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The Florida Times-Union
New VA undersecretary talks problems, solutions at Paralyzed Veterans of America summitThe Department of Veterans Affairs’ new boss said he is well aware of how messe
New VA undersecretary talks problems, solutions at Paralyzed Veterans of America summit
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
The Department of Veterans Affairs’ new boss said he is well aware of how messed up its health-care system is right now and of local issues like month-long waits at Jacksonville’s VA clinic. But as David Shulkin spoke to about 700 doctors, nurses... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
VA's new undersecretary talks of problems and solutions at Paralyzed Veterans of America summit in JacksonvilleThe Department of Veterans Affairs’ new boss said he is well aware of how messe
VA's new undersecretary talks of problems and solutions at Paralyzed Veterans of America summit in Jacksonville
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
The Department of Veterans Affairs’ new boss said he is well aware of how messed up its health-care system is right now and of local issues like month-long waits at Jacksonville’s VA clinic. But as David Shulkin spoke to about 700 doctors, nurses... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Local veterans, officials dedicate sign for new VA clinic siteLocal veteran Dr. Tom Waters said he is remaining "cautiously optimistic" at th
Local veterans, officials dedicate sign for new VA clinic site
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 6 days ago
Local veteran Dr. Tom Waters said he is remaining "cautiously optimistic" at the probability of a new VA clinic in Pahrump. Waters was part of more than a dozen veterans on Friday and Tuesday who officially dedicated a sign declaring the parcel of... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Two New Military Health Clinics To Benefit Bay CountyPANAMA CITY BEACH-- The Department Of Veteran Affairs is partnering with the Na
Two New Military Health Clinics To Benefit Bay County
WJHG Panama City / Posted 6 days ago
PANAMA CITY BEACH-- The Department Of Veteran Affairs is partnering with the Navy to bring two new medical clinics to Northwest Florida. Engineers say the clinics will benefit a lot of people. Stephanie Cantrell is retired from the Air Force, and... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
VA plumbing mess is hurting veteransThe Veterans Access, Choice, Accountability Act of 2014 was supposed to have ma
VA plumbing mess is hurting veterans
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
The Veterans Access, Choice, Accountability Act of 2014 was supposed to have made sure veterans have timely access to health care by allowing them to get health care in the community if they live more than 40 miles from a Department of Veterans... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Wilmington Veterans struggle to use VA Choice ProgramPlan A isn't working. Plan B isn’t either. That’s what a local veteran told WEC
Wilmington Veterans struggle to use VA Choice Program
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
Plan A isn't working. Plan B isn’t either. That’s what a local veteran told WECT, reaching out to us in the midst of our coverage of problems that have partially closed the Wilmington VA Clinic. James Hammond says he’s unable to use the latest... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Rouzer discusses congressional investigation into Wilmington VA ClinicAs far as we are aware, Congressman David Rouzer has been the only one of south
Rouzer discusses congressional investigation into Wilmington VA Clinic
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
As far as we are aware, Congressman David Rouzer has been the only one of southeastern North Carolina's elected officials in Washington to voice public concern about the amount of tax money being spent to lease the Wilmington VA Clinic. On Monday,... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Congressmen address continued water issues at VA clinicWILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Almost five months later, there has still been no resol
Congressmen address continued water issues at VA clinic
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Almost five months later, there has still been no resolution in the ongoing issues with the water at the Wilmington VA Clinic. US Representatives David Rouzer and Walter Jones said they are continuing to look into the problem,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Rouzer discusses congressional investigation into Wilmington VA ClinicAs far as we are aware, Congressman David Rouzer has been the only one of south
Rouzer discusses congressional investigation into Wilmington VA Clinic
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
As far as we are aware, Congressman David Rouzer has been the only one of southeastern North Carolina's elected officials in Washington to voice public concern about the amount of tax money being spent to lease the Wilmington VA Clinic. On Monday,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
County health dept. says VA clinic failed water test, againOfficials with the New Hanover County Health Department and the Cape Fear Publi
County health dept. says VA clinic failed water test, again
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
Officials with the New Hanover County Health Department and the Cape Fear Public Utility Authority say the Wilmington VA Clinic failed its most recent water tests. According to a news release, water samples collected on Aug. 17 continued to show... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
