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Innovative technologies and treatments helping veterans

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Veterans" Affairs

Innovative technologies and treatments helping veterans

hearing before the Committee on Veterans" Affairs, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first session, May 13, 2009.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Veterans" Affairs

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disabled veterans -- Treatment -- Technological innovations -- United States,
  • Medical care -- Technological innovations -- United States,
  • Vision disorders -- Treatment -- Technological innovations -- United States,
  • People with visual disabilities -- Services for -- Technological innovations -- United States

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF27 .V4 2009d
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 80 p. :
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24016401M
    ISBN 100160842697
    ISBN 109780160842696
    LC Control Number2009438730

    Technology that extends life may require more extended periods of care, often at great expense and in institutional settings. Technology that prevents disease may save resources that would otherwise be required for diagnosis and treatment, although few preventive technologies Cited by:


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Congress. House. Committee on Veterans' Affairs.]. The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has become an unlikely and innovative pioneer in the quest to provide cost-effective, quality in-home care for Veterans.

Although the agency has long been mired in controversies surrounding its programs, particularly arbitrary caregiver dismissals, the home health services sector of the VA has long been touted as an overall [ ]. Happy Veterans Day.

To celebrate veterans, we’re taking a look at 3 new and growing technologies that are helping veterans. 3D printing, smart home technology, and artificial intelligence have all made technological strides in the past few years, with advancements and increasing accessibility.

These three technologies are helping veterans succeed when they get back home. Innovative technologies and treatments helping veterans: hearing before the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first.

Senior Veterans Health Administration (VHA) employees recently demonstrated to the public how innovations are advancing clinical care and outcomes for Veterans. Innovations included a virtual reality application used as a revolutionary PTSD treatment and 3D printing used for everything from orthotics to pre-surgery procedures.

The innovations were presented at the 2nd Annual Tech. The VA Innovators Network is a part of a larger effort to modernize the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Our goal is to help enhance the customer experience for Veterans and their families by fostering Department-wide innovations that can quickly spread from idea to incubation and evaluation, and ultimately implementation nationwide.

The Department of Veterans Affairs is revolutionizing the use of new health care technology to deliver convenient, accessible health care to Veterans. VA’s TeleHealth service is mission critical to the future direction of VA, and utilizes health informatics, disease management and telehealth technologies to care for and provide case management.

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Digital media and resources, such as email, smartphone/tablet applications (apps), online forums, Web sites, DVDs, CD-ROMs, blogs, computer software, online social networks, telephone and televideo communication, and mobile devices are becoming universal in our culture.

The use of electronic media and information technologies in behavioral health treatment, recovery support, and prevention. 1 day ago  MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 2, /PRNewswire/ - To improve access for US veterans and active duty military to the latest innovative technology, MyndTec, an award-winning Canadian medical technology company announced today their partnership with Maness Veteran Medical (MVM), a proud Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), to distribute the MyndMove™ Device to.

Inpercent of veterans over 25 were employed, compared with percent among non-veterans, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

The statistics for veterans with less. Ryan Vega explains how the VHA’s Innovator’s Network (iNET) is transforming how the VA identifies, incubates, and deliver healthcare innovation. The report will give Veterans and the public an in-depth look at just how innovation is affecting their lives.

Through engaging spotlights, narrative stories and special features, you’ll read about a small cross-section of the innovative solutions, services, and technologies developed within VHA.

Department of Veterans Affairs Embraces Innovative Technology to Deliver Better Patient Outcomes written by Jenna Sindle Ap The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), one of the nation’s largest cost-based healthcare systems, is well experienced in value-based healthcare delivery and management.

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8 hours ago  Recovery Unplugged Treatment Centers Announces New Partnership with Global Recovery Community, In the Rooms In The Rooms is a free online recovery tool that offers weekly online meetings for. 19 Jan VA officials developing innovative patient-centered model of care for veterans Department of Veterans Affairs officials are creating a new office to develop personal, patient-centered models of care for veterans who receive health care services at VA's more than 1, points of care across the nation."VA has become one of the nation's leaders in quality health care and is.

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has become an unlikely and innovative pioneer in the quest to provide cost-effective, quality in-home care for veterans. Although the agency has long been mired in controversies surrounding its programs, particularly arbitrary caregiver dismissals, the home health services sector of the VA has long been.

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has become an unlikely and innovative pioneer in the quest to provide cost-effective, quality in-home care for veterans. Although the agency has long been mired in controversies surrounding its programs, particularly arbitrary caregiver dismissals, the home health services sector of the VA has long been.

New technology from Department of Veterans Affairs Competition to help veterans with brain injuries Press releases may be edited for formatting or style | Alzheimers/Neurology Medical.

10 hours ago  About The Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre. As a vibrant seniors' village, the Perley Rideau is one of Ontario's largest and most innovative. 1 day ago  Camurus is a Swedish science-led biopharmaceutical company committed to developing and commercialising innovative and differentiated medicines for the treatment.

IT Veterans is an Information Technology Consulting Firm providing full life-cycle innovative solutions for Federal Government & Commercial Sectors. Monday - Friday 9AM - 5PM Headquarters Herndon Parkway, Suite Herndon, VA   Veterans have less access to cutting-edge cancer treatments, but a new initiative is aiming to change that by enrolling them in more clinical trials.

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is transforming the mortgage industry by offering solutions including the following. >> next two house science space and technology subcommittees look at new and emerging medical technologies designed to help veterans, members heard from the founders of the group soldier strong and project hero and chief science with the american department's national nuclear security administration.

this is about two hours. >> -- will come to order. without objection, the chair is. It was patented in with the help of VA's Technology Transfer Program for its hydraulic columns that allow the front to shorten and the rear to lengthen when one is climbing the stairs.

When reaching the top, the user pushes a button that levels the walker out as it conforms to a flat surface. thus improving their treatment and helping. Since its inception inthe office has funded innovative ways to help quash the imbalance in health care between rural- and urban-based veterans.

The office allocated $ million in fiscal for pilot programs and projects focused on clinical interventions, studies and activities designed to address rural-urban disparities. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder New Treatments to Combat PTSD From drugs to digital worlds: Testing innovative treatments for PTSD.

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team!less than/em>less than/strong>less than/p>less thanp>iVeterans Inc., a (c)3 Work Location:MA. VA is committed to providing patient-centered care that includes evidence-based treatments for Veterans with mental health and behavioral health conditions.

Recognizing the interest among many Veterans in being able to access CAM approaches, VA facilities may choose to provide supportive services in addition to established evidence-based. Drug therapy—for the past several decades, drug therapy has been a common approach to the treatment of anxiety, depression, trauma, and other behavioral disorders.

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technology will come to order. -- to declare recess of the committee. CCI is an example of VA’s quest to continue as a leader in providing innovative and effective treatments for Veterans. Disclaimer of Hyperlinks The appearance of external hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by the Department of Veterans Affairs of the linked web sites, or the information, products or services contained therein.

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