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VA reaches out to veterans about the health care law

SUN Columnist The Department of Veterans Affairs has launched an awareness campaign and a new website, www.va.gov/aca, to let veterans know what the Affordable Care Act means for them and…

VA, American Bar Association launch pilot program

SUN Columnist The Department of Veterans Affairs, the American Bar Association (ABA) and the Legal Services Corporation (LSC) announced today a new partnership and pilot program aimed at reducing the…

Emergency care in non-VA facilities

SUN Columnist VA guidelines and recommendations for emergency care in non-VA facilities can be summarized as follows: A medical emergency is when you have an injury or illness that is…

Your VA Health Care benefits

SUN Columnist VA operates the nation’s largest integrated health care system, with more than 1,500 sites of care, including hospitals, community clinics, community living centers, domiciliaries, readjustment counseling centers and…

VA converts over 30 percent of disability claims to digital files

SUN Columnist The Department of Veterans Affairs has reached another milestone in its disability claims transformation process — over 30 percent of the current disability claims inventory is now digital…

VA claims, backlog update

By Raymond Taylor SUN Columnist America’s veterans can run into as many as 613 forms across 18 agencies as they seek services, according to a new report. The American Action…

Board of Veterans’ Appeals process update

SUN Columnist On June 18, the House Veterans Affairs Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs held a hearing to find answers as to why the Department of Veterans Affairs…

VA starts campaign to raise PTSD awareness

SUN Columnist In observance of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Month, the Department of Veterans Affairs National Center for PTSD invites the public to participate in its “Take the Step”…

Veterans mental health continuing education program

By Kathleen McInnis Special to The SUN The Southwestern Colorado Area Health Education Center (SWCAHEC) will host a Veterans Mental Health Continuing Education Program for health providers interested in improving…

How is VA loan entitlement determined?

By Raymond Taylor SUN Columnist Many military members wonder whether they have entitlement for a VA loan; and, if so, how much. VA entitlements can vary from veteran to veteran…