Donald Trump revealed Wednesday that he will nominate President Obama’s undersecretary for health at the Department of Veterans Affairs to lead the agency, after weeks of meeting with several candidates for the job.
President-elect Donald Trump continued his search for a candidate to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs this week, meeting with at least two choices for the job.
An employee at the Department of Veterans Affairs hospital in Phoenix says that he has been retaliated against for reporting that patients were dying while waiting for care.
Donald Trump is under increasing pressure from veterans organizations to retain Robert McDonald as the secretary of Veterans Affairs, though the president-elect’s plan to reform the agency differs from efforts undertaken by McDonald during his tenure.
Hundreds of patients at a Department of Veterans Affairs hospital in Wisconsin may have been infected with HIV or other diseases as a result of prohibited practices by one of its providers.
President-elect Donald Trump is said to be considering former Massachusetts senator Scott Brown and Pete Hegseth, an Army veteran and former CEO of Concerned Veterans for America, to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Watchdog group Citizens Against Government Waste on Friday named Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert McDonald its November “Porker of the Month” for doling out bonuses to some senior executives involved in the department’s ongoing wait-times scandal.
Employees at a Department of Veterans Affairs hospital in southern Arizona were instructed to manipulate veterans’ wait times so they appeared shorter, a newly released investigation shows.
A former U.S. Marine who exposed substandard mental health care at the troubled Phoenix VA hospital two years ago says that continued care delays show how veterans’ healthcare has continued to deteriorate at the facility despite legislative efforts and leadership changes.