Press Release

Rep. Cuellar on Veterans Affairs Medical Records News

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Washington, June 6, 2017 | Victoria Glynn | comments

In response to the news that the Department of Veterans Affairs will shift veterans’ medical records to the system used by the Department of Defense, Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28) said:

“I am glad that the Department of Veterans Affairs has taken the next step to streamline the relationship between the military and veteran health care systems. This has been a years-long process of smoothing the transition out of the military, so our servicemembers can more quickly and easily access the VA health care they have earned. By bringing the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs onto the same electronic medical records system, veterans are less likely to slip through the cracks.

If any veterans or military family members in my community need assistance with the VA, they should contact my local office in their area. My staff are ready and able to help.”

Laredo Office
602 E. Calton Road, Suite 2
Laredo, Texas 78041
phone: (956) 725-0639
fax: (956) 725-2647

Mission Office
117 E. Tom Landry
Mission, Texas 78572
phone: (956) 424-3942
fax: (956) 424-3936

Rio Grande City Office
100 N. F.M. 3167
Rio Grande City, Texas 78582
phone: (956) 487-5603
fax: (956) 488-0952

San Antonio Office
615 E. Houston Street, Suite 563
San Antonio, Texas 78205
phone: (210) 271-2851
fax: (210) 277-6671

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