Long-Term Care

20 08, 2019

BLOG: What is Aid and Attendance?

By |2019-08-20T10:58:42-06:00August 20, 2019|Long-Term Care, Veterans|

Aid and Attendance is a term that is commonly used to describe a monthly payment (called a pension) that the VA pays to some Veterans who need long term care.  Aid and Attendance can be used by a veteran or by the spouse of a veteran to be able to […]

16 08, 2019

Veterans Affairs secretary praises Boise VA during visit: ‘Everything is working here.’

By |2019-08-20T10:13:57-06:00August 16, 2019|Long-Term Care, Veterans|

In an interview with the Idaho Statesman, U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie, praised the Boise VA Medical Center during a recent visit. In Boise “everything is working,” according to Secretary Wilkie, with specific praise toward telehealth and mental health programs. He attributed the Boise VA’s success to […]