VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System
To provide the right care in the right place at the right time through the effective, cost-effective, and appropriate use of health information and telecommuncations technologies.
To make the home and local community into the preferred place of care whenever possible and practicable.
To use health information and telecommunication technologies to sensitiviely promote therapeutic relationships.
Enable shared decision-making between patient and practitioner across the continuum of care.
Support patient-self management and an individual's responsibility for their health.
Provide an evidence-based platform to promote the health of the Veteran patient community.