Sunday, September 19, 2021

Tag: Veterans Administration

Spinal cord injury Veterans can now effectively cough

Researchers restore complete respiratory muscle function VA doctors are among a team of researchers at the Cleveland Functional Electrical Stimulation Center restoring respiratory muscle function...

39th National Veterans Wheelchair Games Showcases Veteran Athletic Spirit

Over 600 Veterans to participate in rehabilitation event co-sponsored by VA and PVA WASHINGTON – More than 600 military Veterans from across the country, Puerto...

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Issues National Coverage Policy for ReWalk Robotics Exoskeleton Systems...

Landmark Policy Will Provide Veterans Across the U.S. with Access to Evaluation, Training and Supply of ReWalk Personal Systems YOKNEAM ILIT, Israel and MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Dec. 17, 2015...

Long Beach VA opens facility to house vets with spinal cord injuries

Veterans Administration Long Beach held its grand opening for a Long Term Care Unit designed for veterans that have sustained a spinal cord injury or disorder and are not able to live independently or with family.

Groundbreaking device being tested by VA may put end to pressure ulcers

Helps detect the earliest signs of ulcer formation Pressure ulcers (commonly known as bed sores) are one of the most troublesome and painful complications for...

VA’s Adaptive Housing Grants for Disabled Veterans

http://youtu.be/EN5QMihyuhY VA provides grants to Servicemembers and Veterans with certain permanent and total service-connected disabilities to help purchase or construct an adapted home, or modify...

Helping Hands: Capuchin Monkeys Help Immobilized Individuals

You’ve heard of guide dogs and therapy horses, but have you heard of monkey helpers? “I didn’t have much of a life before Sophie,” says...