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doi: 10.1097/01.mlr.0000457489.90178.36

The authors want to thank those who assisted with the development and compilation of this supplement including Ronnie Horner, PhD, Deputy Editor, and Karen Doyle, Managing Editor. We also thank the authors who submitted manuscripts and the peer reviewers who devoted time to review each manuscript. We also extend our gratitude to Tracey Gaudet, MD, Director, and Laura P. Krejci, MSW, Associate Director, both of the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Office of Patient Centered Care and Cultural Transformation, and to Donna Beiter, RN, MSN, Director, and Sandy Robertson, RN, MSN, Patient Centered Care Chief, both of VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System. Most important, we thank the veterans and active military members who serve our nation.

The views expressed in this supplement are solely those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), the U.S. military, the United States Government, or the organizations with which the authors are affiliated.

This issue was supported by the VHA Office of Patient Centered Care and Cultural Transformation and the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System.

Guest Editors

Stephanie L. Taylor, PhD, and A. Rani Elwy, PhD

© 2014 by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.