Tag: behavioral health

GovernmentCIO: VA Launches Initiatives Addressing Mental Health, Veteran Homelessness

“As part of the Department of Veterans Affairs’ renewed focus on caring for America’s most vulnerable retired service members, the agency has announced two...

AUSA: In the Zone: Holistic Health and Fitness System Provides Path...

“The U.S. continues to face rapid and unexpected challenges that test the strength and resolve of our military. Soldiers undoubtedly will be called to...

U.S. Army Surgeon General and Medical Command Commanding General discusses diversity

In March 2019, U.S. Army Surgeon General and Medical Command Commanding General Lt. Gen. Nadja Y. West was invited to chat about the importance...

Better Insights into Total Force Fitness and resilience through feedback-informed therapy

As a former Army colonel, Pat Walsh oversaw Comprehensive Soldier Fitness, the Army Suicide Prevention Program, and the Army Substance Abuse Program for the...

US Army Shares Ready and Resilient (R2) Strategy

Ready and Resilient (R2) is the Army's strategy for strengthening individual and unit Personal Readiness and fostering a culture of trust. R2 provides training and...

Video: MHS Policy Approach to Suicide Prevention

Former Navy Admiral and Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness Tony Kurta joins the show to talk about suicide prevention policy...

Press Release: VA partners with OnStar to bring suicide prevention services...

"The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today it is partnering with OnStar’s emergency services to improve access to suicide prevention resources for...

The Role of the EHR in Resilience and Human Performance for...

As Senior Vice President of Military and Veterans Health Solutions for Leidos, Debbie Opiekun oversees the company’s broad range of programs supporting the health,...

HHS to award contract for Access, Exchange, and Use of Social...

Solicitation: 75P00120R00158 The United States Core Data for Interoperability (USCDI) is a standardized set of health data classes and constituent data elements for nationwide, interoperable...

Military Times: Veterans suicide prevention plans take a big step forward,...

"Senate lawmakers advanced a major veterans suicide prevention initiative on Wednesday, creating a potential legislative path for the action on the issue by the...