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Operation Song – The Forgotten War

This week’s song was written by Korean War Veteran Carl Murphy and professional Nashville songwriter George Teren. Carl and George wrote at the Operation Song retreat at Dale Hollow Lake, Tennessee. “The Forgotten War” tells of Carl’s service in the Korean War. Operation Song is partnered with VA Voluntary Service. Their mission is to empower […]

VA, DAV to co-host National Disabled Veterans Winter Sports Clinic

Today the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced that the  National Disabled Veterans Winter Sports Clinic will take place March 31 to April 5 in Snowmass, Colorado. The annual clinic, hosted by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and DAV (Disabled American Veterans), serves as a world leader in adaptive winter sports instruction for injured Veterans, and promotes […]

VA wait times for new appointments equal to or better than those in private sector

A study published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) shows VA significantly reduced wait times for Veteran patients in primary care and three specialty care services between 2014 and 2017. The study, titled “Comparison of Wait Times for New Patients Between the Private Sector and United States Department of Veterans Affairs Medical […]