After State Of The VA Speech, Prognosis Remains Grim

Teaser Image: 

Phoenix VA hospital

Summary: 

In June, Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin gave the annual State of the VA speech and the prognosis for the department remained grim. One in 10 time-sensitive appointments are not being booked within recommended time frames; computer and inventory systems are woefully out-of-date; $2.6 billion in major construction needed on hospitals and clinics — and that’s just the beginning.

Program: 

The Show

Air Date: 

Friday, November 10, 2017