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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.

Why is VA whistleblower retaliation continuing despite new protections?

Unfortunately, the new VA bill which was passed to add protections for whistleblowers has been largely feckless as retaliation continues against employees.

VA lawyer Flippin off of Higgins administrative investigation

CDN has learned that a key VA lawyer, Brad Flippin, has been removed from the case between Sean Higgins and the Memphis VA

Shulkin’s office investigates as Memphis VA scandal deepens

During the Memphis VA’s investigation of Higgins into purported workplace harassment the hospital placed a bogus restraining order into the investigative file. 

The Beckley Veterans Administration: One of the worst VA hospital’s?

The VAOIG report in his case was also a whitewash and Anderson said the VAOIG investigations never reflected the depth of the problem.

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