VA

Abbie Bennett
July 28, 2020 - 7:29 am
The number of patients dying because of complications of the coronavirus at the Department of Veterans Affairs continues to grow. More than 2,000 people have died since March.
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Abbie Bennett
July 14, 2020 - 10:56 am
Former Veterans Affairs staffer Reta Mays was charged with seven counts of second-degree murder for injecting veteran patients with lethal doses of insulin at the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center in Clarksburg, West Virginia.
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Abbie Bennett
July 14, 2020 - 8:38 am
In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Department of Veterans Affairs is suspending its pause on some debt collection from veterans through the end of this year.
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Abbie Bennett
July 10, 2020 - 12:07 pm
A top Department of Veterans Affairs executive improperly steered a $5 million contract to his personal friends, a federal watchdog said in a report released this week.
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Abbie Bennett
June 18, 2020 - 2:52 pm
A Department of Veterans Affairs respiratory therapist is accused of stealing COVID-19 medical supplies and selling them on eBay, according to the Justice Department. See the details.
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KMBZ News Staff
October 02, 2018 - 2:10 pm
Kansas City, MO - Jason Kander has pulled out of the mayor's race in Kansas City, saying he's seeking treatment at the Kansas City VA Hospital for PTSD and depression. He wrote a post on Facebook saying he's been battling the disease for years, and realized that it was only getting worse. Kander is...
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Cerner
June 05, 2017 - 1:48 pm
Kansas City, MO - The Cerner Corporation, a health information tech company based in Kansas City, has landed a fast-track contract with the Veterans Affairs Department to develop a system to modernize and streamline patient record-keeping at VA facilities around the world. VA Secretary David...
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