Veterans News – December 15, 2016
Congress passes gutted veterans reform bill (Stars and Stripes) In the last hours of the 114th Congress, lawmakers settled...1
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses Granted Full Practice Authority
The next time you go to see a Department of Veterans’ Affairs (VA) doctor – you might see an...
VA’s “slayer” rule prevents life insurance payouts to killers
Proceeds from the Servicemembers Group Life Insurance (SGLI) and Veterans’ Group Life Insurance (VGLI) policies are paid by either...
Regulation amended for VA reimbursement of emergency medication
Department of Veterans Affairs regulations governing VA reimbursement of emergency treatment by non-VA medical providers have been amended to...
VA grants available for specially adapted housing assistive technologies
Beginning Oct. 19 and running through September 30, 2016, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will be authorized to...
Following spat, OPM updates federal veterans preference rule
Federal veterans preference has been updated with interim rules changes by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) designed to...
Comments Sought for Specially Adapted Housing Program
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is proposing to implement through regulation statutory authority to provide grants for the...