WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 3, 2018--The American Legion invites all Minneapolis VA Health Care System area veterans and their family members to a town hall meeting to discuss their VA health care. The meeting will be held on August 6 at 7 p.m., at The American Legion Richfield Post 435, 6501 Portland Avenue South, Richfield, Minnesota 55423.

The town hall is one of many events that The American Legion will conduct around the United States this year. The American Legion hosts these events to hear feedback from veterans about the quality of health care they receive at their local VA healthcare facility.

Staff from The American Legion National Headquarters in Washington, D.C., American Legion Department of Minnesota and representatives from VA and members of the Minnesota congressional delegation will be in attendance.

Veterans who may not be able to attend the American Legion town hall meeting may leave their comments about the Minneapolis VA Health Care System by submitting an email to  MNTownHall@legion.org. The mailbox is not staffed and you will not receive a response. Your comments will be compiled to evaluate veterans perceptions of the health care and services provided by the Minneapolis VA Health Care System.

If you have an immediate concern, please call the Department of Veterans Affairs 24-hour complaint hotline at (855) 948-2311.

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CONTACT: The American Legion

Joe Plenzler, 301-800-9457

jplenzler@legion.org

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA INDIANA MINNESOTA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: HEALTH HOSPITALS PUBLIC POLICY/GOVERNMENT HEALTHCARE REFORM OTHER HEALTH OTHER POLICY ISSUES PUBLIC POLICY STATE/LOCAL DEFENSE OTHER DEFENSE

SOURCE: The American Legion

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