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Office of Connected Care (OCC)

The OCC focuses on improving health care through technology by engaging Veterans and care teams outside of traditional health care visits. By bringing together VA digital health technologies under one umbrella, the Office of Connected Care is enhancing health care coordination across VA and supporting Veterans’ participation in their own care.

Cancer Prevention at Your Fingertips, Empowering Veterans Through Mobile Application

Engage Veterans Where They Are: From Their Palms To Your Hospital Doors

Created in August 2020 by the Michael E. DeBakey Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center (Houston)

My Life, My Story (MLMS)

Listening to Veterans. Honoring their stories.

Created in March 2013 by the William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans' Hospital (Madison)

National Tele-Neurology Program

Let us take the Headache out of Neurological Services!

Created in January 2020 by the Corporal Michael J. Crescenz Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

SCOUTS (Supporting Community Outpatient, Urgent care & Telehealth Services)

SCOUTS ICTs provide post Emergency Department care to Older Veterans

Created in December 2020 by the Office of Primary Care

Technology-based Eye Care Services (TECS)

Improved eye care access for all Veterans using eye telehealth

Created in March 2015 by the Atlanta VA Medical Center (Atlanta, Georgia)

TeleRehab Wheeled Mobility Clinic to CNH

Telerehabilitation provides wheeled mobility services to Veterans in contract nursing homes

Created in October 2018 by the Minneapolis VA Medical Center (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Transforming Health and Resiliency through Integration of Values-based Experiences (THRIVE)

Bringing happiness to healthcare through values, strengths, and purpose

Created in March 2015 by the James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital (Tampa, Florida)

Video Blood Pressure Visits (VBPV)

Blood Pressure monitoring using VA Video Connect.

Created in January 2018 by the James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital (Tampa, Florida), John J. Cochran Veterans Hospital (St. Louis John Cochran)