 states received recognition for the medical care provided to Veterans


Sunaina Kumar-Giebel, Interim Director of VA Rocky Mountain Network, Received Two National Awards for Service to Veterans

Sunaina Kumar-Giebel receives ACHE award from Dr. Shereef Elnahal - VA Under Secretary for Health

The Veterans Affairs Rocky Mountain Network announced today that Mrs. Sunaina Kumar-Giebel, Interim Network Director, recently received two distinct awards for excellence in healthcare service to Veterans. Full Story >>>

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Behind Friendly Lines: Insights for Veterans

Jason T. Strickland

As a veteran, do you ever wish you could learn more about VA and the benefits and services which may be available to you and your family? If so, we hope to help you better navigate VA with this new monthly column by Jason T. Strickland, chief communications officer at the VA Rocky Mountain Network. Read the March installment of Behind Friendly Lines.

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Our staff are available to assist local media in answering questions about the health care system, locating an expert or obtaining more information about a news release or event. Members of the media who require assistance after hours, on weekends or on holidays should contact our office at 303-202-8375 or email at We will contact you promptly after receiving your message. Office of Communication staff are only able to assist bonafide members of the news media.


Jason Strickland
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