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David Shulkin: VA will not be privatized on our watch - The Commercial AppealDavid Shulkin: VA will not be privatized on our watch - The Commercial Appeal
As a physician, my professional assessment is that the Department of Veteran Affairs has made significant progress over the past six months — but it still requires intensive care. In order to restore the VA's health, we must strengthen its ability to ...
 
VA Secretary: My Only Clinical Priority Is Decreasing Vet Suicides - The Daily CallerVA Secretary: My Only Clinical Priority Is Decreasing Vet Suicides - The Daily Caller
Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin said in an address Monday morning that his only clinical priority at the moment is making sure the veteran suicide rate drops. “The last priority and really my only clinical priority that I talk ...
 
Trump's VA Secretary Is Off to a Fast Start - National ReviewTrump's VA Secretary Is Off to a Fast Start - National Review
Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin, probably the most unlikely member of Trump's cabinet, is off to a quick start. Shulkin served as undersecretary of health at the VA during the last two years of the Obama administration, and didn't have a ...
 
Dr. David Shulkin aims to improve healthcare for military veterans - Local 10Dr. David Shulkin aims to improve healthcare for military veterans - Local 10
Dr. David Shulkin said he is most haunted by the estimated 20 veterans nationwide who are committing suicide every day. His father served as a U.S. Army psychiatrist. "These issues around mental health, I know how much they can impact not only the life ...
 
VA secretary expands probe of embattled Manchester, NH, hospital - The Boston GlobeVA secretary expands probe of embattled Manchester, NH, hospital - The Boston Globe
Secretary of Veterans Affairs David J. Shulkin also agreed to meet the state's congressional delegation at the hospital Aug. 4, where he will brief them on any preliminary findings of investigations that have been going on since the Globe reported ...
 
'Historic preservation' blocks VA bid to save millions, help more vets - Washington Examiner'Historic preservation' blocks VA bid to save millions, help more vets - Washington Examiner
VA Secretary David J. Shulkin said the agency owns thousands of buildings from the Revolutionary War, Civil War, World War I, and World War II, many vacant and under historical preservation status. Citing 100 buildings that are from the Civil War and ...
 
Sec. David Shulkin talks urgency to fix the VA system - Fox NewsSec. David Shulkin talks urgency to fix the VA system - Fox News
DAVID SHULKIN, U.S. SECRETARY OF VETERANS AFFAIRS: Nice to be here. CAVUTO: We live in an age where we're so cynical, I guess, about the government's ability to move on anything, that your pretty torrid pace is remarkable, the efforts you have ...
 
Trump promises huge increase in private sector care for veterans - NavyTimes.comTrump promises huge increase in private sector care for veterans - NavyTimes.com
VA Secretary David Shulkin has repeatedly pushed back against concerns that those moves amount to a dismantling of the department, and promising lawmakers repeatedly that both he and Trump aren't working on a large-scale shift of taxpayer funds ...
 
Congress and its $2 billion management failure - Washington ExaminerCongress and its $2 billion management failure - Washington Examiner
In June, VA Secretary David Shulkin warned that the Veterans Choice Program, which lets veterans access healthcare outside the VA system, was going to run out of money soon. But instead of asking for more money, Shulkin said the VA had all the money it ...
 
VA Chief David Shulkin: Trump Style 'Quicker, More Decisive' - NewsmaxVA Chief David Shulkin: Trump Style 'Quicker, More Decisive' - Newsmax
Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin praised President Donald Trump for taking quick action to improve the VA, the Washington Examiner reported. Shulkin, who served as President Barack Obama's undersecretary for health at the VA, was asked by the ...