Program abuses (1 - 1 of 1 item) in Past Year
VA Health Care: Actions Needed to Improve Access to Primary Care for Newly Enrolled Veterans
GAO-16-562T: Published: Apr 19, 2016. Publicly Released: Apr 19, 2016.
GAO found that not all newly enrolled veterans were able to access primary care from the Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) Veterans Health Administration (VHA), and others experienced wide variation in the amount of time they waited for care. Sixty of the 180 newly enrolled veterans in GAO's review had not been seen by providers at the time of the review; nearly half were unable to access prima...