Elite Navy SEAL sniper Howard Wasdin survived the infamous battle made famous in the hit movie “Black Hawk Down,” but medical retirement and coming home, presented him with challenges he never expected.
New Veterans Affairs medical facilities would be opened under a House-Senate compromise bill to shorten delays in treating veterans.
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.