Ensure that the Veterans Health Administration healthcare program is fully funded and that Advance Appropriations are properly implemented.
Ensure that the VHA expands care to rural and female veterans, and that the thousands of Iraq and Afghanistan veterans and their caregivers receive critical care and benefits.
Prioritize outreach efforts by the VA, to include a strategic plan of advertisement and public service announcements as well as cooperative efforts with veteran service organizations.
Endeavor to provide for the organizational capacity and funding for the diagnoses and treatment of neuro-psychiatric wounds of war, particularly for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), substance abuse, and for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI).
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