VA: Veterans suicide must be a top priority
from Military Times
The Veterans Affairs Department is ratcheting up efforts to address the high rate of suicide among veterans, bringing in mental health experts, advocates and affected families to formulate an "action plan" in the coming months to reduce these preventable deaths. VA Under Secretary for Health Dr. David Shulkin said that suicide reduction is one of his top priorities, and he called on experts to help the department establish prevention initiatives aimed at getting veterans into treatment.
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