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VA secretary announces decision on next-generation electronic health record

VA’s adoption of the same system as the Department of Defense will ultimately result in all patient data residing in one common system and enable seamless care between the departments without the manual and electronic exchange and reconciliation of data between two separate systems.


[VIDEO] New episode of The American Veteran

The newest episode of VA’s The American Veteran  features stories about: a disabled Navy Veteran who learned to ski at the age of 63; how one Veteran used the GI Bill and other VA’s services to turn his life around; a Medal of Honor recipient's reflection on the Battle of Khe Sanh; and the Veterans Legacy Program, a project by VA’s National Cemetery Administration to remember and honor those buried in our national cemeteries.


Michigan Veterans treated to pro golf tournament, skills clinic during annual event

For the last 64 years, on the day after Memorial Day, the VA PGA Golf Tournament has taken place at Custer Greens Golf Course on the grounds of the Battle Creek VA Medical Center in Michigan.

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This week we honor Army Veteran Clay Eiland.

Clay graduated from Texas Christian University in 2007 and served for four years as a transportation officer. One of the units he served with was the 4th Infantry Division. He deployed one time to Iraq and one time to Afghanistan.

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