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NBC Nightly News Picks Up Non-VA Emergency Room Bill Denial Story

NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt is now covering the wrongful non-VA emergency room denial story first exposed in 2017 leading to a nationwide investigation.

IG: Wrongful ER Denials Costs Veterans Over $500 Million

The IG blasted the Department of Veterans Affairs over its non-VA ER denial scheme that could cost veterans over $500 million in wrongful denials....

The Future Of Veterans Affairs Electronic Health Records

Despite intense oversight pressure, VA failed to properly track its $2+ billion in spending on its electronic health records system.The Government Accounting Office (GAO)...

Veterans Affairs Still Lacks ‘Accurate’ Wait Time Information

A recent hearing revealed the Department of Veterans Affairs still suffers from inadequate wait time information five years after the wait time scandal first...

Advocates Sue VA Secretary Over Delaying Blue Water Claims

VA Secretary Robert Wilkie is being sued over his decision to delay adjudication of long-awaited Blue Water claims for Navy veterans until 2020.The lawsuit,...

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