Veteran’s Affairs

Burn Pits 360: NDAA 2020 just the beginning

On Tuesday, we had Rosie Torres with Burn Pits 360 Veterans Organization on a special American Grit Live.  There, we talked about the NDAA 2020 getting approved and what it means for the fight against burn pits.  Burn Pits 360 is currently working with Jon Stewart, several Veteran Service Organizations, and Grunt Style to come …

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VA finally admitting they have a problem to fix

Receiving care from a Veterans Affairs’ facility can be frustrating on many levels.  It always feels like there are a million patients and one provider.  Then, when you finally get in to see that provider, they are so overwhelmed they barely pay attention to your specific needs and just diagnose you with the first thing …

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Is Veteran’s Affairs oversharing your health records?

Recently, Veteran’s Affairs sent messages out to all registered personnel letting them know a new policy will be set in place as of January 2020.  This policy will allow the VA to share your medical record with “participating community care providers” and they will not need prior written consent from you to do so each …

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