VA refuses to disclose rent amounts for other local clinicsRequest denied. That's the abbreviated version of what the VA told WECT Friday
VA refuses to disclose rent amounts for other local clinics
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
Request denied. That's the abbreviated version of what the VA told WECT Friday, 2 months after we first requested rental information for 9 VA clinics in the Fayetteville region. We requested details on what the VA was paying to rent these clinics... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Attorney: VA selected and installed plumbing fixtures for troubled clinicA new twist the in the water contamination saga that has partially shut down th
Attorney: VA selected and installed plumbing fixtures for troubled clinic
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
A new twist the in the water contamination saga that has partially shut down the Wilmington VA Clinic since March. According to Mike Fortune, the attorney for the private LLC that owns the 80,000 square foot clinic, "The VA furnished and installed... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Vets unhappy with local clinic: 'They've let all of our veterans down'SEATTLE -- Three veterans with three different, serious, medical problems. All
Vets unhappy with local clinic: 'They've let all of our veterans down'
KOMO Seattle / Posted 14 days ago
SEATTLE -- Three veterans with three different, serious, medical problems. All were turned away or ignored by a local Veteran's Administration clinic. The KOMO 4 Investigators explored why, after national outrage and promises of change, the VA is... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Area members of Concerned Veterans for America fighting for VA reform Members of the advocacy group Concerned Veterans for America will meet at Cas
Area members of Concerned Veterans for America fighting for VA reform
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
Members of the advocacy group Concerned Veterans for America will meet at Casey’s Buffet at 6 p.m. to discuss... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Oconee woman in fundraising effort to help military vets with medical needsA volunteer who takes disabled military veterans from the Athens area to the Ch
Oconee woman in fundraising effort to help military vets with medical needs
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 16 days ago
A volunteer who takes disabled military veterans from the Athens area to the Charlie Norwood Hospital in Augusta is trying to make the drive safer by raising money to purchase a new or newer transport van. “We have been driving a van with over... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
2 months later, WECT still waiting for details on rent VA is paying for other clinicsWhen WECT learned that taxpayers were spending $300,000 a month on rent for the
2 months later, WECT still waiting for details on rent VA is paying for other clinics
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 17 days ago
When WECT learned that taxpayers were spending $300,000 a month on rent for the Wilmington VA clinic - about twice the going rate for prime medical office space here - we started questioning what Veterans Affairs was paying to lease the 9 other VA... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Health program for rural Maine veterans ‘a model for the nation’CARIBOU, Maine — A U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs program designed to prov
Health program for rural Maine veterans ‘a model for the nation’
Bangor Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
CARIBOU, Maine — A U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs program designed to provide rural veterans access to health care closer to home has exceeded expectations, according to northern Maine health officials. Under the program, qualified U.S.... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Health program for rural Maine veterans ‘a model for the nation’CARIBOU, Maine — A U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs program designed to prov
Health program for rural Maine veterans ‘a model for the nation’
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
CARIBOU, Maine — A U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs program designed to provide rural veterans access to health care closer to home has exceeded expectations, according to northern Maine health officials. Under the program, qualified U.S.... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Veterans organization speaks about continuing VA water issues - WWAY TV3WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Lingering issues at the Veterans Affairs clinic in Wilm
Veterans organization speaks about continuing VA water issues - WWAY TV3
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 19 days ago
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Lingering issues at the Veterans Affairs clinic in Wilmington have some vets speaking out. John Byrnes, with Concerned Veterans for America, said his organization is working hard to make the VA accountable. One major concern... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
St. Johns County celebrates work of Jerry CameronThe assistant county administrator for community services, Jerry Cameron, finis
St. Johns County celebrates work of Jerry Cameron
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 20 days ago
