A Chicago-area Veterans Affairs hospital repeatedly served patients food with cockroaches on the trays, and administrators failed to address the problem, according to a new inspector general report.
The Washington Post Fact Checker has given a rating of “mostly false” to Rep. Nancy Pelosi’s (D., Calif.) claim that seven million veterans could lose their health care.
A bipartisan group of senators introduced legislation Thursday that would grant the Secretary of Veterans Affairs the authority to accelerate the firing of employees for misconduct, a deal that arrives two months after the House passed its own version along party lines.
More than 100 veterans died while waiting for care at a Veterans Affairs hospital in Los Angeles, Calif., over a nine-month span ending in August 2015, according to a new government report.
The director of a Veterans Affairs hospital in Louisiana has been fired for misconduct and failure to follow policy after serving a scandal-ridden three years in his position.
A 75-year-old U.S. Army veteran was acquitted last week of criminal charges brought against him for hanging a six-inch American flag on the fence of a Veterans Affairs facility.
President Donald Trump signed the Veterans Choice Improvement Act on Wednesday, extending a temporary program that allows some patients access to private health care outside the Department of Veterans Affairs’ system.
The Department of Veterans Affairs has announced that it is testing a new program with CVS Pharmacy that will allow some veterans to use their federal health benefits at CVS “MinuteClinics.”
Calls centers established to help veterans in crisis are still failing to answer calls for help in a timely fashion, according to a new government oversight report disclosing that some veterans are still not receiving the help them need in times of crisis.