VA Northwest Health Network
News from the Department of Veterans Affairs
VA will launch new life insurance program in January, making life insurance available to more Veterans than ever before (12/1/2022)
On Jan. 1, 2023, the Department of Veterans Affairs will open enrollment for Veterans Affairs Life Insurance - the first new VA life insurance program for Veterans in more than 50 years - extending VALife access to millions of Veterans.
More than 200,000 Veterans and beneficiaries have switched to safer, more secure payments through VA's Banking Program (11/29/2022)
Today, the Department of Veterans Affairs announced that its Veterans Benefits Banking Program has converted more than 200,000 Veterans and beneficiaries from paper checks to direct deposit for receiving their VA benefits payments.
As of today, more than 1 million Veterans have downloaded the Department of Veterans Affairs' new VA: Health and Benefits mobile app for fast, secure, on-demand access to the health care and benefits they've earned.