March 11, 2019

Women In The Military Say Their Pain Was Consistently Dismissed As “Female Problems,” Causing Permanent Medical Issues

WASHINGTON — They didn’t want to complain — being a woman in the US military, the last thing you want to be seen as is weak […]
March 7, 2019

VEText enhances access and improves experience for Veterans

Vietnam-era Veteran James Preston (pictured above) uses his mobile phone much like any other person.  He reads his email, surfs the net, streams video, even plays […]
February 11, 2019

VA to provide capability for Veterans to access their VA health data on Apple iPhones

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will release new capabilities this summer providing Veterans who receive care at VA with the ability to access their […]
February 8, 2019

Vets could soon get free child care during medical treatment

The Veterans Affairs Department could soon provide free child care for veterans undergoing treatment for mental health and other medical issues — a move some lawmakers […]
January 31, 2019

Springfield organization aims to help Oregon vets cover ambulance costs

Miller said Veterans Affairs already covers ambulance fares but said it can be … With that money, he said they can serve 30,000 veterans in Oregon.
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.