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The Buffalo News
Business People for the week of June 26System named Dr. Grace L. Stringfellow chief of staff. Stringfellow was the chi
Business People for the week of June 26
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 hours ago
System named Dr. Grace L. Stringfellow chief of staff. Stringfellow was the chief of staff at the Nebraska Western Iowa VA Medical Center. She received her medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, and... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Ohio VA center, Korean veterans plan memorial ceremonyOhio (AP) - Veterans of the Korean War are gathering for an annual memorial cer
Ohio VA center, Korean veterans plan memorial ceremony
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 22 hours ago
Ohio (AP) - Veterans of the Korean War are gathering for an annual memorial ceremony in southwest Ohio. The Dayton VA Medical Center and Korean War veterans groups plan a Saturday afternoon remembrance at the Dayton Korean War Veterans... Read more
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Daily Record
Respect sacrifices of Korean War vetsvery likely doesn’t fully understand what they are thanking us for. Carl J. As
Respect sacrifices of Korean War vets
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
very likely doesn’t fully understand what they are thanking us for. Carl J. Asszony of Piscataway is a member of the Veterans Advisory Council at the VA Medical Center, Lyons. njveteran30@gmail.com Read or Share this story: http://dailyre.co/28Sz... Read more
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examiner.com
VA wait time scandal resurfaces at VA hospital in Houstoninvestigation after it, “received an anonymous allegation that leadership was i
VA wait time scandal resurfaces at VA hospital in Houston
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
investigation after it, “received an anonymous allegation that leadership was instructing staff at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center (VAMC) and its associated Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOCs) to incorrectly record clinic... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Volunteers, donations still needed Cary-Grove AMVETS 29th annual picnic for veteranslast year. Veterans from the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Cente
Volunteers, donations still needed Cary-Grove AMVETS 29th annual picnic for veterans
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
last year. Veterans from the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center in North Chicago, the Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center in Milwaukee, Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital in Hines and the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center in Chicago are... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Watchdog: Phoenix VA needs system to cut down on long ER wait timesGeneral's investigation was triggered by a man who complained that he waited mo
Watchdog: Phoenix VA needs system to cut down on long ER wait times
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
General's investigation was triggered by a man who complained that he waited more than six hours at the Carl T. Hayden VA Medical Center emergency department before he was seen by a doctor. A report on the probe was released Thursday. The... Read more
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KECI Missoula
New interim director for VA Montana assumes roleDec. 2013. Prior to this, Dr. Berger served as the Chief of Quality, Performan
New interim director for VA Montana assumes role
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
Dec. 2013. Prior to this, Dr. Berger served as the Chief of Quality, Performance and Patient Safety at the Lexington, KY VA Medical Center. Dr. Berger began her nursing career as a staff nurse in a university medical center and has worked in a... Read more
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FOX News
Texas VA medical center accused of falsifying veteran wait timeswas unfolding, a federal watchdog charged in a scathing report released this we
Texas VA medical center accused of falsifying veteran wait times
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
was unfolding, a federal watchdog charged in a scathing report released this week. Officials at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center in Houston and its associated clinics altered records to make it appear that hundreds of appointments... Read more
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FOX News
Moderate exercise may prevent age-related blindnessan associate professor of opthamology at Emory University School of Medicine an
Moderate exercise may prevent age-related blindness
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
an associate professor of opthamology at Emory University School of Medicine and research career scientist at Atlanta VA Medical Center, told FoxNews.com. “This is as much protection as we’ve seen with other types of neuroprotectives we’ve... Read more
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Victor Post
Canandaigua VA employees picket over potential VA closingsemployees picket over potential VA closings Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM P
Canandaigua VA employees picket over potential VA closings
Victor Post / Posted 3 days ago
employees picket over potential VA closings Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Canandaigua VA Medical Center employees took time from their lunch break Wednesday to picket outside the VA to raise awareness of... Read more
