Breaking News

Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 4:06am

Audit reveals VA shortcomings

NBC News
News
Monday, June 9, 2014 - 3:25pm

The Veterans Affairs Department has released the results of a nation wide audit.

It found more than 57,000 veterans have been waiting up to three months for a medical appointment.

The audit found said a 14-day target for appointment wait times was "not attainable."

Staff at 90 sites changed desired appointment dates entered by veterans, according to the audit.

13-percent of staff interviewed said they had been instructed by supervisors, or others, to change the 'desired appointment date' in order to meet performance goals.

Read more: http://nbcnews.to/1hBtOiq

Comments News Comments

Post new Comment