November 6, 2017

VA working to reduce time doctors spend on paperwork, free up time for Veterans

VA announced today that it is making changes to its inbox notifications system, a messaging system intended to communicate important clinical information, such as test results, […]
November 2, 2017

VA launches program aimed at providing Veterans more options in claims disagreements

VA announced that it will launch the Rapid Appeals Modernization Program, or “RAMP,” with the goal of providing Veterans with the earliest possible resolution of their […]
November 1, 2017

Aimed at strengthening civilian-military relationships, VA and Got Your 6 announce StorytellersX events across the nation

On the eve of Veterans Day, VA in collaboration with Got Your 6 and local Community Veteran Engagement Boards, will host a nationwide series of StorytellersX […]
November 1, 2017

President proclaims November Veterans and Military Families Month

Today, VA secretary Dr. David Shulkin joined President Donald Trump in the Oval Office for the president’s signing of a proclamation establishing November as Veterans and […]
October 19, 2017

VA seeks partnerships to build and improve health-care facilities

Today, VA released a Request for Information (RFI) seeking interest from potential partners who want to support efforts to build world-class health-care facilities for America’s Veterans. […]
October 16, 2017

VA announces Veterans Coordinated Access & Rewarding Experiences Act

Today, VA announced that it has presented the House and Senate Veterans Affairs Committees with the administration’s draft proposal of the Veterans Coordinated Access & Rewarding […]
October 13, 2017

VA, Ginnie Mae create task force to address mortgage refinancing issues

The Government National Mortgage Association (Ginnie Mae) and VA announced the formation of the Joint Ginnie Mae – VA Refinance Loan Task Force. The task force will focus […]
October 9, 2017

Veterans ID cards to be available starting in November

WASHINGTON — Veterans Affairs officials will start issuing new veterans ID cards next month, giving recipients an easy way to provide their military service for business […]
October 2, 2017

VA forms new family, caregiver and survivor advisory committee, names Sen. Elizabeth Dole as chair

VA announced the formation of the Veterans’ Family, Caregiver and Survivor Federal Advisory Committee as part of VA secretary Dr. David Shulkin’s commitment to supporting our […]