Latest Department of Veterans Affairs Stories

2010-10-31 23:00:00


2010-08-18 09:45:00

The repetitive head trauma often experienced by athletes who play football or other contact sports could eventually lead to diseases such as ALS.

2010-08-09 12:45:00

BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy Reserve and the Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) recently recognized Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) for outstanding support of U.S. Navy Reservists on active duty and veterans with disabilities. On July 6, U.S.

2010-06-03 10:21:00

WASHINGTON, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) now requires Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) certification for VA pharmacy technicians employed at grade GS-6 and above.

2010-05-11 08:06:00

WASHINGTON, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- For more than a decade, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has made women's gender-specific health care needs a major priority.

2010-04-21 11:47:00

Stephen Cochran- County Singer and Veteran Helps Spread Message of Hope Through VA Health Research April 26 through April 30 2010 is National VA Research Week. VA Research has improved Veterans' lives and advanced the practice of medicine for the past 8-1/2 decades.

2010-03-18 13:11:04

Patients seen at private facilities reimbursed by Medicare were more than 550 percent more likely to have routine cataract surgery than those who received their care from the Department of Veterans Affairs, a strong indication that the frequency of cataract surgery may be responsive to financial incentives to either or both the medical facility and the physicians who perform the procedure.

2010-02-26 10:55:00

State-of-Art "Polytrauma Center" Funded WASHINGTON, Feb.

2010-02-23 12:38:00

Management and Accountability System Found Effective WASHINGTON, Feb.

2010-02-23 11:52:00

Ads to Be Placed in College Newspapers, Radio Stations, Campus Venues and On-Line Sites to Ensure Student Veterans and Servicemembers Receive Their Education Benefits WASHINGTON, Feb.

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