Wednesday, August 12, 2020

New App for VA Rx Refills, Help for Veteran Owned Businesses, Employers Hiring Veterans in Your State



Conquering Veteran Cancer, Together

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VA Podcast: Marine Alex Calfree, co-founder of OpLign, connects Veterans to employers
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Rx Refills During the Pandemic

  1. Online with MyHealtheVet 
  2. The NEW Rx Refill Mobile App 
  3. Call your local VA Pharmacy number on the prescription label
  4. By mail: VA Refill Form

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PREVENTS

Q&A with Dr. Barbara Van Dahlen to discuss how together, we will prevent suicide for Service members and Veterans. 

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VA Improves and Expands Caregiver Program


Largest Employers of Veterans in Your State

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State representatives shared the largest employers of Veterans in their states. 

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VA Launches New Virtual Check-In Feature


Remembering 9/11 with Carry the Load

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32 year Army Veteran and former VA employee Danny Pummill, shares his story of being at the Pentagon September 11, 2001. 

The video is featured on Carry the Load's Lessons From the Front. 

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Vietnam Veterans discuss managing PTSD


Healthy Plate Method: All About Fats

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The fourth episode of VA's Fresh Focus podcast series is focused on fats. Learn healthy tips on adding good fat from whole foods to your plate for energy and nutrition!

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Follow VA Careers on LinkedIn for info on VA's culture, job security and benefits.


How VA helps Veteran Business Owners

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VA's Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) is working diligently to ensure small, Veteran-owned businesses maintain the resources needed to keep their businesses afloat during these unprecedented times, with more than $8 billion awarded to date for fiscal 2020.

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COVID-19 Maker Challenge


Conquering Veteran Cancer, Together

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VA's Dr. Richard Stone discusses Veteran cancer care, stories of Veteran cancer survivors, how TeleOncology visits work and partnerships to continuously improve care.  

 

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Discuss how Veterans can help prevent Veteran suicide on RallyPoint


Marine Alex Calfee Connects Veterans to Employers online

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This week's episode of Borne the Battle features Marine Corps Veteran Alex Calfree, the co-founder of OpLign, a website that uses artificial intelligence instead of keyword searches to connect Veterans to employers.

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Find a VA Facility near you.

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No Veteran Should Be Without a Place to Call Home

Free Help for Homeless Veterans Dial 1-877-4AID-VET (1-877-424-3838) for 24/7 access to VA services for homeless and at-risk Veterans

Homeless Veteran Chat Confidential, 24/7 online support for homeless Veterans and friends

https://www.va.gov/homeless for more information


Are You a Veteran in Crisis or Concerned About One? 

Did you know that VA offers same day services in Primary Care and Mental Health at 172 VA Medical Centers across the country? Make the Connection Resource Locator

Contact the Veterans Crisis Line (1-800-273-8255 and press 1, Chat, or Text 838255.)


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