Politics & Government

May 31, 2014 3:54 PM

Some at VA were ‘gaming’ patient wait times as far back as 2007

WASHINGTON (AP) – The report this week confirming that 1,700 veterans were “at risk of being lost or forgotten” at a Phoenix hospital was hardly the first independent review that documented long wait times for some patients seeking health care from the Department of Veterans Affairs and inaccurate records that understated the depth of the problem.

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