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VA Justification for Construction of Nursing Home Care Units at Amarillo, Texas, and Tucson, Arizona
HRD-85-80: Published: Aug 12, 1985. Publicly Released: Aug 12, 1985.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Veterans Administration's (VA) justification for the two nursing home care unit construction projects proposed in its fiscal year 1986 budget to determine whether: (1) VA adequately considered local needs and resources and less costly alternatives to new construction; and (2) VA planners followed the Medical District Initiated Program Planning...
VA Can Reduce Disability Payments by Ensuring That Veterans Receive Scheduled Reexaminations
HRD-84-14: Published: Dec 8, 1983. Publicly Released: Dec 8, 1983.
GAO reviewed Veterans Administration (VA) controls for ensuring that scheduled medical examinations for reevaluating veterans' disabilities are being held.GAO found that many scheduled reexaminations are not being held because regional office staff do not always place reexamination dates in the master record file. Consequently, VA is not always able to identify those veterans whose disabilities ar...