The DoD and the VA are providing daily updates on the number of confirmed and presumptive cases of the virus.
Department of Veterans Affairs - VA
A lawsuit charges that the VA should give workers hazardous duty pay during the coronavirus epidemic.
The VA also indicated that it was prepared to take similar action in other states.
The VA pandemic response plan projects COVID-19 could last at least 18 months.
The VA has more than 390,000 employees, with the vast majority working within the Veterans Health Administration.
The VA plans to pause its community care program to free space across private health care systems for coronavirus patients.
VA recruiting tweeted to retired VA clinicians and federal health care providers, asking them to consider reemployment.
In a bipartisan letter to VA Secretary Robert Wilkie, lawmakers said they are concerned about staying up-to-date .
The man, in his 70s, died Saturday at the VA Portland Healthcare System due to complications from the disease.
His case had no link to others at the Oregon Veterans Home in Lebanon.