Top 10 Posts and Forum Topics September 2016 September 2016 saw 122,059 visitors viewing 301,701 pages. The top 10 states that visitors came from where Texas, California, Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, Virginia, New York, Illinois, Tennessee and Pennsylvania. The top 5 Browsers Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer, Firefox and Edge. Devices used Desktop Browser 47% Mobile 43%% Tablets 9% Veterans Affairs… Continue Reading…
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More than 600,000 veterans will go without health insurance next year unless 19 states stop holding out against expanding Medicaid, researchers say.
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Appeals are remanded for many reasons…if there has been a change in law, a worsening of a disability on appeal, the Veteran introduces new evidence or theory of entitlement at the Board or if the regional office did not process your claim correctly.
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Actor and veterans advocate Tom Hanks wants to do more to help veterans, by assisting those who care for our nation’s wounded heroes.
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https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2016/09/29/2016-23483/tribal-health-programs-community-care-consolidation The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Veterans Health Administration (VHA) will facilitate a Tribal Consultation on the VHA’s effort to improve continuity of care and health care access for Veterans by consolidating multiple community care programs, previously known as non-VA care, into one standard program with standard rates. In October 2015, VA submitted to… Continue Reading…
https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2016/09/29/2016-23360/repayment-by-va-of-educational-loans-for-certain-psychiatrists The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is adding to its medical regulations a program for the repayment of educational loans for certain psychiatrists who agree to a period of obligated service with VA. This program is intended to increase the pool of qualified VA psychiatrists and increase veterans’ access to mental health care.
Millions of dollars’ worth of items paid for by tax payer dollars have been lost or stolen from the Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals and properties all across Texas.
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The Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center is working with Moving Analytics and the VA Center for Innovation to test how a smartphone-enabled home-base
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One Ohio Republican, Rep. Warren Davidson, called veterans clogging up the disability compensation system “moochers” and “pretenders” faking symptoms.
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