John Cochran VA medical center
Chair of House Veterans Affairs Committee will join Rep. Carnahan
A medical center with a troubled past shows “signs of improvement.”
V.A. officials says their overall record of health care is good.
Long waits, phone hang-ups, and dirty restrooms among the complaints.
Akin says he is not impressed with the VA’s promise to reform after recent scandals involving dirty dental equipment, and improperly sterilized surgical equipment.
Working hard to regain confidence.
U.S. Representative Russ Carnahan is upset with what appears to be another problem with improperly sterilized items at the John Cochran V.A. Medical Center, and we hear from the man who coined the phrase “population bomb,” Professor Paul Ehrlich spoke with us about what he thinks is the next big threat to planet Earth.
Group’s president says recent inspection’s findings “not at all surprising.”
A top-to-bottom review of the entire facility called for.
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – U.S. Congressman Bob Filner calls it the “Applesauce Syndrome”. According to the California Democrat, it offers a better understanding of the larger problems plaguing the John Cochran VA Medical Center.