U.S. Veterans Affairs Department Becomes First Federal Agency to Mandate COVID-19 Vaccinations

The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced on July 26 that it is requiring all its medical employees to get vaccinated against COVID-19, becoming the first federal agency to do so. VA said that the vaccination mandate extends …

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U.S. Veterans Affairs Department to Offer Gender Confirmation Surgery to Transgender Veterans

The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is “moving ahead” to offer gender confirmation surgery to transgender veterans, Secretary Denis McDonough announced last June 19. “We are taking the first necessary steps to expand VA’s care to include gender …

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