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News from the Department of Veterans Affairs
VA statement on GPO printing and mailing delay (11/30/2021)
Due to supply chain and staffing shortages, the vendor contracted by the Government Publishing Office to provide printing services for the Department of Veterans Affairs is experiencing delays in printing and mailing notification letters to Veterans and claimants. The disruption may impact the ability of some claimants to meet required deadlines via written correspondence with VA.
VA and Indian Health Service broaden scope to serve American Indian and Alaska Native Veterans (11/23/2021)
The Department of Veterans Affairs and the Indian Health Service renewed a partnership, Oct. 1, to help the country's nearly 145,000 American Indian and Alaska Native Veterans overcome health care access barriers.
In conjunction with the Great American Smokeout observed Nov. 18, the Department of Veterans Affairs is encouraging Veterans to talk to their health care providers about smoking cessation programs to help them quit, as cigarette use continues to decline nationwide.