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Henrietta Post
Canandaigua VA employees picket over potential VA closingsemployees picket over potential VA closings Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM P
Canandaigua VA employees picket over potential VA closings
Henrietta Post / Posted 3 days ago
employees picket over potential VA closings Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Canandaigua VA Medical Center employees took time from their lunch break Wednesday to picket outside the VA to raise awareness of... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Employee, Patient Test Positive for Tuberculosis at VA Medical Center in MatherMATHER -- An infectious disease rare in the United States made its way into the
Employee, Patient Test Positive for Tuberculosis at VA Medical Center in Mather
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 3 days ago
MATHER -- An infectious disease rare in the United States made its way into the VA Medical Center Mather. The VA alerted 800 employees and 600 patients by email and mail after a primary care employee and patient both tested positive for tuberculosis... Read more
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The Morning Call
Veterans invited to learn about benefits, servicesothers. Participants can ask questions and get information about VA benefits an
Veterans invited to learn about benefits, services
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
others. Participants can ask questions and get information about VA benefits and services. Leadership and staff from the VA medical center in Wilkes-Barre will be there. "The meetings are intended to provide local veterans, family members,... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Plan for Hampton VA Health Care Center on Southside stalls in the Senateon the Southside has stalled in the U.S. Senate. The healthcare center would o
Plan for Hampton VA Health Care Center on Southside stalls in the Senate
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 3 days ago
on the Southside has stalled in the U.S. Senate. The healthcare center would offer most of the services that the Hampton VA Medical Center does, outside of an emergency room and overnight care, on the Southside where many veterans currently... Read more
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York Daily Record
Rabbittransit/VA join to give vets a ridepartnership with the York County Department of Veterans Affairs, rabbittransit
Rabbittransit/VA join to give vets a ride
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
partnership with the York County Department of Veterans Affairs, rabbittransit will offer expanded service to the Lebanon VA Medical Center. ● Service offered Monday through Friday. ● Shuttles departing at 6:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. Shuttles... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Man wearing ‘stormtrooper’ hoodie robs Church’s Chicken – Police9:30 p.m. on June 18 at the Church’s Chicken in the 900 block of N. Grand, just
Man wearing ‘stormtrooper’ hoodie robs Church’s Chicken – Police
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
9:30 p.m. on June 18 at the Church’s Chicken in the 900 block of N. Grand, just across the street from the John Cochran VA Medical Center. Police described the first suspect as an African-American man in his early 20s, wearing a Star Wars... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Canandaigua VA employees picket over potential VA closingsJune 22, 2016 01:41 PM Canandaigua VA Medical Center employees took time from
Canandaigua VA employees picket over potential VA closings
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 3 days ago
June 22, 2016 01:41 PM Canandaigua VA Medical Center employees took time from their lunch break Wednesday to picket outside the VA to raise awareness of potential VA hospital closings. The controversial VA Commission on Care calls for an immediate... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Ronald Lee Schlarbaum, 80, of Burns Flat, Oklahoma, died May 17, 2016, at The VA Medical Center in O
Ronald Lee Schlarbaum
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
, 80, of Burns Flat, Oklahoma, died May 17, 2016, at The VA Medical Center in Oklahoma City. Ron was born on March 16, 1936 in Fairfield, IA. The son of Emmitt and Caldona Schlarbaum. He attended Fairfield High School with the... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Canandaigua VA employees picket over potential VA closingsemployees picket over potential VA closings Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM P
Canandaigua VA employees picket over potential VA closings
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 3 days ago
employees picket over potential VA closings Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Canandaigua VA Medical Center employees took time from their lunch break Wednesday to picket outside the VA to raise awareness of... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Canandaigua VA employees picket over potential VA closingsemployees picket over potential VA closings Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM P
Canandaigua VA employees picket over potential VA closings
MPNnow.com / Posted 3 days ago
employees picket over potential VA closings Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Canandaigua VA Medical Center employees took time from their lunch break Wednesday to picket outside the VA to raise awareness of... Read more
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Wayne Post
Canandaigua VA employees picket over potential VA closingsemployees picket over potential VA closings Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM P
