The Department of Veterans Affairs has given Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal information on how long patients are waiting to get appointments at VA hospitals and clinics in the state.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A newly released audit indicates lengthy wait times affecting Veterans Affairs facilities across the country are not prevalent in Connecticut. Data released Monday show 98 percent of 49,129 appointments at the […]
Vermont’s U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders is outlining plans to improve accountability and insure timely medical services at the Veterans Affairs department.
Southwestern Connecticut Congressman Jim Himes today called for the resignation of the Federal Veterans Affairs secretary.
Connecticut’s congressional delegation wants full details of audits conducted at Veterans Administration medical facilities, including six in the state.
New Hampshire public health officials say an autopsy has confirmed that a patient who may have exposed others to a rare brain disease died of Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease.
ROCKY HILL, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut is holding its annual “Stand Down” event to link military veterans with services to help them in civilian life. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman are […]
The White House announced today that Connecticut’s Commissioner of Veterans Affairs has been nominated to be Assistant Secretary of Veterans Affairs at the federal Veterans Administration.
Speaking at the VA hospital in Newington, the leader of the Department of Veterans Affairs committed to reduce the backlog of veterans waiting for benefits.
NEWINGTON, Conn. (AP) _ The secretary of veterans affairs is planning to discuss the department’s efforts to reduce backlogs in compensation claims during a visit to Connecticut. Secretary Eric Shinseki is planning to speak Thursday […]