The assistant county administrator for community services, Jerry Cameron, finished his last day on Friday at the county administration building. Dozens of people Cameron has worked with in the community and at the county over close to a decade on... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jerry Cameron, face of St. Johns' struggle with VA over clinic, retires on topJerry Cameron has led St. Johns County’s efforts in its four-year battle with t
Jerry Cameron, face of St. Johns' struggle with VA over clinic, retires on top
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 20 days ago
Jerry Cameron has led St. Johns County’s efforts in its four-year battle with the Department of Veterans Affairs to find a permanent home for the county’s outpatient clinic. Friday, the bearded South Carolinian walked out of his office for the last... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Sen. Richard Burr on cyberterrorism, VA Clinic, GOP race and more - WWAY TV, LLCWILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The continued issue with the water at Wilmington’s VA c
Sen. Richard Burr on cyberterrorism, VA Clinic, GOP race and more - WWAY TV, LLC
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The continued issue with the water at Wilmington’s VA clinic was just one of several topics WWAY discussed with Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC) today. In a story that you’ll see ONLY ON 3, the studio interview about a variety of... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
VA locked in 20-year lease, paying $68 million in RENT for Wilmington ClinicWe have new information on a story we've been following regarding what the VA i
VA locked in 20-year lease, paying $68 million in RENT for Wilmington Clinic
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
We have new information on a story we've been following regarding what the VA is paying in rent to lease the Wilmington VA Clinic. WECT has learned the VA is locked into a 20-year lease with Summit Smith Healthcare Facilities. With rent set at... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
VA locked in 20-yr lease, paying $68 million in RENT for Wilmington ClinicWe have new information on a story we've been following regarding what the VA i
VA locked in 20-yr lease, paying $68 million in RENT for Wilmington Clinic
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
We have new information on a story we've been following regarding what the VA is paying in rent to lease the Wilmington VA Clinic. WECT has learned the VA is locked into a 20-year lease with Summit Smith Healthcare Facilities. With rent set at... Read more
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Daily Mail
Female veteran who suffered severe PTSD details her struggle'I'm still alive, I still have my limbs': Female veteran who suffered severe PT
Female veteran who suffered severe PTSD details her struggle
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
'I'm still alive, I still have my limbs': Female veteran who suffered severe PTSD when she returned from Iraq details her ongoing struggle to overcome her personal demons Tina Garnanez, a Navajo Native American from Shiprock, New Mexico, was... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
VA locked in 20-yr lease for Wilmington Clinic at nearly $300K/monthWe have new information on a story we've been following regarding what the VA i
VA locked in 20-yr lease for Wilmington Clinic at nearly $300K/month
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 days ago
We have new information on a story we've been following regarding what the VA is paying in rent to lease the Wilmington VA Clinic. WECT has learned the VA is locked into a 20-year lease with Summit Smith Healthcare Facilities. With rent set at... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Former IU Hospital doctor in court over reckless homicide chargesDr. John Sturman was in court charged with reckless homicide. According to cou
Former IU Hospital doctor in court over reckless homicide charges
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 21 days ago
Dr. John Sturman was in court charged with reckless homicide. According to court documents, Dr. Sturman was prescribing highly addictive drugs that were deadly. Investigators say 15 people died within days of Sturman giving them a new prescription... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
VA locked into 20 year lease for Wilmington Clinic at almost $300,000/monthWe have new information on a story we've been following regarding what the VA i
VA locked into 20 year lease for Wilmington Clinic at almost $300,000/month
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 days ago
We have new information on a story we've been following regarding what the VA is paying in rent to lease the Wilmington VA Clinic. WECT has learned the VA is locked into a 20 year lease with Summit Smith Healthcare Facilities. With rent set at... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
VA Clinic Coming to TiftonWinnie WrightAugust 12, 2015 Tifton, GA - Wednesday, in front of a room full o
VA Clinic Coming to Tifton
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 22 days ago
Winnie WrightAugust 12, 2015 Tifton, GA - Wednesday, in front of a room full of veterans, Congressman Austin Scott announced a new VA clinic will open in Tifton as early as 2016. That means veterans in Tifton will no longer have to travel to... Read more
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Task & Purpose
Listen To A VA Employee And A Veteran Break Down On The Phone Over Access To CareWhen we talk about the Department of Veterans Affairs — positively or negativel
Listen To A VA Employee And A Veteran Break Down On The Phone Over Access To Care
Task & Purpose / Posted 22 days ago
