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VA proposes to punish 6 healthcare workers in Wyoming and Colorado
VA proposes to punish 6 healthcare workers in Wyoming and Colorado

Hours after the Senate unanimously confirmed President Obama’s choice to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs on Tuesday, the agency announced that it was proposing disciplinary action against six employees at VA healthcare facilities in Cheyenne, Wyo., and Fort Collins, Colo. Acting VA Secretary Sloan Gibson said the actions were part of the agency’s effort to rebuild trust with veterans after an internal audit found that veterans had to wait months for medical appointments and that VA medical centers were covering up the delays. Based on a review by the department's inspector general and other internal investigations, the VA said disciplinary actions would be sought...

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