Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs Sloan Gibson speaks to staff members of the Washington, D.C. VA Medical Center during a June 18 visit. (VA photo/Robert Turtil)
Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs Sloan D. Gibson today directed all VA Medical Center and Health Care System directors to conduct monthly in-person reviews of scheduling practices in every clinic within their jurisdiction.
“Our top priority is getting Veterans off of wait lists and into clinics,” said Acting Secretary Gibson. “Veterans must trust their health care system, and these reviews are an important step towards restoring integrity in all our scheduling activities.”
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