VISN

AcronymDefinition
VISNVeterans Integrated Service Network
VISNVirtual Integrated Sky Network
VISNVisual Interactive Support Network
VISNVision Interfaith Satellite Network (now Hallmark Channel)
VISNVirtual Integrated Sky Network (Loral Orion)
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Magill's selection was announced by Renee Oshinski, acting network director of the VA Great Lakes Health Care System, Veterans Integrated Service Network (VISN) 12.
Kizer left a geographical makeup of 23 VISNs running from the East Coast with VISN 1 to the West Coast with VISN 23.
Because VA sites are organized by VISNs, the GIPS model has also been promoted by VISN 1 leadership.
states: “We are especially proud to enhance the safety of our brave veterans in this VISN as well as at locations throughout the country.
Under the reorganization plan, each of the VA's 21 Veterans Integrated Service Networks, or VISNs, will implement a plan to provide eye care to veterans with visual impairments ranging from 20/70 to total blindness.
Under the agreement terms, Sysmex America will standardize hematology instrumentation, training, technical support and service for nine hospitals in the VISN 6, which are located in North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, and South Carolina.
VISN directors were instructed to downsize staffs, consolidate services where possible, and cut costs.
What was once four kings supervising a bunch of lords (VA hospital directors) turned into 22 super kings (VISN directors) trying to manage a bunch of lords.
In addition, we examined anthropometric measures for patients in one VISN using data from the CDW, one VISN data warehouse, and one VistA system from January 1, 2004, to December 31, 2007.
Philips Healthcare Informatics (PHI) of Foster City, California, protests the award of a commercial item contract to AGFA HealthCare Corporation (AGFA) of Greenville, South Carolina, by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) under request for proposals (RFP) VA-260-08-RP-0167 for picture archiving and communication system (PACS) services for Veterans Integrated Service Network 20 (VISN 20).
I echo the understanding of this issue voiced by our AED and am likewise not aware of any VISN (Veterans Integrated Service Network) requirement for a veteran to bring a piece of equipment or wheelchair in for a repair, especially when it is not possible and only causes additional hardship.