New VA health care rules: Trump overreach or more choice for vets?
MilitaryTimes.com – Debate over how to expand veterans health care choices connects to larger national fights over the role of government and private-sector partnerships. Read Full Article
INSIDE TRUMP’S VA “Doubling Down”: With Private Care Push, Trump’s VA Bucks Lawmakers and Some Veterans Groups
ProPublica.com – The administration proposed new rules on paying for more veterans to see private doctors, but the lack of details makes the fiscal impact unclear.
Veterans’ Health Experts Denounce Newly Unveiled Plan for Veteran Health Care
PRNewsWire – Front-line VA employees express grave concern over new plan announced by VA as vacancies continue to grow at the agency.
House veterans’ committee chairman promises ‘imminent’ hearing on new private-sector care rules
Stars and Stripes –The chairman of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs plans to hold a hearing in the “imminent future” to analyze rules that the Department of Veterans Affairs publicly released Wednesday to expand veterans’ access to private doctors.