Latest Department of Veterans Affairs Stories

2009-08-19 11:09:00

For New Washington Crossing National Cemetery WASHINGTON, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric K.

2009-08-19 11:08:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric K. Shinseki today announced the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is awarding more than $898,000 to URS Group Inc., a St.

2009-08-18 15:08:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A ceremony memorializing 64 soldiers and their family members who protected southwestern New Mexico from Apache attacks in the mid-1800s was held July 28 by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Department of Interior.

2009-08-14 13:23:00

Additional 28 New Community Vet Centers WASHINGTON, Aug. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric K.

2009-07-24 12:49:00

WASHINGTON, July 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- VistA Imaging, the medical and health care imaging system used in Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical centers, attained over one billion stored images in January this year, according to the department.

2009-07-21 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has selected Anakam.TFA(R) Two-Factor Authentication as the enterprise authentication tool for remote access to VA systems, a key enabling technology to help the VA provide more veteran-centric benefit and healthcare services online.

2009-07-17 14:49:00

Assistant Secretary Sepulveda, Acting Under Secretary Muro Pledge Inclusion WASHINGTON, July 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Joining other top administration officials addressing America's Hispanic leaders this week at the 80th annual convention of the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) were two Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) executives with pledges of ethnic inclusion and outreach to Veterans from the nation's second largest government department.

2009-07-17 10:02:00

Initial 45 Projects Targeted for New Department-Wide Management SystemWASHINGTON, July 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today that it will temporarily halt 45 information technology projects which are either behind schedule or over budget.

2009-07-15 15:49:00

New Facility to Centralize Acute Psychiatric CareWASHINGTON, July 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced the award of a $26 million contract to a San Francisco firm to construct a new 80-bed acute psychiatric facility at VA's Palo Alto Health Care System."Not all the wounds of war are visible," said Dr.

2009-07-10 13:22:00

WASHINGTON, July 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has awarded a $26.9 million contract to design and build a free-standing spinal cord injury center at the Milwaukee VA Medical Center. The contract was awarded to the C3T Construction Company of Milwaukee, a service-disabled, Veteran-owned small business.

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