Meeting the Needs of Our Female Veterans
Guest: Ashley Laganiere, CVSO
Host: Darryl S. Chutka, M.D. (@ChutkaMD)
Female veterans can face significant barriers to receiving proper care. As the number of female service members increases, what can we do to help address these barriers and facilitate access to the care they need? What resources exist and how do we identify this population if they do not readily self-identify as veterans?
- National Association of County Veterans Service Officers: https://www.nacvso.org/
- Minnesota Association of County Veterans Service Officers: https://www.macvso.org/index.html
- VA Women’s Health Research Network: https://www.hsrd.research.va.gov/for_researchers/womens_health/
- Military Health and Health Care https://www.rand.org/topics/military-health-and-health-care.html