In a report that objectively could be described as vague and peppered with contradictions, four staff members at an Oklahoma Department of Veterans Affairs (ODVA) have quit following a recently death of an in-care patient found with maggots in a wound prior to his demise. Continue reading “Veteran healthcare nightmare continues: Dead vet found with maggots in wound”
They may not be The Grinch and this may not be Christmastide, and it’s also highly doubtful that many children in Southeastern Pennsylvania are having visions of broccoli or erasers dancing in their heads. But as reported by both the Washington Free Beacon and The Blaze news portal on Oct. 29, 2014, at least one federal office in the Philadelphia area has issued the offiziell verboten notification to all employees regarding candy and other sweets that might have been distributed to die Kinder this upcoming Halloween.
As the furor and subsequent investigation of accusations that at least four different Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical facilities have purposefully “cooked the books” which may have resulted in the needless deaths of dozens of vets nationwide continues to grow, the head man at the VA has vented his anger, but gives no sign he’ll be stepping down. As reported by CNN on May 16, 2014, the Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, General Eric Shinseki, US Army (Retired) has admitted publicly that he’s “mad as hell” over the growing number of accusations that certain VA medical facilities have juggled patient’s medical schedules that may have led to the needless deaths of at least 40 of those they were to help.
In the wake of an ever-burgeoning “wait for them to die” scandal within the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), the heavy hitters in the Obama Administration have made their priorities known; specifically, while accusations swirl of purposeful lack of medical attention to vets have resulted in needless deaths, the head honcho himself for the Department of Defense (DoD)greased the skids for a convicted turncoat to receive a taxpayer subsidized sex change operation. As reported on May 14, 2014 by both the Toronto, Canada-based The Globe and Mail and also the USA TODAY news portal, convicted renegade soldier Bradley Manning could soon be transferred to a civilian hospital on the orders the Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, according to two Pentagon officials speaking on grounds of anonymity.