When we talk about the Department of Veterans Affairs — positively or negatively — we tend to talk in the abstract. We talk about waitlists without talking about names. We talk about suicide among veterans without talking about faces. We talk about... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Hardy claims victory with VA contractThe announcement Wednesday of a new veterans clinic for Pahrump came with a hea
Hardy claims victory with VA contract
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 22 days ago
The announcement Wednesday of a new veterans clinic for Pahrump came with a heaping side of politics over how credit should be apportioned. Republican Rep. Cresent Hardy, whose district includes Nye County, sought kudos after a $12.1 million... Read more
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KFOX 14 El Paso
Veterans meet with doctors over live video through El Paso VA programEL PASO, Texas -- A program at the El Paso VA Health Care System allows veteran
Veterans meet with doctors over live video through El Paso VA program
KFOX 14 El Paso / Posted 22 days ago
EL PASO, Texas -- A program at the El Paso VA Health Care System allows veterans to meet with their health care providers via live video through the Clinical Video Telehealth (CVT) program. The El Paso VA's CVT program allows veterans to go to a VA... Read more
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KSPR Springfield
Meeting held in Branson to address veteran's health care needsLocal VA officials met directly with veterans Tuesday night hoping to improving
Meeting held in Branson to address veteran's health care needs
KSPR Springfield / Posted 22 days ago
Local VA officials met directly with veterans Tuesday night hoping to improving health care and addressing the needs of our veterans. Administrators from Fayetteville were at the VA Outpatient Clinic in Branson for the first public, town hall, style... Read more
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The Weekly Standard
What Washington Has Wrought on Illegal ImmigrationSanta Maria, population 102,000, is exactly the sort of place where the I-95 op
What Washington Has Wrought on Illegal Immigration
The Weekly Standard / Posted 23 days ago
Santa Maria, population 102,000, is exactly the sort of place where the I-95 open-borders crowd ought to spend some time before they continue to conspire, Gang of Eight-like, to make our immigration problems even worse. Perhaps they would then... Read more
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KVEC 920 San Luis Obispo
Several Missing People FoundRelated Articles Several missing people who went missing last week have all be
Several Missing People Found
KVEC 920 San Luis Obispo / Posted 24 days ago
Related Articles Several missing people who went missing last week have all been found. On August 9th, at approximately 9:56 P.M. the Atascadero Police Department made contact with the missing mother and 2 missing female juveniles who were found to... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Stanaway selected as the U.P. Vet of YearStanaway will be honored at the U.P. State Fair in Escanaba on Thursday Aug. 20
Stanaway selected as the U.P. Vet of Year
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
Stanaway will be honored at the U.P. State Fair in Escanaba on Thursday Aug. 20, at approximately 11 a.m. in front of the State Fair pavilion. Governor Rick Snyder, Congressman Dan Benischek, State Senator Tom Casperson and State Representative Ed... Read more
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Rolla Daily News
Waynesville Medical Plaza grand opening Aug. 11Phelps County Regional Medical Center’s Waynesville Medical Plaza opened its do
Waynesville Medical Plaza grand opening Aug. 11
Rolla Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
Phelps County Regional Medical Center’s Waynesville Medical Plaza opened its doors last month, and hospital officials will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening next week. Phelps County Regional Medical Center’s Waynesville... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
$12.1 million contract for VA clinic awardedWASHINGTON -- The Department of Veterans Affairs awarded a $12.1 million contra
$12.1 million contract for VA clinic awarded
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 27 days ago
WASHINGTON -- The Department of Veterans Affairs awarded a $12.1 million contract Wednesday to build a long-awaited new health care clinic for veterans in Pahrump. The contract to W&J Development LLC, announced on the heels of VA Secretary Robert... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Vietnam War veterans honored Thursday at ArmstrongA special ceremony honoring Vietnam War veterans was held Thursday evening at A
Vietnam War veterans honored Thursday at Armstrong
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 28 days ago
A special ceremony honoring Vietnam War veterans was held Thursday evening at Armstrong State University. The event is to honor those veterans that came home 50 years ago without a proper welcome back. Each veteran was called on, one by one, to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
VA officials respond to NHC's most recent water test resultsVA officials are responding to the New Hanover County Health Department's repor
VA officials respond to NHC's most recent water test results
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 28 days ago
VA officials are responding to the New Hanover County Health Department's report that water samples collected from the Wilmington VA Clinic last week continue to show elevated levels of copper. According to a news release, the samples collected and... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
