03 Jun '18, 7pm

White House approves VA plan to offer mental health care for transitioning servicemembers

White House approves VA plan to offer mental health care for transitioning servicemembers

WASHINGTON – The White House approved a plan for three federal agencies to provide more mental health services to servicemembers transitioning from the military, a population at increased risk for suicide, the Department of Veterans Affairs announced Thursday. In January, President Donald Trump issued an executive order that required the VA, Department of Defense and Department of Homeland Security to develop a plan by March 9 on how to provide mental health care seamlessly to new veterans and implement that plan within 180 days. Former VA Secretary David Shulkin helped develop the plan, but he was fired March 28. The VA sent its final version of its plan to the White House on May 3. Now that it’s been approved, the VA plans to follow up with a status report and cost estimate to the White House in July. Peter O’Rourke, the new acting VA secretary as of Wednesday, promised ...

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