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Department of Veterans Affairs: Thousands waiting months for doctors appointments

The study looked at 731 hospitals and outpatient

The study looked at 731 hospitals and outpatient clinics. Some were found to falsify appointment schedules to make patients waits appear shorter. (June 9, 2014 10:27 PM)

Tens of thousands of veterans are waiting months for doctors appointments, according to a recent report by the Department of Veterans Affairs.

The study looked at 731 hospitals and outpatient clinics. Some were found to falsify appointment schedules to make patients' waits appear shorter.

The VA in Northport was part of the investigation. Joe Sledge, with the Northport VA, says their...

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