Veterans Affairs Budget

Veterans Choice Program Contractors Overpaid By $100 Million In Bulk Payments

An IG report released this week showed VA contractors administering the Veterans Choice Program were overpaid $100 million from March 2016 to March 2017. Bulk...
Wait Time Problem

Typical Bureaucracy: GAO Finds VA Created New Wait Times Problem To Fix Old Wait...

GAO just published its report following an audit into the Veterans Choice Program and how well that program has reduced wait times affecting veterans’...
VA Mission ACT Veterans Choice Program

Senate Passes $55 Billion Veterans Health Reform Bill, VA Mission ACT

Lawmakers at a vote of 92-5 passed key Veterans Health Reform legislation today costing taxpayers $55 billion called S. 2372 VA Mission ACT of...
Veterans Choice Funding

Veterans Choice Program Funding Almost Out

Acting secretary Robert Wilkie tries to sort out the Veterans Choice program mess before congressional funding for the same almost dries up. In two letters...
VISN 15 IG Report Wait Times

Report: Veterans Affairs Falsified Wait Times, Thousands Impacted

The Department of Veterans Affairs was just caught falsifying wait times for almost one thousand veterans who were wrongfully denied Veterans Choice Program access. VA...
Health Net Miserable

Health Net ‘Miserable,’ Slammed For Veterans Choice Program Mismanagement

Senators have called on VA to intervene after Veterans Choice Program vendor Health Net failed to reform its practices to improve performance. Centene subsidiary Health...
Norfolk VA Outpatient Clinic

‘Secret’ Waitlist For Eye Care Uncovered At Norfolk VA In Nebraska

Norfolk – A new “secret” waitlist was exposed for the second time at a VA healthcare facility located in Nebraska, this time for eye...
Veterans Choice Program David Cox

AFGE Union Demands Congress Investigate $90 Million Veterans Choice Fraud

The AFGE Union sent a letter to Congress asking lawmakers to investigate massive fraud committed by contractors administering the Veterans Choice Program. Rampant and documented...

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