Mental-Health Services

May 2011
PN;May2011, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p36
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the establishment of the Integrated Mental Health Strategy (IMHS) by the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) under DOD's Defense Centers of Excellence (DcoE), to enhance the mental-health services for active-duty, National Guard and Reserve members, and veterans and their families.


Related Articles

  • Just a Call Away.  // PN;Nov2011, Vol. 65 Issue 11, p50 

    The article focuses on the effort of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Coaching into Care program to offer limitless and free coaching with friends and family members on healthcare and mental health issues among the American veterans over a series of phone calls.

  • Access to the US department of veterans affairs health system: self-reported barriers to care among returnees of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom. Elnitsky, Christine A.; Andresen, Elena M.; Clark, Michael E.; McGarity, Suzanne; Hall, Carmen G.; Kerns, Robert D. // BMC Health Services Research;2013, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1 

    Background The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) implemented the Polytrauma System of Care to meet the health care needs of military and veterans with multiple injuries returning from combat operations in Afghanistan and Iraq. Studies are needed to systematically assess barriers to use of...

  • VA Processing Hundreds of Applications for New Family Caregiver Benefits in First Week.  // Biomedical Market Newsletter;5/17/2011, p288 

    The article focuses on the applications for family caregiver benefits under the Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act 2010 processed by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). It says that more than 625 veterans, servicemembers, and their family caregivers applied for the...

  • Editor's DESK. HOOVER, RICHARD D. // PN;Jan2015, Vol. 69 Issue 1, p6 

    An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses the topic on backlogs in spinal cord injury treatment faced by members of Veterans of America's (VA) branch at Phoenix, Arizona and appropriate action that needs to be taken to address the issue.

  • reasons & remarks redivivus. This 'n' That. HOOVER, RICHARD // PN;Jan2012, Vol. 66 Issue 1, p10 

    The article offers the author's insights on the unique style of American journalist and veteran Andy Rooney. The author believes that when Rooney passed away on November 4, 2011 at the age of 92, Americans lost a great patriot who stated his comments. He discusses the program Integrity,...

  • Innovation Competition Aims to Improve VA Mental Health Services to Veterans.  // DAV Magazine;Mar/Apr2014, p35 

    The article reports on the launch by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) of the first Industry Innovation Competition in 2014 that aims to improve mental health services for veterans.

  • VA mental health care found superior to care in the private sector. McCarthy, Maureen // Vantage Point;Apr2016, p1 

    A blog on the mental health services being offered by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to veterans is presented.

  • Better Service. Kiren, Joe // PN;Mar2012, Vol. 66 Issue 3, p11 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article related to change in medical benefits for Veterans of America (VA) in the January 2012 issue.

  • Better & Stronger.  // PN;Dec2014, Vol. 68 Issue 12, p14 

    The article highlights the speech of Interim Under Secretary for Health, Carolyn Clancy, at the September 2014 meeting of the Paralyzed Veterans of America's (PVA) Board of Directors in Dallas, Texas about the reform strategies and actions of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics