Veterans Administration

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Photo: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

Congressmen Ask for Permanent St. Louis VA Medical Center Director

“I don’t care how great your record is,” he says, “120 days is not long enough to implement the improvements necessary, or even observe the problems, to say ‘hey, can we implement these programs here?'”

06/15/2015

Patricia Ten Haaf, acting director of VA health care. (Credit: Kevin Killeen, KMOX)

Acting St. Louis VA Director Responds to Complaints

She doesn’t know why the job search for a permanent director in St. Louis is taking so long, but it is ongoing.

05/22/2015

The John Cochran VA Medical Center. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Cars Stolen From V.A. Hospital Parking Lot

Spokeswoman says contractor in charge of valet parking at John Cochran is tightening up security

12/17/2014

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Navigating The Resources Available Through The VA

The VA, with its array of services offered can seem at times huge and staggering. Here’s a quick summary to help you get started.

11/10/2014

The John Cochran VA Medical Center. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Town Hall Meeting to Address Veterans Care Issues

The meeting is at 10 a.m. at the Robert Young Federal Building, at Tucker and Spruce downtown.

09/12/2014

The John Cochran VA Medical Center. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

VA Works to Improve Response Time for St. Louis Patients

The VA is hiring more staff to improve its patient capacity, and adding a fleet of 11 vans to shuttle in patients from outlying towns.

08/29/2014

VA Medical Center, Jefferson Barracks Division. Photo: stlouis.va.gov

UPDATE: Jefferson Barracks VA Medical Center Apologizes for Lax Care

The Veterans Administration medical center at Jefferson Barracks is under fire from a woman who says her relative was kept in a room brimming with trash and filth.

06/04/2014

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E-Mail Scam Targets Vets

The Internal Revenue Service is warning taxpayers to be on the lookout for a new, e-mail-based phishing scam.

06/11/2012