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Bay Pines VA Medical Center

Veterans Affairs recently inspected the Bay Pines VA Medical Center.The mortality rate is slightly higher than the national average. Outpatient and inpatient satisfaction surveys...

Congress Approves Veterans Health Bill

The Republican-controlled House approved legislation last week to boost health care spending for veterans and provide more money to compensate record numbers of Iraq...

Veterans Affairs Goes Hi-Tech, Launches iPad Program

A new Veterans Affairs initiative has started to hand out 1,000 iPads to veterans’ families. The program is geared to study the benefits of...

Five Veterans’ Deaths Linked to VA Medical Center

Poor hiring practices may have led to deaths of 5 veterans at an Illinois VA medical center, according to a recent investigation. Still more...

Military Service Hazardous to Your Health

Retired Colonel and PhD E.C. Hurley recently warned of issues that have been known to impact veterans after leaving service. While not new, what is...

Recent Articles

Disabled Veteran Student Loan Forgiveness To Be Streamlined

President Donald Trump ordered his administration to create streamlined procedures for student loan forgiveness of certain disabled veteran.By...

Former VA Doctor Charged With 3 Counts Of Involuntary Manslaughter

The former chief pathologist at one at Fayetteville VA Medical Center was indicted on three counts of involuntary manslaughter and 28 counts of mail...

NBC Nightly News Picks Up Non-VA Emergency Room Bill Denial Story

NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt is now covering the wrongful non-VA emergency room denial story first exposed in 2017 leading to a nationwide investigation.

IG: Wrongful ER Denials Costs Veterans Over $500 Million

The IG blasted the Department of Veterans Affairs over its non-VA ER denial scheme that could cost veterans over $500 million in wrongful denials....

The Future Of Veterans Affairs Electronic Health Records

Despite intense oversight pressure, VA failed to properly track its $2+ billion in spending on its electronic health records system.The Government Accounting Office (GAO)...

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