Local Experts Say Veterans Need Services Beyond The VA To Deal With SuicideLocal experts say veterans need services beyond the United States Department of Veterans Affairs to deal with suicide.
PA Donor Day Raises Awareness About The Importance Of Organ DonationIt was the first-ever PA Donor Day Wednesday at the Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System’s Oakland campus.
Person Of Interest In Suspicious Deaths At VA Hospital In W. Va. Reportedly IdentifiedThere are new developments in the investigation into suspicious deaths at a VA hospital in West Virginia.
Sen. Manchin Demands Answers After Visiting W. Va. Medical Center Where Westmoreland Co. Vet's Death Was Ruled A HomicideU.S. Senator Joe Manchin is visiting the West Virginia medical facility where 11 veterans died under suspicious circumstances.
Westmoreland Co. Vet's Death At W. Va. Medical Center Prompts Probe By Veterans Affairs Dept.The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is investigating 11 suspicious deaths at a medical center in West Virginia, according to a statement from Sen. Joe Manchin's office.
VA Department Sets Up Online Survey For Female VeteransThere are approximately 60,000 female veterans in Pennsylvania, and the state VA Department wants to hear from them.
Acting VA Secretary: 'This President Has Made A Promise To Veterans'The head of the Department of Veterans Affairs is talking about the new law that will give Veterans access to private healthcare.
VA Patient Reported Missing Found SafeOfficials from the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System say a patient who was reported missing has been found.
VA Holds Healthcare Town Hall In O'Hara Twp.On Tuesday, Pittsburgh veterans got a chance to weigh in on the quality of their care and what they'd like to see change.
VA Replaces Pittsburgh Hospital Network's Director The Department of Veterans Affairs has fired the director of the Pittsburgh VA Healthcare System a month after the department says internal investigators determine she committed unspecified "conduct unbecoming a senior executive."
Congressman Hopeful New VA Administrator Will Turn Things AroundLike so many teenagers in the ‘60s, Don Bowers went to Vietnam.
Conversations With Veterans: Howard Wasdin's Success Post Military LifeElite 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.
Obama Picks Ex-P&G Head To Lead Veterans Affairs President Barack Obama plans to nominate former Procter & Gamble executive Robert McDonald as the next Veterans Affairs secretary, as the White House seeks to shore up an agency beset by treatment delays and struggling to deal with an influx of new veterans returning from wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Outrage After 700 Local Veterans Kept On Waiting List, Shinseki ResignsTwo congressmen are criticizing the Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System for keeping nearly 700 veterans on a list for medical care, some for more than a year.
President Obama Addresses VA Hospital ScandalPresident Obama summoned Eric Shineski, the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, to the Oval Office to discuss the growing scandal inside the department's medical system.