Deputy director of claims for the American Legion’s national office Zachary Hearn says the Saint Louis crisis center helped about 175 veterans get medical appointments or file disability claims during the week.
Former Head of Psychiatry at the John Cochran Medical Center Dr. Jose Mathews testified before the Veterans Affairs Committee last night.
A St. Charles County woman has been charged in federal court with cashing her dead mother’s checks from the federal Department of Veterans Affairs for eight years.
The VA on Monday released details of an audit of 731 VA hospitals and outpatient clinics.
Administrators were using the secret lists to disguise the real wait time for a veteran to receive medical care.
The Veterans Administration medical center at Jefferson Barracks is under fire from a woman who says her relative was kept in a room brimming with trash and filth.
As hearings on the VA scandals continue in Washington, the Missouri senator is responding to calls to add more staff to handle the influx of new veterans.
A family says their son, an Iraq War veteran who was killed during a police standoff over Memorial Day weekend, was denied mental care from the Kansas City VA Medical Center.
Missouri Senator Roy Blunt says he asked officials at the John Cochran VA Medical Center point-blank about a whistleblower’s allegations of delays in mental health treatment and doctors slacking off.
On Memorial Day, local military veterans also had the opportunity to discuss the current VA health care scandal with friends and former comrades.