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February 6, 2019

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VA Announces Access Standards
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The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced its proposed access standards for community care and urgent care provisions that will take effect in June and guide when veterans can seek healthcare under the VA’s Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks (MISSION) Act of 2018.    MORE

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