VA Secretary Confirms Florida Hospital Investigation
Monday, June 30
(Gainesville, FL) -- With two deaths attributed to delays at Florida's Malcom Randall VA Hospital, the facility is now under a federal investigation.
Acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Sloan Gibson came to Gainesville Thursday to say he's pushing for change. That includes contacting thousands of local veterans who were on wait lists and extending working hours to weekends. Malcom Randall VA Hospital has been criticized for having some of the worst wait times in the country.
Acting VA Secretary Sloan Gibson confirms there is an investigation.
Acting VA Secretary Sloan Gibson says some action has already been taken.
The acting Veterans Affairs secretary was in Gainesville yesterday, saying he expects to see change at Malcom Randall VA Hospital.