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.
VA is sending letters to enrolled veterans to highlight its web page on the new law.
Creation of a national water safety committee is recommended to prevent further deaths from Legionnaires’ Disease.
Department of Veterans Affairs’ goal is to expand health care for veterans beyond traditional office visits.
Nationwide events aim to raise public awareness and overcome stigma of mental health treatment.
The availability of dependable transportation often decides whether a veteran receives VA health care.
A new budgetary scoring system may stand in the way of lease renewals.
Legion’s System Worth Saving Task Force recommends Fort Wayne VA medical center to carefully consider whether or not to discontinue inpatient intensive care unit services.
Improvements have been made at the facility, but a Legion town hall meeting Tuesday showed that work remains.
The American Legion supports a House bill that would improve access to mental health care through non-VA providers.
American Legion past national commander appointed to Louisiana Veterans’ Affairs Commission by Gov. Bobby Jindal.