Corporal Michael J. Crescenz VAMC
News from the Department of Veterans Affairs
VA Secretary Formalizes Expansion of Emergency Mental Health Care to Former Service Members With Other-Than-Honorable Discharges (6/27/2017)
WASHINGTON - Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today released finalized plans that lay the framework for providing emergency mental health coverage to former service members with other-than-honorable (OTH) administrative discharges.
Veterans Matter Program and VA Announce Milestone of Helping 1,500 Homeless Veterans Secure Stable Housing (6/26/2017)
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department Veterans Affairs (VA) and Veterans Matter - a program that provides security deposits to homeless Veterans in 14 states and the District of Columbia - today announced that, through their joint efforts, they have helped 1,500 Veterans exit homelessness and move into permanent housing.
New VA Law Dramatically Speeds Up Hiring of Medical Center and Network Director Positions (6/26/2017)
WASHINGTON - On June 23, President Donald J. Trump signed into law S. 1094, the 'Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017,' which makes a number of changes to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) authorities related to personnel, accountability and whistleblower protections.