Health services administration (71 - 73 of 73 items)
The Congress Should Mandate Formation of a Military-VA-Civilian Contingency Hospital System
HRD-80-76: Published: Jun 26, 1980. Publicly Released: Jun 26, 1980.
In response to a request, GAO reviewed the Department of Defense's (DOD) plans to use nonmilitary hospitals to treat battlefield casualties in the event of war or conflict, and discussed the need for developing a contingency hospital system consisting of DOD, the Veterans Administration (VA), and civilian medical resources. The primary emphasis is that the VA role should be greater than currently...
VA's Pharmacy Services to Nonhospitalized Veterans
HRD-79-109: Published: Aug 9, 1979. Publicly Released: Aug 9, 1979.
In a 1977 report to the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs, the Veterans Administration (VA) opposed proposed legislation concerning changes in pharmacy service to nonhospitalized veterans, because its method of dispensing drugs to these patients was satisfactory and economical, and the enactment of this legislation would increase the cost of providing such drugs and medicines over a 5-year per...
Assessment of Information Needs for Veterans Administration, Department of Medicine and Surgery
PAD-79-8: Published: Feb 27, 1979. Publicly Released: Feb 27, 1979.
The Veterans Administration (VA) medical care programs are significant because of the size of their appropriations and the very large numbers of patients treated. This Information Requirements Document contains recommendations for revising the display of budget and program information concerning the programs and activities funded through the medical care appropriation account and three related acc...