The man who blew the whistle on patient scheduling problems at the Phoenix VA hospital, Dr. Sam Foote, says the agency needs to look at a partnership with the private sector to make urgent and emergency care readily available.
Monsoon season officially begins this weekend and the Burned Area Emergency Response team for Coconino National Forest is assessing how Monsoon season could affect the SLIDE Fire area and its local residents.
A nationwide review of more than 730 Veteran’s Affairs medical facilities was released on Monday. The audit showed that more than 57,000 veterans have been waiting at least 90 days to see a VA clinician.
Six-time Olympic gold medalist swimmer Amy Van Dyken severed her spine in an all-terrain vehicle accident over the weekend in Show Low, Ariz., and told emergency workers she could not move her toes or feel anything touching her legs.