Shaping the Future: Consolidating and Improving VA Community Care, Hearing Before the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, First Session, March 7, 2017   [open pdf - 731KB]

This is the March 7, 2017 hearing on "Shaping the Future: Consolidating and Improving VA [Department of Veterans Affairs] Community Care" held before the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs. From the opening statement of Timothy J. Walz: "One of this Committee's highest priorities is to ensure that veterans receive the highest quality health care in a timeline mannerin a safe environment, this includes care at the VA medical facilities and through community health care providers. I think we can all agree that care in the community must be utilized so that veterans do not have to wait too long or travel too far to receive care. However, from listening to our veterans and constituents who are still waiting too long to receive care, we need to make some changes to the Choice Program." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: John McCain, David J. Shulkin, Baligh Yehia, Michael J. Missal, and Randy Williamson.

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Serial No. 115-5
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