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VA Health Care For Women: Progress Made in Providing Services to Women Veterans
HEHS-99-38: Published: Jan 29, 1999. Publicly Released: Jan 29, 1999.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the status of the Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) health care program for women, focusing on: (1) the progress VA made in removing barriers that may prevent women veterans from obtaining VA health care services; and (2) the extent to which VA health care services, particularly gender-specific services, are available to and used by women vetera...
Role of the Persian Gulf Veterans' Coordinating Board in Scientific Evaluation of Research Proposals and the Funding Recommendations Made by its Research Working Group
NSIAD-98-170R: Published: Aug 10, 1998. Publicly Released: Aug 10, 1998.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the: (1) role of the Persian Gulf Veterans' Coordinating Board's (PGVCB) Research Working Group (RWG) in assessing the scientific merit of applications for grants to conduct Persian Gulf War illness-related research; and (2) proposals that RWG recommended for funding, those it did not recommend, and the proposals for which funding wa...
Armed Forces Retirement Home
HRD-94-49R: Published: Nov 3, 1993. Publicly Released: Nov 3, 1993.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the financing, operations, and management of the Armed Forces Retirement Home, focusing on: (1) the Home's analysis of its trust fund's status; and (2) allegations of funds mismanagement by senior staff at the Soldiers and Airmen's facility. GAO found that the Home: (1) has reasonably analyzed the trust fund's status; (2) estimates that the trust f...
Survey of the Administration of the Veterans Administration's Educational Assistance Programs
102160: Mar 29, 1977
A survey of the administration of the Veterans Administration's (VA) Educational Assistance Programs, which was conducted at the VA regional office in Boston, Massachusetts, focused upon whether veterans were taking unnecessary or unapproved courses at two colleges.Analysis of veterans' records showed that veterans were taking unnecessary courses at Springfield Technical Community College and, to...