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McDonald: Hiring thousands of new VA clinicians will be difficult

AMSUS SmartBrief | Sep 10, 2014

Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said on Monday that it will be difficult to find and hire the tens of thousands of physicians and other health care professionals needed to reduce VA wait times and improve care. He also said the VA would simplify the department's hierarchical structure, continue removing benchmarks that unintentionally affected data on waiting times and embrace a culture that welcomes constructive dissent. New York Times (tiered subscription model), The (09/09)


New PTSD diagnostic standards might leave some vets out in the cold

AMSUS SmartBrief | Aug 20, 2014

Experts say smaller military hospitals provide substandard care

AMSUS SmartBrief | Sep 03, 2014

U.S. military testing helmet prototypes for TBI protection

AMSUS SmartBrief | Sep 03, 2014

U.S. role to expand in fighting Ebola outbreak

AMSUS SmartBrief | Sep 17, 2014

VA referrals to non-VA doctors up 25%, McDonald says

AMSUS SmartBrief | Aug 20, 2014

DOD gears up for EHR modernization program

AMSUS SmartBrief | Aug 27, 2014

VA seeks to rebuild image by recruiting more health care personnel

AMSUS SmartBrief | Sep 03, 2014

Tricare coverage will include 35 genetic tests beginning in Sept.

AMSUS SmartBrief | Aug 20, 2014

McDonald outlines initiatives for improving VA care

AMSUS SmartBrief | Sep 17, 2014


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