12 Jul '17, 1am

The VA OIG found some problems with the chief of surgery at a VA hospital in Oregon. Eek.

Full article: https://www.va.gov/oig/pubs/VAOIG-15-00506-535.pdf

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Report: VA claims for Gulf War illness denied 8...

stripes.com 11 Jul '17, 4am

WASHINGTON — The Department of Veterans Affairs denies more than 80 percent of veterans’ claims for benefits for Gulf War-...

Senator calls for emergency funding for VA Choi...

stripes.com 12 Jul '17, 12am

WASHINGTON – Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., introduced legislation Tuesday to provide emergency funding for a veterans health c...

Former VA secretary urges Congress to close out...

stripes.com 12 Jul '17, 9pm

WASHINGTON — Former Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Anthony Principi, who led an incomplete effort in the early 2...

ICYMI, via @nikkiwentling: Senator calls for em...

stripes.com 12 Jul '17, 12pm

WASHINGTON – Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., introduced legislation Tuesday to provide emergency funding for a veterans health c...

VA to make public all employee firings

militarytimes.com 07 Jul '17, 3pm

WASHINGTON — Veterans Affairs officials on Friday announced plans to publicly list firings and demotions for any departmen...

A Coffee Cap Makes Makes Throat & Nose Surgery More Precise

A Coffee Cap Makes Makes Throat & Nose Surgery ...

sprudge.com 11 Jul '17, 6pm

If at this point you aren’t amazed by the litany of uses for coffee, then I don’t think anything will ever convince you. B...

VA Choice funding problem looms for Congress

militarytimes.com 05 Jul '17, 8pm

WASHINGTON — When they return from legislative recess next week, lawmakers will have only a few days to address financial ...

A list of the buildings up for closure is attac...

stripes.com 12 Jul '17, 2pm

WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs has started the process of disposing of or reusing 71 buildings nationwide...

The VA

redmummy.com 03 Jul '17, 1pm

Well, cuti raya dah abis, yes true. but memacam lah jadi hal nak2 masuk kerja. Big case one was our stupid tenant, back to...

Malawi hails Madonna's 'motherly spirit' at ope...

channelnewsasia.com 11 Jul '17, 4pm

BLANTYRE: Madonna was hailed as a "symbol of a motherly spirit" by Malawi President Peter Mutharika after the American sin...

Chief of bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox pleads not gu...

reuters.com 11 Jul '17, 3am

TOKYO The 32-year-old chief executive of defunct Mt. Gox pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges relating to the loss of ...

ICYMI: #Oregon will FINALLY have a state #rebat...

greencarreports.com 10 Jul '17, 7pm

John Voelcker Jul 7, 2017 Follow John Add to circle Electric Avenue charging stations in Portland, Oregon [photo: Portland...

#Zimbabwe's 93-year-old dictator Robert Mugabe is reported to be ruling from his hospital bed in Singapore.

#Zimbabwe's 93-year-old dictator Robert Mugabe ...

theguardian.com 10 Jul '17, 12pm

Robert Mugabe’s third trip to Singapore this year for medical treatment has prompted accusations that the 93-year old pres...

Adaptive clothes for those with medical problems

Adaptive clothes for those with medical problems

straitstimes.com 05 Jul '17, 11pm

Putting on clothes can be a knotty task for elderly people with medical problems that hinder their regular movements. A st...

The current appeals process at the VA takes app...

stripes.com 29 Jun '17, 1pm

WASHINGTON — The Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee on Wednesday unanimously passed on voice vote a bill that aims to spee...