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 Legion's Veterans Affairs & Rehabilitation Commission was briefed on veterans' suicide, veterans treatment courts and the Veterans Justice Outreach Program.
Departments of Veterans Affairs, Defense establish two joint research consortia to battle signature wounds of war on terror.
House Veterans Affairs chairman, Legion question veteran deaths and bonuses awarded to executives.
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.