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Mon, 2 Aug 2021 15:09:00 EDT

VA to start processing disability claims for certain conditions related to particulate matter
The Department of Veterans Affairs will begin processing disability claims Aug. 2 for asthma, rhinitis and sinusitis on a presumptive basis based on presumed particulate matter exposures during military service in Southwest Asia and certain other areas - More...

Mon, 2 Aug 2021 14:04:00 EDT

VA brings more appointees aboard
The latest Biden-Harris administration appoints three more leaders to the Department of Veteran Affairs. More...

Fri, 30 Jul 2021 18:59:00 EDT

Secretaries of USDA, HUD, VA, Treasury, and FHFA Acting Director release joint statement on agency actions to prevent evictions
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) eviction moratorium is in place until July 31st, but the Supreme Court's ruling made clear that CDC cannot extend the moratorium past its current expiration date. More...

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 22:34:00 EDT

VA posts Under Secretary for Health job announcement
The Department of Veterans Affairs is looking for qualified candidates to fill the position of Under Secretary for Health. More...

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 14:19:00 EDT

VA mandates COVID-19 vaccines among its medical employees including VHA facilities staff
July 26 Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Denis McDonough announced he will make COVID-19 vaccines mandatory for Title 38 VA health care personnel - including physicians, dentists, podiatrists, optometrists, registered nurses, physician assistants, More...

Fri, 23 Jul 2021 11:32:00 EDT

VA announces new options to help Veterans avoid foreclosure
The Department of Veterans Affairs is offering a new COVID-19 Refund Modification option to assist Veterans who require a significant reduction in their monthly mortgage payments because of the COVID-19 pandemic. More...

Wed, 21 Jul 2021 15:40:00 EDT

VA resetting relationship with labor unions
The Department of Veterans Affairs is taking steps to reestablish its relationship with bargaining unit employees effective July 20. More...

Wed, 21 Jul 2021 09:59:00 EDT

VA Deputy Secretary Donald Remy arrives
Former Army captain, attorney and athletic administrator Donald Remy was confirmed July 15 to serve as deputy secretary for the Department of Veterans Affairs. More...

Thu, 15 Jul 2021 15:58:00 EDT

'Women Veteran Boot Camp Accelerator' empowers entrepreneurs
The Department of Veterans Affairs and the PenFed Foundation brought together 80 women Veteran entrepreneurs for a six-month accelerator program, July 13 that would prepare them for sustainability and growth in federal and commercial marketplaces. More...

Mon, 12 Jul 2021 13:18:00 EDT

Additional leadership appointees join VA
More Department of Veterans Affairs key appointments are filled. More...

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