Canandaigua VA employees picket over potential VA closings
Wayne Post / Posted 3 days ago
employees picket over potential VA closings Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Canandaigua VA Medical Center employees took time from their lunch break Wednesday to picket outside the VA to raise awareness of... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
IM-Niagara chase suspect arraignedServices Ed Mattson said. Police later saw Montey driving recklessly in the ar
IM-Niagara chase suspect arraigned
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Services Ed Mattson said. Police later saw Montey driving recklessly in the area of McDonald's and the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center parking lot. Montey reportedly drove behind the hospital into a secluded area and shut his lights and... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Macomb, Oakland athletes gear up for National Veterans Golden Age Games in Detroitevent for our medical center and our city,� said Dr. Pamela Reeves, Medical Cen
Macomb, Oakland athletes gear up for National Veterans Golden Age Games in Detroit
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
event for our medical center and our city,� said Dr. Pamela Reeves, Medical Center Director of the John D. Dingell VA Medical Center. �We are expecting nearly 900 veterans, their families, and others during the week. Athletes from all over... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Canandaigua VA employees to picket today over potential VA closingsto picket today over potential VA closings Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Po
Canandaigua VA employees to picket today over potential VA closings
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 3 days ago
to picket today over potential VA closings Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Canandaigua VA Medical Center employees will picket today outside the VA to raise awareness of potential VA hospital closings. The... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Canandaigua VA employees to picket today over potential VA closingsto picket today over potential VA closings Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Po
Canandaigua VA employees to picket today over potential VA closings
MPNnow.com / Posted 3 days ago
to picket today over potential VA closings Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Canandaigua VA Medical Center employees will picket today outside the VA to raise awareness of potential VA hospital closings. The... Read more
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Wayne Post
Canandaigua VA employees to picket today over potential VA closingsto picket today over potential VA closings Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Po
Canandaigua VA employees to picket today over potential VA closings
Wayne Post / Posted 3 days ago
to picket today over potential VA closings Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Posted Jun. 22, 2016 at 9:47 AM Canandaigua VA Medical Center employees will picket today outside the VA to raise awareness of potential VA hospital closings. The... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
YOU ASK. WE INVESTIGATE. Local vet facing transportation fiascoof getting the runaround from the Regional Transportation Commission. He is up
YOU ASK. WE INVESTIGATE. Local vet facing transportation fiasco
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
of getting the runaround from the Regional Transportation Commission. He is upset because he has no direct route to the VA Medical Center on North Pecos. When Ben Przesmicki has to get to the VA Medical Center for an appointment, it is an... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra Calendar: Topeka upcoming meetings and events, June 21, 2016 updateStroke Survivor and Caregiver Support Group, 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 28, Co
CJ Extra Calendar: Topeka upcoming meetings and events, June 21, 2016 update
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Stroke Survivor and Caregiver Support Group, 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 28, Colmery-O’Neil VA Medical Center (Building 3, first floor, Room A-101), 2200 S.W. Gage Blvd. Information: 350-4386. Music & Movement, 11... Read more
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Daily Press
Proposed veteran care center for Hampton Roads stalledproposed health care center would be situated in South Hampton Roads. It tops t
Proposed veteran care center for Hampton Roads stalled
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
proposed health care center would be situated in South Hampton Roads. It tops the critical wish list for the Hampton VA Medical Center, where the patient workload between 2011 and 2014 grew at a rate nearly four times the national VA... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Man in custody after high-speed chaseEd Mattson said. Police later saw the suspect driving recklessly in the area o
Man in custody after high-speed chase
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Ed Mattson said. Police later saw the suspect driving recklessly in the area of McDonald's and the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center parking lot. The suspect then drove behind the hospital into a secluded area and shut his lights and... Read more
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FOX News
For many, life after surgery is surprisingly hardUniversity’s medical school and director of the Center of Innovation in Long-Te
For many, life after surgery is surprisingly hard
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
