MCRA News

Another 16 million veterans can get these DoD travel deals

Karen Jowers

Another 16 million veterans can get these DoD travel deals
Tuesday, July 27, 2021 / BlogVA News

An additional 16 million veterans are now eligible to use the Defense Department’s discount travel site, under an expansion announced today by DoD’s American Forces Travel and Priceline.


PRESIDENT NOMINATES NEW MARINE CORPS GENERAL OFFICERS

Thursday, March 4, 2021 / Marine Corps/DoD News

The MCRA is excited to announce that the president has made the following nominations for GENERAL OFFICER in the Marine Corps:

Brig. Gen. Jay M. Bargeron has been nominated for appointment to the rank of major general.  Bargeron is currently serving as president, Marine Corps University, Training and Education Command, Quantico, Virginia.

Brig. Gen. Brian W. Cavanaugh has been nominated for appointment to the rank of major general.  Cavanaugh is currently serving as assistant deputy commandant, programs and resources, Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps, Washington, D.C.


NEW JOB: Biomedical Equipment Technicians (Levels I, II, III, Supervisor, Manager)

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 / Marine Corps/DoD News

Our clients, very successful medical equipment technology service companies, are looking for Biomedical Technicians to service excellent hospital systems in various locations throughout the U.S. They are looking for individuals with 1-3 (BMET I); 3-5 (BMET II) 5+ (BMET III) years of experience on basic to complex general biomedical equipment. You will be working at major hospitals in such locations as TN, VT, WA, NY, OK, WI, MD, TX, CA. These are all daytime positions. Biomed Manager & Supervisor positions require 5-10+ years’ experience managing a hospital account as well as a team of biomed service technicians.

Please Note: We get new positions every week. So, if you don’t see any opportunities below that pique your interest right now, kindly contact me immediately so we can discuss what type of medical equipment service position and location that you are looking for. I will then see if we have any new opportunities that better match your experience and location.   


NEW JOB: Healthcare Facilities Manager Qatar

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 / Marine Corps/DoD News

  • Full Time   Secret Clearance 
  • Caliburn is currently seeking Healthcare Facilities Manager to support our Al Udeid Expeditionary Medical Facilities Management team located Al Udeid Air Base contract in Qatar. Al Udeid Expeditionary Medical Facilities Management group manages the day to day maintenance of the Hospital and all associated buildings.
    Description:
    Caliburn is currently seeking Healthcare Facilities Manager to support our Al Udeid Expeditionary Medical Facilities Management team located Al Udeid Air Base contract in Qatar. Al Udeid Expeditionary Medical Facilities Management group manages the day to day

NEW JOB: Aviation Command and Control (C2) Exercise Planner

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 / Marine Corps/DoD News

Cherry Point, NCApply Now

The Exercise Planner reports to and receives work direction derivatives from the Project Manager.  The Exercise Planner will perform the following duties:

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


VA finance program makes breakthrough helping thousands of Veterans receive secure benefit payments

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 / VA News

WASHINGTON — The Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) Veterans Benefits Banking Program (VBBP) reached a new milestone with more than 50,000 Veterans having switched to receiving their monetary benefits through direct deposit.

VBBP was created in partnership with the Association of Military Banks of America (AMBA) and works with the Defense Credit Union Council (DCUC) to leverage their combined consortium of military-friendly, federally insured financial institutions to help Veterans acquire a secure bank account.


Marines Downgrade Russia Threat To Focus on China

Marines Downgrade Russia Threat To Focus on China
Wednesday, March 3, 2021 / Marine Corps/DoD News

WASHINGTON – CMC has for the first time put Russia alongside Iran, North Korea, and extremist groups as areas that will “continue to pose threats,” while elevating China to the undisputed top of threats facing US policy makers.


How will Trump and Biden handle veterans issues? Here's what they told us.

Friday, October 23, 2020 / Marine Corps/DoD News

In anticipation of the upcoming presidential election, Military Times partnered with a dozen veterans organizations earlier this year to ask the major party candidates about their views on key issues facing the veterans community. STORY BY Leo Shane III


MCRA & SEMPER FI FUND GOLF AUCTION

Thursday, October 22, 2020 / Marine Corps/DoD News

What a tremendous success! Due to the impacts of the COVID pandemic, we were forced to cancel our annual charity golf tournament in support of the Semper Fi/America's Fund. We may not have played golf & shared a great lunch, but we could still provide support to such a tremendous organization. In order to do that, we held our first on-line auction, a 5-day event, that had the support of so many! The results, well, we raised $12,091! Our thanks to everyone who registered, a special thanks to all those that purchased items, and a special recognition & thanks to all those individuals who donated items for the auction a huge success. 


VA announces extension, expansion of contract with TriWest for community care

Friday, November 29, 2019 / VA News

WASHINGTON — Today the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced that it has reached an agreement with TriWest Health Care Alliance (TriWest) on a one-year extension of its current coverage of the Patient-Centered Community Care (PC3) and Veterans Choice Program (VCP).

The department also announced that it has reached an agreement with TriWest that will expand TriWest’s services to all regions across the country under this program.

The expansion of TriWest’s role will ensure access to community care where needed until the next generation of community care contracts are


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