New VA Clinic In Massena Mall Wows VeteransSome 2,000 veterans will go to see the doctor at the new VA clinic in the St. L
New VA Clinic In Massena Mall Wows Veterans
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 28 days ago
Some 2,000 veterans will go to see the doctor at the new VA clinic in the St. Lawrence Centre Mall in Massena. So far, their major concern is getting lost inside. "I was stunned, the number of rooms here and the help they're going to have," said... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
VA: We don't know why water test results differWILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The director of the Fayetteville VA has responded to th
VA: We don't know why water test results differ
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 28 days ago
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — The director of the Fayetteville VA has responded to the New Hanover County Health Department’s statement regarding continued issues with the water at the Wilmington VA clinic. Director Elizabeth Goolsby said in a statement... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Veterans ask VA to keep PTSD treatments in AbileneVeterans gathered outside Abilene's VA clinic to protest possible cuts to menta
Veterans ask VA to keep PTSD treatments in Abilene
KTXS Abilene / Posted 29 days ago
Veterans gathered outside Abilene's VA clinic to protest possible cuts to mental health care Wednesday. Specifically, veterans were concerned about therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder at the clinic. KTXS spoke with the West Texas VA Health... Read more
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The Advocate
New Veterans Affairs clinics should be ready by the end of 2016 for Lafayette and Lake Charles, officials claimThough it was initially planned to open years ago, it now appears area veterans
New Veterans Affairs clinics should be ready by the end of 2016 for Lafayette and Lake Charles, officials claim
The Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
Though it was initially planned to open years ago, it now appears area veterans could have a new, expanded clinic by winter 2016, Veterans Affairs officials said. For the past few years, a new, expanded clinic has been planned though delays —... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Rep. Jones reacts to Wilmington VA Clinic water issuesWILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Congressman Walter Jones, representing the 3rd District
Rep. Jones reacts to Wilmington VA Clinic water issues
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 29 days ago
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Congressman Walter Jones, representing the 3rd District that includes Wilmington, says he was unaware of water problem at Wilmington VA Clinic but says he will look into it immediately. Congressman Walter Jones was in town... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SCBy Ashley Heffernan The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center in Charleston was t
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SC
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 29 days ago
By Ashley Heffernan The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center in Charleston was the sixth-fastest growing VA at the end of fiscal year 2014 out of 152 hospitals, and its growth is continuing. “We’re growing incredibly rapidly here in Charleston, which... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SCBy Ashley Heffernan The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center in Charleston was t
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SC
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 29 days ago
By Ashley Heffernan The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center in Charleston was the sixth-fastest growing VA at the end of fiscal year 2014 out of 152 hospitals, and its growth is continuing. “We’re growing incredibly rapidly here in Charleston, which... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SCBy Ashley Heffernan The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center in Charleston was t
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SC
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 29 days ago
By Ashley Heffernan The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center in Charleston was the sixth-fastest growing VA at the end of fiscal year 2014 out of 152 hospitals, and its growth is continuing. The Charleston VA ended the year with a 7.4% growth rate,... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SCBy Ashley Heffernan The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center in Charleston was t
Charleston Regional Business Journal | Charleston, SC
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 29 days ago
By Ashley Heffernan The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center in Charleston was the sixth-fastest growing VA at the end of fiscal year 2014 out of 152 hospitals, and its growth is continuing. The Charleston VA ended the year with a 7.4% growth rate,... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Local Veterans Protest PTSD Defunding(ABILENE, TX) - Several veterans are sitting outside Abilene's VA clinic on Rid
Local Veterans Protest PTSD Defunding
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 29 days ago
(ABILENE, TX) - Several veterans are sitting outside Abilene's VA clinic on Ridgemont Drive holding signs in peaceful protest. The clinic is no longer going to fund group therapy for PTSD patients. This will affect veterans nationwide. About a... Read more
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