The mission of the Veterans Homes Board is to oversee and guarantee high-quality health care for veterans and dependents in its care. This commitment is demonstrated by:
Targeting services to veterans with special needs.
Supporting research and education in geriatrics and long-term care.
Providing a therapeutic environment that encourages resident independence, respects individuality and promotes self-worth and well being.
Continuous evaluation of care and services to be responsive to changing needs.
Managing the Veterans Homes with honesty, integrity, and cost effectiveness.
Recognizing employees for their contributions.
Working cooperatively with the medical communities.
The Minnesota Veterans Homes are located throughout the State of Minnesota.
Facilities are located in:
Honorably Discharged Veterans
181 Consecutive Days on Active Duty
Minnesota Resident (or had service credited to Minnesota)
Spouses of eligible Veterans over 55 years of age and reside in the state
All Applicants must demonstrate medical need
For more details on admissions, contact:
Fergus Falls (218) 736-0400
Hastings (651) 438-8504
Luverne (507) 283-1100 1-877-LUV VETS
Minneapolis (612) 721-0600 1-877-VET MPLS
Silver Bay (218) 226-6300 1-877-SBY VETS
Board Office (651) 296-2073 1-877-MVBOARD
MN Relay Service
(651) 297-5353 1-800-627-3529
The Minnesota Veterans Homes do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, disability, or age.
Do you still have a question? For more information, please contact:
Type of Question: E-mail Contact:
Minnesota Veterans Homes (MVH) Operations Executive Director
Employee Relations Nancy Dahl
Human Resources Director
Resident Quality of Care
Long Term Care Standards and Regulations Katherine Hokanson
Quality Assurance Director
Internal Audits Jerry Jarosch
MVH Policies and Rules
Medical Ethics - Vulnerable Adult Issues
Resident Maintenance Charges
Contracts - Legal Issues Diane Madsen
Press Releases Sandra Larson
Public Affairs Director
MVH Board of Directors Affairs
Meeting Locations and Dates Vi Nicholas
Internal Budget Douglas Rickabaugh
Financial Management Director
Safety - Construction Ev Wright
Veterans Benefits Coordinator
Computer and Network Operations Larry Ziebarth
Management Information Systems