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RAVEE: Reaching All Veterans @ Every Encounter

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VHA should be utilizing this model of care, where everyone can RAVEE. To RAVEE is to Reach All Veterans @ Every Encounter and connect Veterans with the services they need. Every Veteran suicide prevented is something that VHA should rave about. There is no wrong door for identification of suicide risk; it is everyone's business.

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Awards and Recognition:

National HeRO Award


Audiology and Speech, Clinical Services, Mental Health and Suicide Prevention, Office of Health Informatics, Office of Primary Care, Optometry, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Systems Redesign and Improvement



  • Suicide screening for Veterans increased an additional 9,000 encounters annually. An estimated 0.6% of veterans will screen positive, requiring additional follow up care. Utilizing RAVEE and partnerships with PCMHI, facilities can reach more veterans that would have otherwise walked out the doors.

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Does not include Clinical Resource Hubs (CRH)


There are no in-progress adoptions for this innovation.

There are no unsuccessful adoptions for this innovation.



A spreadsheet depicting VA Finger Lakes key metric improvements with the implantation of RAVEE.

VA Finger Lakes Healthcare System and Audiology Clinic ROI with RAVEE