VA Hospital Air-Handling Unit Repaired After FailureOfficials with the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System say their University Drive should be operating normally by Monday morning after an air-handling unit failure caused some problems over the weekend.
Pittsburgh VA Clears Up Backlog, Shortens Wait TimesCongress was shocked to learn that at a VA facility in Phoenix, Ariz. 1,700 veterans had languished on waiting lists – and some had died awaiting care.
Internal Reviews Find Human Error At VA Responsible For Legionnaires' OutbreakTwo internal reviews regarding the spread of Legionnaires’ Disease at Pittsburgh's VA facilities shows employees and staff may have been responsible for the deadly outbreak.
Exec. Over Pittsburgh VA Hospitals Retiring Nov. 1The director of the Veterans Affairs Healthcare region that includes Pittsburgh says he's retiring "with mixed emotions" - but made no specific mention of a deadly Legionnaires' outbreak that occurred on his watch.