Making VA Health Care More Welcoming To Female Veterans

Dec 7, 2017
Originally published on December 6, 2017 4:15 pm

Research shows women veterans don’t use VA health care at the same rate as men, and many report delayed or unmet health needs. A group of nonprofits is testing a new program in Los Angeles meant to overcome the barriers that keep female veterans from seeking help.

Libby Denkmann (@libdenk) of KPCC reports.

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