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'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.
Page features findings from Legion’s System Worth Saving Task Force’s first series of 2011-2012 VA site visits.
VA clinicians offer review of health concerns of Iraq, Afghanistan veterans in Journal of General Internal Medicine article.
Life stories of age 55-plus combat and women veterans needed to help improve VA care.
A little more than half of OIF, OEF and OND veterans have sought VA health care since discharge.