Latest "VA coronavirus deaths" stories
Active cases of the virus among patients are down almost 80 percent in the last two months.
Department officials have already reported more deaths in January than any other month of the pandemic.
More than 6,700 Veterans Affairs patients have died from virus complications in the last 10 months.
The total veteran deaths equate to roughly 22 a day since the start of the pandemic, making coronavirus more deadly than the roughly 17 veterans a day lost to suicide.