Health Education - Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center
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Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center


Health Education

The staff at the Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center wants to assist you in learning about your condition, how to live a healthy lifestyle, and ways to self-manage your own health. The staff at Charleston VAMC have provided a number of ways to assist with this.

Patient Education

If you would like more information about the classes Charleston VAMC offers, please talk to your provider.

My HealtheVet

The My HealtheVet site provides veterans and their families excellent, reliable patient education information as well as the latest VA News. Information about veterans benefits and services is also available.

Upon registering with My HealtheVet, you will be able to —

  • refill prescriptions online
  • keep personal food and activity journals
  • monitor your personal health data, such as blood pressure and pain levels
  • maintain your own self-entered personal health record

Mental Health Services and Classes

The Mental Health service at the Ralph H. Johnson VAMC offers a wide range of assessments, treatment options and groups for Veterans to help with mental health concerns, PTSD, family counseling, substance abuse, homelessness and many others. To learn more about what mental health services are available to you, we have created this information guide that provides a description of each service or clinic.