Nursing homes operated by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) serve 46,000 veterans annually in 46 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. For years, the VA has monitored care at its nursing facilities through quality indicators and unannounced inspections, and, since 2016, through star rankings based on 11 key indicators, including rates of.. read more →

New Jersey’s Appellate Court ruled that, under the appropriate circumstances, it is equitable to require a disabled 89 year old veteran to receive end-of-life care in a VA facility against his wishes rather than at home in order to use his limited income to continue paying alimony to his ex-wives. .Rizzolo v. Rizzolo, 2015 NJ Super.. read more →

The New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs owns and operates three nursing homes in New Jersey, referred to as the New Jersey Veterans Memorial Homes (“NJ Veterans Nursing Homes”). The three NJ Veterans Nursing Homes are located in Paramus, Edison and Vineland. These are state facilities, governed by the state regulations found in.. read more →