Left to right, Alex Spector, director of the Alaska VA Healthcare System and Regional Office, Kenai veteran Glenn Schrader, Dr. Ted Galey, director of the Veterans Integrated Service Network 20, and Dr. Cynthia Joe, chief of staff of the Alaska VA Healthcare System and Regional Office, participate in a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Kenai Visitors and Cultural Center on Saturday.
The ceremony celebrated the opening of the Kenai VA Medical Clinic, part of the Alaska Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, located in the Benco Building in Kenai. The clinic will serve 770 peninsula veterans who previously had to travel to Anchorage to receive health care through the VA Healthcare System, said Michael Bell, community affairs director for the Alaska VA Healthcare System.
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