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  1. USDVA Rolls Out New Health Care Application To Help Remove Barriers To Access
    Jul 1, 2016  -  VA has led the nation in both health care and health care research for more than 40 years. The department has remained on the cutting edge of medicine – from winning a Nobel Prize for diabetes research to developing life changing innovations such as the pacemaker and the nicotine patch, there is little doubt that VA has accomplished much to improve health care for the entire nation.
    VA Secretary Provides Relief for Veterans with Traumatic Brain Injuries
    Jun 23, 2016  -  Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert McDonald has granted equitable relief to more than 24,000 Veterans following a national review of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) medical examinations conducted in connection with disability compensation claims processed between 2007 and 2015.
    VETERANS WITH INCOMPLETE HEALTH CARE APPLICATIONS RECEIVE ADDITIONAL YEAR TO ENROLL
    Mar 8, 2016  -  WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today it will extend the healthcare enrollment application period for one year to approximately 545,000 living Veterans that have pending incomplete enrollment applications.
    STATE AND FEDERAL VA TO HOST SUPERMARKET OF VETERANS BENEFITS
    Feb 12, 2016  -  BIRMINGHAM – The Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs (ADVA), together with the Birmingham VA Medical Center, will host a Supermarket of Veterans Benefits from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Friday, February 19th. The event will be held in the auditorium of the Birmingham VA Medical Center.