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Public Affairs Office

Mission Statement

The Public Affairs Office helps develop, communicate and foster relationships between the Salt Lake City VA Healthcare System and the community.  This happens through a variety of ways including outreach, special events, media, congressional relationships and other internal and external communications.

Contact Us 

We are always looking for more and better ways “to serve the veteran who served us.”  If you have an event, a story, an idea or even just a question we want to hear from you.

  • For questions concerning public relations or media inquiries, contact Jeremy Laird, Acting Public Affairs Officer at (801) 582-1565 Ext. 1955.

Your VA News

Upholding Valor
The Wahlen
2016 VA Salt Lake City Health Care System Annual Report
A Historical Account of the Salt Lake City VA Hospitals 
Hospital Namesake 
National VA News Releases 
VA News 
VA Salt Lake City Health Care System Visitor Guide 
2018 Drinking Water Quality Report
2018 Storm Water Management Plan
Reporting Spills

  • For questions concerning the water safety or storm water information listed above contact the GEMS program Manager, Lisa Huston at 801-582-1565 ext. 4533 or Occupational Safety and Health Manager, Carlos Aguilar at 801-582-1565 ext. 1226.



Jeremy Laird
Acting Public Affairs Officer
801-582-1565 Ext. 1955

Tony Jarmusz
Public Affairs Specialist
801-582-1565 Ext. 6606

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