Acting Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, Peter O'Rourke, has signed off on all 29 recommendations made by the task force looking at the future of the Manchester VA Medical Center. Those recommendations from the VA New Hampshire VISION 2025 Task Force include combining VA clinics in Somersworth and Portsmouth, establishing an ambulatory surgical center, improving mental health services, and increasing the number of beds at the VA's community living center. The full report is available here . The task force itself was formed after VA employees blew the whistle last year on alleged mismanagement that harmed patients. Dr. Ed Kois was the leader of the dozen whistleblowers. He says the Manchester VA has made significant improvements since...
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Acting VA Secretary OKs Recommendations for Manchester VA