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The Legion’s System Worth Saving Task Force evaluated the quality of VA rural health care in 13 states.
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Public invited to attend discussion on ‘Caring for Veterans through Discovery and Collaboration.’
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The American Legion begins its next round of System Worth Saving trips to VA medical centers next week.
Report focuses on efforts to improve the delivery of health care for Gulf War veterans.
The Legion conducted a System Worth Saving site visit at a VA medical center in Hot Springs, S.D., to help keep the VA from closing its doors.
Facility, scheduled for completion in 2014, will serve veterans in four counties.
The American Legion’s System Worth Saving Task Force recently met in Washington to discuss its new VA health-care focus — patient satisfaction.
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VA under secretary for Health tells Legionnaires that more studies need completed before hyperbaric oxygen treatments are issued to treat TBI, PTS.
PTS-TBI Ad Hoc Committee prepared to carry on its work.
System Worth Saving Task Force seeking input from veterans using VA heath-care system for focus of next round of visits.
Organization’s PTS-TBI Committee, Veterans’ Policy Oversight Committee to meet in Washington, D.C.
Efforts by VA, fellow veterans needed to stop alarming number of suicides among veterans.
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Contract awarded after more than a decade of delays contributed to the near-tripling of the price tag; date for start of construction still not set.
Telephone support program comes on heels of successful pilot program showed significant reduction in stress for spouses of returning OEF, OIF veterans.
Campaign creating ways for veterans, their families to connect with the experience of other veterans.
Report states insufficient data makes it impossible to say whether emissions can cause long-term health effects.
Meals will be offered at Veterans Cantee Service cafeterias to homeless veterans attending their first VA medical appointment.
Focus for next six months will be delivery of Departments of Veterans Affairs health-care delivery to veterans in rural areas.
Documentary highlights individual stories of recovery for severely wounded servicemembers and veterans.
Public service announcement challenges viewers to rethink pre-conceived notions about women veterans.
House Veterans' Affairs Committee cites ‘failures in leadership' at facility where repeated errors have occurred.
Make the Connection is VA's effort to work with the entertainment industry to encourage veterans to come forward to receive treatment for mental health.
Comprehensive draft report outlines how VA addresses the concerns of veterans who deployed during the Gulf War in 1990 and 1991.
Resolution urges Congress to continue to fund the establishment and expansion of Veterans Treatment Courts.
Findings of 2011 VA medical center visits include challenges in the transition process for OEF/OIF veterans; report will be shared with president, VA, Congress.
Retired brigadier generals, women veterans advocates discuss PTS, military sexual trauma and readjusting to civilian life.
Walter Reed mental health expert briefs Legion's PTS-TBI Ad-Hoc Committee on where PTS efforts are falling short and what can be done to fix them.
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VA representatives will be on hand during national convention in Minneapolis to talk with veterans about the mental health treatment they've received.