Blog

Walgreens Joins Forces With the VA

Walgreens Joins Forces With the VA

In a thoughtful and well-considered effort to remain competitive in the pharmacy game, retailer Walgreens has joined forces with the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide servicemen and -women with more comprehensive care. The alliance dubbed the...
Veterans on the Streets: Why Are Veterans Homeless?

Veterans on the Streets: Why Are Veterans Homeless?

Federal legislation considers people who don’t have a regular, fixed and adequate nighttime shelter as homeless. People who become homeless do so for a variety of reasons. In the 1970s, people were left without shelter when mental hospitals closed, and economic...
V.A. Avoids Responsibility Over Malpractice Claims

V.A. Avoids Responsibility Over Malpractice Claims

In 2009, many veterans received a letter detailing that they may have been exposed to life-threatening infections due to damaged equipment or unclean colonoscopy equipment. John Renegar Jr., a 66-year-old Vietnam vet, was one of those who tested positive for chronic...
The VA Mission Act: What It Means For Veterans

The VA Mission Act: What It Means For Veterans

In recent news, the VA Mission Act of 2018 has been signed into law. There have been several questions surrounding this law that should be addressed. To understand what the law will do and how it will impact others, it is important to understand what the VA Mission...