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The illegally accessed medical records of VA whistleblower

The Whistleblower disclosures to the Office of Special Counsel have set off a chain of events which have allegedly put the VA hospital at Altoona into chaos.

Memphis VA whistleblower cries foul: Shulkin whitewashes investigation

Memphis VA whistleblower, Sean Higgins, says the hospital allegedly not only placed a bogus restraining order in his file but also failed to get an order before then.

VA OIG report finds more problems at Altoona VA Medical Center

A new VA Office of Inspector General (VAOIG) report finds nine ongoing, and serious, deficiencies at Altoona VA Medical Center.

Understanding what ‘Whistleblower RICO’ is

RICO stands for Racketeer Influenced Corrupt Organizations Act. It was originally designed to go after the Mafia but has evolved as an effective tool against any criminal enterprise.

New VA policy appears triggered by Memphis – Lowe case

WASHINGTON, August 14, 2017 — The Veterans Administration has a new human resources policy. A recently terminated Memphis VA employee and whistleblower says it...

White House now involved in Beckley VA investigation

Whistleblowers continue to report the Beckley Veterans Administration hospital. The White House is now listening.

Alleged whistleblower retaliation continues at Beckley VA

Martin reported to the OSC that “pharmacists routinely and improperly reject providers prescriptions in favor of less expensive medications.”

FOIA request in No. Carolina custody battle draws national interest

The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) allows anyone in the public the power to demand records from any public agency. But that does not mean they will respond.

A new Chief of Staff announced at the Altoona Veterans Admission

The hospital has gone through another carousel at the top. Since their longtime medical director, William Mills, was moved to the Memphis VA in 2016, the hospital has gone through a series of interim directors

Phoenix VA Whistleblower to staff new watchdog office

Brandon Coleman, a whistleblower at the notorious Phoenix VA Medical Center, announced he was offered and accepted a role in the new office.

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