October 10, 2013
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There will be a flu clinic at the Steamboat Springs Community Center in mid to late September. There will also be flu shots available at the Craig Telehealth Clinic this month. The dates for these will be posted when the vaccine arrives.
Fellow veterans, the new ID cards are still being issued. I received mine and they transfer your old picture onto the new card, so no photograph is needed. As I stated in my last article, your Social Security number is not on the new card. This is an added plus because someone could scan your old card with their cellphone and that would leave you open to identity theft.
The Department of Veterans Affairs has new and more secure Veteran Health Identification cards, according to the department. The cards have a different look along with new security features.
A medical emergency is an injury or illness that is so severe that without immediate treatment, it threatens your life or health. If you think your life or health is in danger, your situation is an emergency.
I received information on the government shut down regarding veteran benefits.