Sunday, November 15, 2015

Department Veterans Affairs National Access Stand Down Day

VA plans stand down to review medical access issues
“Our most essential partnership is with Congress,” he said. “Congress holds the keys to many of these doors. … We literally cannot do it alone, not without the right congressional support.” VA Secretary Bob McDonald

Colorado
Florida
VA hospital in Tampa reaches out to patients The hospital provides treatment for 92,000 veterans and scheduled 1.25 million appointments last year, Battle said.
Kansas
Wichita VA Medical Center held Access Stand Down for local veterans “The average wait time for completed appointments in primary care for our facility is 2.67 days this is one 1.7 days better or shorter than the national average of 4.37 days,”
Montana
Montana VA holds National Access Stand Down for veterans Nearly 100,000 military veterans live in Montana and about 48,000 receive health care from the Department of Veteran Affairs.