January 9, 2018

VA Clears The Air On Doctors Talking To Veterans About Marijuana Use

Officials want health care providers to discuss how the use of medical marijuana could interact with patient care, but doctors still can’t point vets to state-approved […]
January 8, 2018

More than 100 jobs available at Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center & Clinics

There are more than 100 jobs available at the Southern Oregon VA Rehabilitation Center and Clinics in White City and you don’t have to be a […]
January 7, 2018

Scientists seek veterans

Researchers are trying to prevent and treat CTE, the brain disease caused by repetitive head trauma – including combat blasts. Here’s how vets can help
January 5, 2018

Local VA to hire 250 new employees

Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center and Clinics in White City plans to hire 250 employees, with about 100 of the new hires focused on providing mental health […]
January 3, 2018

VA to take immediate actions on timely payments to community providers

Today VA announced a series of immediate actions to improve the timeliness of payments to community providers. The actions will address the issue of delayed payments […]
December 16, 2017

Reverberations from war complicate Vietnam veterans’ end-of-life care

Vietnam veterans’ wartime experiences – and their lasting psychological toll – can make it harder to treat their pain as they approach death.  
December 15, 2017

Hyperbaric treatments offer new promise for Veterans with chronic PTSD

Hyperbaric therapy uses pressure to increase the body’s oxygen supply and promote healing. What’s old is new again, at least when it comes to treating persistent […]
December 13, 2017

Volunteers Sought for a Research Study on Tinnitus

The Portland Veterans Administration is looking for volunteers to participate in a research study to compare the effects of two different therapies in treating tinnitus.
December 7, 2017

VA exploring alternative treatments for TBI and PTSD

Today VA announced that it will use two innovative treatments to ease the everyday challenges associated with living with traumatic brain injury (TBI) and post-traumatic stress disorder […]