MISSION Act guidance available in booklet
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MISSION Act guidance available in booklet

Department of Veterans Affairs has prepared a downloadable booklet explaining how to receive VA care, health-care benefits and other related updates due to June 6 MISSION Act implementation.

Facebook Live event to focus on MISSION Act changes
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Facebook Live event to focus on MISSION Act changes

The American Legion will join other VSOs and the Department of Veterans Affairs in online event aimed to provide information to veterans and their families on coming changes and how to access care.

Bogged down in the bluegrass
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Bogged down in the bluegrass

The proposed new Louisville VA hospital is mired in the same old problems – and a legal challenge from the town next door.
Legion launches online mental health survey
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Legion launches online mental health survey

The survey, in conjunction with Mental Health Awareness Month, is designed to collect data that will help The American Legion bring local resources to veterans and their families.

Legion to VA: ‘Fix communication breakdowns’
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Legion to VA: ‘Fix communication breakdowns’

An Indianapolis veteran underwent partial leg amputation due to delayed home health care; National Commander Brett Reistad calls for better communication between home-care social workers and VA medical centers.

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