May 16, 2018

Annual VA2K Walk & Roll keeping Veterans and employees healthy

On May 16, the 2018 VA2K Walk & Roll event will be held at many VA locations across the country. The VA2K focuses on promoting active […]
May 15, 2018

VA announces whole health flagship sites

VA has released the names of 18 facilities designated VA Whole Health Flagship sites, which are spread around the country within the VA health-care system and […]
May 14, 2018

VA to expand telehealth by allowing health care providers to treat patients across state lines

VA announced a new federal rule that will allow VA doctors, nurses and other health-care providers to administer care to Veterans using telehealth, or virtual technology, […]
May 14, 2018

VA updates compensation rating criteria, adds women-specific conditions to the schedule

In September 2017, VA began updating the VA Schedule for Rating Disabilities, the federal regulations used by claims processors to determine the severity of disabilities related […]
May 11, 2018

Clinic receives county support

A recent memorandum of understanding signed by the State of Oregon and the Veterans Administration allows veterans to receive services from local …
April 30, 2018

VA introduces new feature that allows Veterans to securely access medical images online

VA recently released a new online feature through the My HealtheVet portal that allows Veterans to access their medical images and associated study reports online. Called […]
April 30, 2018

Vet360: Sharing information across VA to enhance service to Veterans

Veterans and their families interact with the VA for issues ranging from home loans to medical services, sometimes over the course of years and for a […]
April 30, 2018

VA Video Connect expands Veterans’ access to health care

More and more Veterans are receiving health-care treatment virtually, thanks to VA’s efforts to expand telehealth. One of the recent successes has been VA Video Connect, […]
April 27, 2018

How medically-discharged vets can get a disability rating boost

Hardeep Grewal was a 29-year-old Air Force computer operations specialist suffering a mild case of pneumonia when he deployed to Saudi Arabia and a series of […]