The range of health issues facing America's veterans is both wide and ever-evolving. The American Legion recognizes this and provides valuable health-care information on a variety of conditions, as well as regularly updated information on the Department of Veterans Affairs.
The VA updated the Legion on its progress with creating its Electronic Health Record and improving its appointment scheduling.
Contractor, VA can’t give lawmakers clear answers about when long-awaited medical center will be done or what it will finally cost.
The new way of providing wounded warriors with prosthetic equipment aims to be more cost-effective.
The Veterans Health Administration has developed new training modules for using its Disability Benefits Questionnaires.
VA's new program, Specialty Care Access Network-Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes, will benefit millions of veterans and their primary care providers.
A few Pentagon proponents would like to see PTSD reclassified as PTS.
Consultations to be clinic-based for all mental health specialties.
Program geared toward helping veterans recognize PTSD symptoms and motivating them to seek treatment.
Research and development highlights include eHealth initiative, Million Veteran Program and Quality Enhancement Research Initiative.
Following the Army’s lead, all branches of the armed forces will be reviewing PTSD cases.