October 19, 2021

U.S. Veterans

U.S.A Veterans News, Support & Information

Borne the Battle Ep. 235: Denis McDonough, Secretary of Veterans Affairs

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On Feb. 8, 2021, Denis McDonough was confirmed by the Senate to be the United States’ 11th Secretary of Veterans Affairs. Being a veteran of Capitol Hill, he aims to leverage his knowledge to better serve our nation’s military Veterans.
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0:00 – Intro
5:26 – The Future of Community Care
8:45 – Two Principles at VA – Access to Care and Outcomes
15:53 – Decision to Join the Civil Service
21:05 – COVID Vaccinations for Veterans Plan and Distribution
25:27 – Rural Veterans Focus
28:30 – Mental Health
29:32 – “My Life, My Story” Podcast
31:12 – How healthcare has changed since the start of COVID
32:56 – LGBTQ Veteran and Employee Inclusion
34:40 – 100 Day Plan for the VA
38:27 – Borne the Battle Listener Q&A
43:46 – Outro

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