In Harm's Way: Inside VA Hospitals

Number 18576
Subject Medicine
Source Cleveland Plain Dealer
State Ohio
Year 2001
Publication Date Jan. 28 - 31
Summary The Cleveland Plain Dealer investigates veterans affairs hospitals nationwide. The series reveals that VA hospitals allow residents to treat or operate patients with the attending doctor available over phone. This way salaried VA doctors can use this arrangement to treat better paying private patients while on the VA clock.
Category FOIA Award - Finalist
Pages 60
Keywords Cleveland Plain Dealer;veterans affairs hospitals;VA hospitals;doctors;residents;medical care
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