WASHINGTON — On behalf of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the nation’s Veterans, I want to commend the leadership of the House and Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committees on their agreement on legislation that will greatly benefit Veterans. Recently, Continue reading VA Secretary Shulkin on Agreement Reached on Funding to Increase Veterans Access to Health Care and Strengthen VA Workforce
For Immediate Release July 17, 2017 Contact: Annie Clark/Christopher Knight 202-224-2523 Senator Collins Continues to Protect Northern Maine Veterans’ Access to Health Care The Appropriations Committee approved a provision authored by Senator Collins to preserve ARCH access Washington, D.C. –U.S. Continue reading Senator Collins Continues to Protect Northern Maine Veterans’ Access to Health Care
1st investigation denounced as whitewash By Andrea Estes, Globe Staff An internal investigation of problems at New Hampshire’s only hospital for veterans recently found “no substantial or specific danger to public health’’ even though 11 members of the Continue reading VA chief vows new review of N.H. site
Are you a caregiver that wants to share your story, encourage others, or seek advice? If so, consider joining VA’s Peer Support Mentoring Program. The program needs caregivers who want to serve as mentors or be mentored. Mentoring relationships can Continue reading Caregiver Support Program: Peer Support Mentoring
OIG conducted a congressionally-requested review to evaluate VHA’s provision of care for women veterans, both general and gender-specific, proficiencies of Designated Women’s Health Providers (DWHPs), and VHA facilities’ compliance to privacy standards for women veterans. We found that 82.5 and Continue reading Review of VHA Care and Privacy Standards for Women Veterans
FACT SHEET April 27, 2017 VCP Phone Line Imposter It has come to VA’s attention that a phone line has been set up by an unknown party to potentially “mimic” the VCP phone line. This imposter phone line may be Continue reading VETERANS CHOICE PROGRAM (VCP) PHONE LINE IMPOSTER
smime.p7s (7 KB) Tricare management in Maine will change from HealthNet Federal Services to Humana effective 1 Oct 17. ****Tricare and Milconnect – This does not affect Martin’s Point Customers or Tricare for Life Enrollees**** To make sure the move Continue reading Camp Keyes Special Tricare Edition
The Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Inspector General (OIG) independently reviews allegations and conducts administrative investigations generally concerning high-ranking senior officials and other high profile matters of interest to Congress and the Department. While these reviews and investigations may Continue reading Administrative Investigation Advisory – Alleged Conflict of Interest, Veterans Benefits Administration, Office of Economic Opportunity, Washington, DC
Veterans who got dental care at a Tomah VA may have been infected with disease. Creative Commons By Teresa Welsh email@example.com Nearly 600 veterans could have been infected with HIV, Hepatitis B or Hepatitis C at a Veterans Affairs facility Continue reading VVA: VA DENTIST MAY HAVE INFECTED 600 Veterans with HIV andHepititis. Was not fired!!
ATTENTION: Electronic Distribution The Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Inspector General (OIG), conducted extensive work related to allegations of wait time manipulation after the allegations at the Phoenix VA Health Care System in April 2014. Since that event and Continue reading Administrative Summary of Investigation Regarding Wait Times – Washington, D.C.