So many stories of VA not doing right by their veterans. Here's another this time, Bay Pines VA. When a hospital has to pause surgeries there is clearly something that went wrong. The OIG investigated a complaint that a thoracic surgeon was incompetent and while the OIG did not substantiate that the surgeon was incompetent though 3 veterans died within weeks while in post op … [Read more...] about Bay Pines VA another incompetence concern – 3 veterans die after thoracic surgery.
Sabotage and Subversion: Secretary Shulkin's Struggle at VA I've not been a big fan of Sec. Shulkin, however what is going on at VA by "subversive" staff is wrong and should be dealt with swiftly. You cannot lead with staff that is plotting against you to implement their own agenda. Sec. Shulkin must act and get the focus back on veterans. Highlights from the article: … [Read more...] about What is going on at the VA?