Governor Sisolak to tour VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System with Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs

Carson City, NV - September 14, 2021

Tomorrow, Governor Steve Sisolak will tour VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System in Reno alongside Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Donald M. Remy. Their visit will aim at receiving feedback from Veterans, employees, and others and learn more about the efforts of VA Sierra Nevada in support of the Governor’s Challenge and the Mayor’s Challenge to fight Veteran suicide.

WHAT: Media availability with Governor Sisolak and Deputy Secretary of Veteran Affairs Donald M. Remy will be available at the conclusion of the tour. 

WHEN:

9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 15 *** IMPORTANT: Please arrive no later than 9:15 a.m. at the Medical Center Front Entrance to be screened and escorted. Facemasks required. Please be advised local roads are under construction. Please account for possible delays in your arrival.

WHERE:

VA Sierra Nevada Health System. 975 Kirmnan Ave., Reno, NV 89502

 

NOTE: Due to COVID-19 precautions, this media event will be RSVP ONLY. All media must RSVP and provide a cell phone number by 5:00 p.m., Tues, September 14.

Deputy Secretary’s bio: https://www.va.gov/opa/bios/bio_remy.asp

RSVP: With the name of reporter and reporter’s cell phone number to:

  • Damian Mcgee, VA Office of Public & Intergovernmental Affairs (213) 220-9337 Damian.Mcgee@va.gov
  • Glenna Smith, VASNHCS Public Affairs Officer (775) 842-4835 Glenna.Smith2@va.gov
  • Armenthis Lester, VISN 21 Chief Communications Manager (702) 606-8763 Armenthis.Lester@va.gov
Media who RSVP will be contacted if there are last-minute schedule or location changes.

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Contact

Meghin Delaney
Communications Director