Physical Therapists and Loan Repayment Program
05/21/2015 - To SENATE Committee on HEALTH, EDUCATION, LABOR AND PENSIONS.
Amends the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of physical therapists in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program....
Veterans Affairs Health Care Providers Compensation
10/06/2015 - In SENATE Committee on VETERANS' AFFAIRS: Hearings held.
Increases the number of graduate medical education positions treating veterans; improves the compensation of health care providers, medical directors, and directors of Veterans Integrated Service Networks of the Department of Veterans Affairs....
Medical Care Eligibility
01/13/2015 - To SENATE Committee on VETERANS' AFFAIRS.
Amends title 38, United States Code, to increase the maximum age for children eligible for medical care under the CHAMPVA program....
Veterans As Physician Assistants
11/18/2015 - In SENATE Committee on VETERANS' AFFAIRS: Hearings held.
Requires the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program to provide educational assistance to certain former members of the Armed Forces for education and training as physician assistants of the Department of Veterans Affairs, to estab...
Rental Assistance for Certain Indian Veterans
11/10/2015 - To SENATE Committee on INDIAN AFFAIRS.
Provides for rental assistance for homeless or at-risk Indian veterans....
VA Review of Disability Compensation for Brain Injury
01/22/2015 - To SENATE Committee on VETERANS' AFFAIRS.
Requires an independent comprehensive review of the process by which the Department of Veterans Affairs assesses cognitive impairments that result from traumatic brain injury for purposes of awarding disability compensation....
Transportation of Veterans to Health Facilities
06/03/2015 - In SENATE Committee on VETERANS' AFFAIRS: Hearings held.
Amends title 38, United States Code, to make permanent the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to transport individuals to and from facilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs in connection with rehabilitation, counseling, examination...
Armed Forces Behavioral Health Readiness
03/23/2015 - To SENATE Committee on ARMED SERVICES.
Amends title 10, United States Code, to authorize the provision of behavioral health readiness services to certain members of the Selected Reserve of the Armed Forces based on need, to expand eligibility to such members for readjustment counseling fr...
Veterans Mental Health Related to Sexual Trauma
03/25/2015 - To SENATE Committee on VETERANS' AFFAIRS.
Amends title 38, United States Code, to improve the disability compensation evaluation procedure of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for veterans with mental health conditions related to military sexual trauma....