University’s medical school and director of the Center of Innovation in Long-Term Services and Supports at the Providence VA Medical Center, in Rhode Island. “Medicine doesn’t do a good job of taking some of those things into account.” Surgeons... Read more
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WALB Albany
New Tifton VA clinic prepares to opencreate 50 jobs for healthcare workers. Ammons said that veterans will still ha
New Tifton VA clinic prepares to open
WALB Albany / Posted 5 days ago
create 50 jobs for healthcare workers. Ammons said that veterans will still have access to specialized services at the VA Medical Center in Dublin. Organizers are beginning to switch veteran registration to the Tifton location and sign up some... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Houston VA facilities doctored patient appointment datamanipulation at any time," said Anna Teague, associate chief of staff of ambula
Houston VA facilities doctored patient appointment data
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
manipulation at any time," said Anna Teague, associate chief of staff of ambulatory care at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center and outlying clinics. "It was just errors, and we just want to make sure those errors don't... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hundreds attend mass burial honoring dead who gave bodies to sciencesaid. Comer said Truscott donated her body to science after working as a nurse
Hundreds attend mass burial honoring dead who gave bodies to science
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
said. Comer said Truscott donated her body to science after working as a nurse for more than 30 years at the Perry Point VA Medical Center. It was her mother's final attempt to help others, Comer said. About 2,200 bodies were given to the state... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“It means a lot:” There’s a new support system for homeless veterans in Wisconsinthe Army National Guard, Staples turned to drugs and alcohol. He even did a sti
“It means a lot:” There’s a new support system for homeless veterans in Wisconsin
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 5 days ago
the Army National Guard, Staples turned to drugs and alcohol. He even did a stint in prison. Now he lives on the Milwaukee VA Medical Center campus in the “Surgeon’s Quarters SRO.” It’s housing for homeless men and women, most of them... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Veterans information fair being held Thursdayinvited to come out to get information on the services available at both the Ch
Veterans information fair being held Thursday
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
invited to come out to get information on the services available at both the Charleston Vet Center and The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center. Vet Center staff will be available to discuss readjustment and transitional needs, and to connect... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Dr. David Houlihan, accused of overprescribing opiates at Tomah VA sets up private practicea private psychiatry practice as disciplinary proceedings against him drag on.
Dr. David Houlihan, accused of overprescribing opiates at Tomah VA sets up private practice
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 6 days ago
a private psychiatry practice as disciplinary proceedings against him drag on. Dr. David Houlihan was fired from the Tomah VA Medical Center in November following a federal investigation. Wisconsin’s Medical Examining Board is now investigating his... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Here is the latest Wyoming news from The Associated Press at 5:50 a.m. MDTof their movement. CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Department of Veterans Affairs ha
Here is the latest Wyoming news from The Associated Press at 5:50 a.m. MDT
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 6 days ago
of their movement. CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Department of Veterans Affairs has named a permanent director of the Cheyenne VA Medical Center. Paul Roberts has been interim director of the facility since last November and he officially takes over... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Here is the latest Wyoming news from The Associated Press at 7of their movement. CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Department of Veterans Affairs ha
Here is the latest Wyoming news from The Associated Press at 7
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 7 days ago
of their movement. CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Department of Veterans Affairs has named a permanent director of the Cheyenne VA Medical Center. Paul Roberts has been interim director of the facility since last November and he officially takes over... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
VA names permanent director of Cheyenne hospitalCHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Department of Veterans Affairs has named a permanent
VA names permanent director of Cheyenne hospital
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 7 days ago
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Department of Veterans Affairs has named a permanent director of the Cheyenne VA Medical Center. Paul Roberts has been interim director of the facility since last November and he officially takes over permanently on June... Read more
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News 8000
VA doctor accused of overprescribing has set up practicea private psychiatry practice as disciplinary proceedings against him drag on.
