Report: Wait times falsified for 90 percent of Colorado Springs VA PTSD patients
KKTV 11 News
November 16, 2017
and in that report there was this,
Smothers went to Republican Sens. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin and Cory Gardner of Colorado, saying he had uncovered the unauthorized lists on spreadsheets in the VA computer system.They requested the investigation along with other members of Colorado’s congressional delegation, including Mike Coffman.“Putting veterans on secret waitlists is not acceptable. The VA should implement changes to provide the highest quality care for our veterans and hold wrongdoers accountable,” Johnson said in a statement.You can read more of that here
But whatever you read, consider the following.
Associated Press report: "Peake promised to "virtually eliminate" the current list of 69,000 veterans who have waited more than 30 days for an appointment to get VA medical care.