United States Department of Veterans Affairs ( US Veterans Affairs )

US Veterans Affairs

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The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is a government-run military veteran benefit system with Cabinet-level status. It is the United States government’s second largest department, after the United States Department of Defense. With a total 2009 budget of about $87.6 billion, VA employs nearly 280,000 people at hundreds of Veterans Affairs medical facilities, clinics, and benefits offices and is responsible for administering programs of veterans’ benefits for veterans, their families, and survivors.

US Veterans Affairs press release, blog etc

07/12/2018 - 16:17 VA Establishes Office of Electronic Health Record Modernization to Support Transition From Legacy Patient Data System
07/12/2018 - 15:29 VAs Board of Veterans Appeals Using Innovative Tools to Make a Record Number of Decisions
07/09/2018 - 19:20 VA Partnership with National Cancer Institute Will Boost Veteran Access to Clinical Trials
07/08/2018 - 21:32 Aimed at Suicide Prevention, VA Shares Winners of Its Gun Safety Matters Challenge
07/06/2018 - 19:36 VAs new ChooseVA campaign highlights Veteran benefits and services, aims to attract and retain employees
07/02/2018 - 19:35 VA Releases State-level Veteran Suicide Data, National Strategy for Preventing Veteran Suicide
07/02/2018 - 10:28 Award-winning VA video series, The American Veteran, receives 2017 regional Emmy Award
06/27/2018 - 19:59 Modern Healthcare Magazine Recognizes VAs Top Physician as one of 2018s 50 Most Influential Physician Executives and Leaders
06/21/2018 - 21:26 Nine VA Programs Receive Awards for Innovation in Health IT
06/20/2018 - 22:17 VA Provides Reorganization Plan to Strengthen and Modernize Department
06/19/2018 - 16:40 VA Showcases New Medical Advancements in Veteran Care on Capitol Hill
06/18/2018 - 17:34 VA Releases National Suicide Data Report
06/08/2018 - 00:53 VAs Veterans Crisis Line Improves Service With Third Call Center Opening in Topeka, Kansas
06/07/2018 - 00:58 VA Commits $17 Million to Expand Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Program
06/06/2018 - 02:11 Statement by Acting VA Secretary Peter ORourke President Trump signs historic MISSION Act
06/05/2018 - 09:50 VA Leaders and Team Named as Finalists for Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medals
02/09/2018 - 11:14 VA, Department of Treasury Advance in Partnership to Strengthen Prevention of Fraud, Waste and Abuse
02/01/2018 - 16:00 Office of Accountability and Whistleblower Protection