VA doctor accused of overprescribing has set up practice
News 8000 / Posted 8 days ago
a private psychiatry practice as disciplinary proceedings against him drag on. Dr. David Houlihan was fired from the Tomah VA Medical Center in November following a federal investigation. Wisconsin's Medical Examining Board is now investigating his... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
VA doctor accused of overprescribing has set up practicea private psychiatry practice as disciplinary proceedings against him drag on.
VA doctor accused of overprescribing has set up practice
WAOW Wausau / Posted 8 days ago
a private psychiatry practice as disciplinary proceedings against him drag on. Dr. David Houlihan was fired from the Tomah VA Medical Center in November following a federal investigation. Wisconsin's Medical Examining Board is now investigating his... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
VA holds Rock Hill town hall for military veteransveterans living in the Rock Hill area to offer information about benefits, medi
VA holds Rock Hill town hall for military veterans
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
veterans living in the Rock Hill area to offer information about benefits, medical care and nursing services. Dorn VA Medical Center spokesman Robert Hall said Friday's event is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the New American... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
VA holds Rock Hill town hall for military veteransveterans living in the Rock Hill area to offer information about benefits, medi
VA holds Rock Hill town hall for military veterans
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
veterans living in the Rock Hill area to offer information about benefits, medical care and nursing services. Dorn VA Medical Center spokesman Robert Hall said Friday's event is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the New American... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
VA holds Rock Hill town hall for military veteransveterans living in the Rock Hill area to offer information about benefits, medi
VA holds Rock Hill town hall for military veterans
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
veterans living in the Rock Hill area to offer information about benefits, medical care and nursing services. Dorn VA Medical Center spokesman Robert Hall said Friday's event is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the New American... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
VA holds Rock Hill town hall for military veteransveterans living in the Rock Hill area to offer information about benefits, medi
VA holds Rock Hill town hall for military veterans
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 9 days ago
veterans living in the Rock Hill area to offer information about benefits, medical care and nursing services. Dorn VA Medical Center spokesman Robert Hall said Friday's event is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the New American... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
VA holds Rock Hill town hall for military veteransveterans living in the Rock Hill area to offer information about benefits, medi
VA holds Rock Hill town hall for military veterans
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
veterans living in the Rock Hill area to offer information about benefits, medical care and nursing services. Dorn VA Medical Center spokesman Robert Hall said Friday's event is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the New American... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Regional Bicycle Plan to roll outdemand in the Martinsburg area," Mullenax said. The Baker Heights area of the c
Regional Bicycle Plan to roll out
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 9 days ago
demand in the Martinsburg area," Mullenax said. The Baker Heights area of the county along W. Va 9, particularly near the VA Medical Center, as well as areas of Inwood and Marlowe, have also been identified as areas where residents want to see... Read more
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CBS Denver
Rep. Coffman: VA Should Release Report On Hospital Cost Overrunsthe Veterans Affairs Department for refusing to release a report on its interna
Rep. Coffman: VA Should Release Report On Hospital Cost Overruns
CBS Denver / Posted 9 days ago
the Veterans Affairs Department for refusing to release a report on its internal investigation into huge cost overruns at a VA medical center under construction in Aurora. Republican Rep. Mike Coffman said Thursday that withholding the report is... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Disc golf to benefit veterans: Deadline to sign up approachesevent that will give its proceeds to Woody's Home for Veterans and the women ve
Disc golf to benefit veterans: Deadline to sign up approaches
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 days ago
event that will give its proceeds to Woody's Home for Veterans and the women veterans health care program at Overton Brooks VA Medical Center in Shreveport. "The first year, we raised $4,200; and last year, we raised $6,700," said Dieter Neumann,... Read more
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