Feedback Split at Second VA Town Hall

MEDFORD, Ore. — Thursday the White City VA facility held it’s second town hall. Just over two months ago, the first town hall left some veterans frustrated. Many say they felt silenced when they were told they could not speak to the media without the proper signed forms. After the first meeting we asked the … Continue reading »

Officials Censor White City VA Town Hall

WHITE CITY, Ore. – The town halls were designed to give veterans the opportunity to stand up to a panel and voice whatever questions or frustrations they have with their local Veterans Affairs facilities. “They come back my cousin committed suicide a year ago and he was a veteran. A young boy at that. You … Continue reading »

Town Hall for Veterans Healthcare

MEDFORD, Ore. — A town hall put on by the American Legion will be held Monday night at 7:00 p.m. at the Jackson County Roads and Parks auditorium. The meeting is open to the public and veterans are encouraged to attend and share their experiences with the VA delays in medical care or benefit claims … Continue reading »

FBI Investigating VA Facilities

(CNN) — The Federal Bureau of Investigations is now involved in the investigation into allegations of excessive wait times at Veterans Affairs facilities. The Justice Department asked the FBI to help review key documents, according to law enforcement officials. This is the first involvement by the FBI in the review being led by the VA … Continue reading »

VA Releases Nationwide Audit Information

(CNN) — Today, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released the results from its Nationwide Access Audit, along with facility level patient access data, medical center quality data, and mental health provider survey data, for all Veterans health facilities. The VA’s have been under the microscope since the “secret waiting” list cover-ups, as well as … Continue reading »