VA Replaces Pittsburgh Hospital Network's Director The Department of Veterans Affairs has fired the director of the Pittsburgh VA Healthcare System a month after the department says internal investigators determine she committed unspecified "conduct unbecoming a senior executive."
Congressman Hopeful New VA Administrator Will Turn Things AroundLike so many teenagers in the ‘60s, Don Bowers went to Vietnam.
Conversations With Veterans: Howard Wasdin's Success Post Military LifeElite Navy SEAL sniper Howard Wasdin survived the infamous battle made famous in the hit movie “Black Hawk Down,” but medical retirement and coming home, presented him with challenges he never expected.
Obama Picks Ex-P&G Head To Lead Veterans Affairs President Barack Obama plans to nominate former Procter & Gamble executive Robert McDonald as the next Veterans Affairs secretary, as the White House seeks to shore up an agency beset by treatment delays and struggling to deal with an influx of new veterans returning from wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Outrage After 700 Local Veterans Kept On Waiting List, Shinseki ResignsTwo congressmen are criticizing the Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System for keeping nearly 700 veterans on a list for medical care, some for more than a year.
President Obama Addresses VA Hospital ScandalPresident Obama summoned Eric Shineski, the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, to the Oval Office to discuss the growing scandal inside the department's medical system.
VA Official Resigns After Testifying During Scandal VA Official resigns in wake of scandal
Congressman Wants VA To Rescind Staff BonusesRepublican U.S. Rep. Tim Murphy wants Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shineski to rescind more than $100,000 in bonuses given to VA leaders in the wake of a Legionnaire's disease outbreak at Pittsburgh's Veterans Affairs hospitals.
Veterans Officials Discuss Jobs, Benefits & Transitioning Into Civilian LifeChris Moore talked about veteran’s issues with several armed service officials.
Sen. Casey Calls For Federal Officials To Release VA Report To PublicSen. Bob Casey is calling for federal officials to release a report on the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at the VA Hospital in Pittsburgh.
Family To File Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Veterans AffairsThe family William Nicklas, 87, of Hampton Township, filed notice that they intend to file a wrongful death lawsuit against Veterans Affairs after his death at the VA’s Oakland facility on Nov. 23.
Sen. Casey Weighs In On Legionnaire's Disease Issues At VA Hospital