January 30, 2019

VA announces access standards for health care

Today, VA announced its proposed access standards for community care and urgent care provisions that will take effect in June and guide when Veterans can seek care to meet their […]
January 14, 2019

Boise VA mobile vet center helps veterans in rural communities

Boise VA mobile vet center helps veterans in rural communities … CALDWELL — The Boise VA is one of the highest rated VA facilities in the […]
January 14, 2019

VBA resources for Veterans, dependents, survivors, and federal employees during shutdown

Even on the best of days, we at VA know that providing for yourself and your family–and having financial stability and security–are some of the most […]
December 18, 2018

VA Still Arbitrarily Cutting Caregivers From Program, Even As It Aims To Expand

Congress told the VA to expand its caregiver program to include pre-Sept. 11 vets, but the VA has failed to meet a deadline in the law.
December 17, 2018

ICYMI: #ExploreVA Facebook Live Event on VA Health Care & Innovative Tools and Technologies

VA’s cutting-edge health care solutions conveniently deliver care. Through virtual visits, scheduling tools, mobile apps and more, health care is at your fingertips. To share the […]
December 13, 2018

Survey: Nearly 40 Percent of Active-Duty Women Report Fertility Problems

… problems after leaving the service, according to a new survey by the Service Women’s Action Network, an advocacy group for female veterans.
December 12, 2018

Latest revision to VA’s rating schedule includes the hematologic and lymphatic systems

Effective December 9, 2018, there is a new rating schedule for the hematologic and lymphatic systems, which addresses conditions related to the blood. Since September 2017, […]
December 7, 2018

Online VA medical appointments expanding to Walmart sites, VFW posts

Dr. Alan Shatzel, medical director of the Mercy Telehealth Network, is displayed on the monitor RP-VITA robot at Mercy San Juan Hospital in Carmichael, Calif., in […]
November 30, 2018

Caring for Veterans with HIV

December 1 is World AIDS Day. VA joins our federal partners in recognizing this day and taking time to reflect on the impact of the HIV/AIDS […]