VA resumes online applications for new ID cards

                  WASHINGTON – Veterans can again submit online applications for new identification cards through the Department of Veterans Affairs website after the system was taken down in December following rollout problems.

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This Independence Day, take a moment to learn about VA benefits for which you may be eligible.

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs <veteransaffairs@public.govdelivery.com>      Today at 12:46 AM     This Independence Day, take a moment to learn about VA benefits for which you may be eligible. Exploring your benefits is easy. Take the Benefits Navigator online quiz to find out which ones you and your family may…

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VA Study Confirms High Cure Rates With New Hepatitis C Drugs

Virus undetectable in high percentage of patients after treatment. WASHINGTON – A Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) database study shows that new drug regimens for hepatitis C have resulted in “remarkably high” cure rates among patients in VA’s national health care system. Of the more than 17,000 Veterans in the…

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VA Announces New Partnerships and Collaboration

Commitment is Part of the VA’s Expanded Strategic Partnership Efforts WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today announced partnerships and collaboration with Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation, IBM and Bombas. The three, distinct, relationships are a part of the MyVA Strategic Partnership Initiative, which aims to work together with external…

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Ahead of Memorial Day, Seven VA National Cemeteries Are Added to the National Register of Historic Places

Ahead of Memorial Day, Seven VA National Cemeteries Are Added to the National Register of Historic Places Designation Shows Significance of VA National Cemeteries as Historic Properties WASHINGTON – The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today announced that the U.S. Department of the Interior has added seven VA national cemeteries…

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