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Mon, 9 Dec 2019 11:21:00 EST

VA's Board of Veterans' Appeals plans virtual hearings in 2020
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Board of Veterans' Appeals (Board) and Office of Information and Technology (OIT) are working towards nationwide availability of virtual hearings for Veterans next year, allowing access using their mobile phon More...

Mon, 9 Dec 2019 10:17:00 EST

VA continues record setting claims processing pace for 2019
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) disability claims backlog reached its lowest point ever, Nov 23 from its previous record low achieved May 2018. More...

Mon, 9 Dec 2019 09:12:00 EST

VA web-based patient tool surpasses five million users
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) accomplished a record landmark Oct. 15, when the agency registered more than 5 million users on My HealtheVet, which encourages Veterans to take control of their health. More...

Thu, 5 Dec 2019 11:28:00 EST

VA launches National Artificial Intelligence Institute
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) established the National Artificial Intelligence Institute (NAII) for advancing the health and well-being of Veterans, as part of the commemoration of National Veterans and Military Families Month in November. More...

Thu, 5 Dec 2019 09:15:00 EST

VA inspires communities to support hospitalized Veterans throughout the holidays
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is encouraging community members, individuals, businesses and organizations to help support hospitalized Veterans nationwide by turning good intentions into action on this International Volunteer Day Dec. 5. More...

Wed, 4 Dec 2019 18:56:00 EST

VA launches Solid Start to ensure Veterans are contacted during initial transition
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), in collaboration with the Departments of Defense and Homeland Security, Dec. 2, introduced VA Solid Start which will proactively contact all newly separated service members at least three times during their fi More...

Mon, 25 Nov 2019 10:29:00 EST

VA gives thanks for Whole Health peer facilitators
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has designated Nov. 25, as National Whole Health Peer Facilitator Recognition Day as part of Veterans Month. More...

Fri, 22 Nov 2019 11:13:00 EST

VA reports significant increase in Veteran use of telehealth services
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) found more than 900,000 Veterans used VA telehealth services in fiscal year 2019 (FY) as revealed in a mid-October report. More...

Wed, 20 Nov 2019 17:06:00 EST

Wilkie Praises HVAC Leaders' End-of-Year Suicide Prevention Goal
VA Secretary Robert Wilkie praised members of the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs today for setting the goal of getting important Veterans suicide prevention legislation passed before the end of the year. More...

Fri, 15 Nov 2019 13:05:00 EST

VA renews partnership with Y-USA to expand whole-health services to Veteran communities
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently renewed a nationwide partnership with Y-USA that focuses on whole health to enhance services available that promote the health and well-being of Veterans, their families and caregivers. More...



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