Apps for veterans (# 1): Twitter


Tweet out

The VA is using Twitter. To follow their micro-posts, sign up for a free account.  (Check out ASKNOD’s Twitter feed too.)  Information on how to use Twitter is on the HELP page

Official VA Twitter accounts: Department: (122+K followers)


VBA: (24+K followers)

VHA: (32+K) followers)

NCA: (3+K)

Don’t read OIG feed
if you feel like this.

Many VA medical centers, programs, and staff, also have Twitter accounts.  If your blood pressure is under control, I recommend perusing VA Office of the Inspector General Twitter feed:

A few non-VA sites:;;

Article: New York Times (10/23/13) Twitter Illiterate? Mastering the @BC’s

Intrigued? Read Twitter’s blog:

The company will be going public soon so it will become an even bigger social media player.  Do you tweet? 


About Laura

NW Vermont.
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