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Cincinnati VA Medical Center


Health Education

Patient Education Resource Center

Your Patient Education Resource Center (PERC) is managed by an experienced patient education librarian and staffed with volunteers and students. The center contains a collection of easy-to-read health and wellness books, respected health education newsletters, videos and other materials. Computers with internet access are available for patient use.

The PERC is located between the entrances to the OEF/OIF and Primary Care Clinics on the 1st floor of the Medical Center.

Patient Education Programs

Healthcare providers provides ongoing health education and programs on a variety of topics both through one-on-one counseling and group classes.

  • health promotion
  • tests and procedures
  • medications and medication side effects
  • diagnoses
  • tobacco cessation
  • transition to home
  • treatments
  • weight management (MOVE)

Ask your healthcare provider what is available for your specific healthcare needs.


Patient Education Resource Center
1st floor, between Primary Care and the OEF/OIF/OND Program

Veterans Health Library