Get Health Care on-the-Go with the VA Health Chat - VA San Diego Healthcare System
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VA San Diego Healthcare System

 

Get Health Care on-the-Go with the VA Health Chat

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Check it out and download the VA Health Chat App from the App Store of your either Apple or Android phone.

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Save time and energy on minor health concerns and questions with the VA Health Chat phone app. From the convenience of your home or anywhere you have your cell phone, it provides easy access to chat with VA staff on matters concerning:

  • When you feel ill and need advice on your condition. For emergencies, always call 9-1-1
  • When you have questions about your prescriptions
  • When you need medical advice for a minor injury or illness, such as:
    • Allergies
    • Congestion/cough/cold
    • Ear pain
    • Fever
    • Rash
    • Sore throat
    • Stomachache

The VA Health App, along with the chat team, can also help you:

  • Find your closest VA facility
  • Refill a VA prescription
  • Send a non-urgent message to your health care team

The app is available on Apple and Android-based systems and can be found at the App Store: https://mobile.va.gov/appstore. For more information on VA Health Chat or to launch the app in a browser, go here https://mobile.va.gov/app/va-health-chat.

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