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...Outlining the benefits of a $16 billion reform package he helped negotiate last month, Sen. Johnny Isakson told Augusta veterans they can expect more accountability. Chinese hackers stole information about patients from clinics and physicians...

Isakson touts VA overhaul as answer to Augusta's problems

...Outlining the benefits of a $16 billion reform package he helped negotiate last month, Sen. Johnny Isakson told Augusta veterans Tuesday they can expect more accountability, shorter waits and better health care at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical...

Ed Turner and Number 9 create 'musical time machine'

...Turner and his band members and augmented horn and string players under the direction of Symphony Orchestra of Augusta veterans Laura Tomlin and Rob Foster know what good showmanship is all about.You get your bang for your buck with Turner's...

Augusta VA reports more adverse incidents in care

...wait times for veterans initially showed that 26 Augusta veterans waited at least 90 days for an appointment and that...appointments.The latest figures released Thursday show 63 Augusta veterans now wait at least 90 days and only one new enrollee...

Documents show difference in pay for ex-chief at Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center

...The $15,000 boost in salary Stapleton received was enacted April 5, 2011, one month after the first of three Augusta veterans died while the hospital delayed more than 4,500 gastrointestinal procedures, the letter stated.According to another...

Augusta veteran fears disability benefits may be revoked

The VA has reopened Jesus Martinez's claim after 17 years and is "strongly encouraging" the Vietnam veteran to send any information and evidence in support of his disability.

Augusta veterans turn to Rep. John Barrow to get Veterans Affairs disability benefits

...repaired an abnormally large vein that had formed in the Augusta veteran's scrotum, but Grant, 69, now says the swelling...There are too many veterans getting the runaround."Augusta veteran Ollie Washington, 63, said he his working on his...

New PTSD report documents known lapses in veteran care

...memory that led to more than 35 years of post-traumatic stress from his short-lived service in the Air Force.The Augusta veteran has had nightmares and flashbacks of a head-on vehicle collision he witnessed outside the Upper Heyford Royal Air...

Augusta veterans to tour plants, get job info

Veterans with the Augusta Warrior Project will visit local manufacturing faciltiies Wednesday to learn about job opportunities.

Augusta veteran receives mortgage-free home

...Michael McKinney and his family have always lived with change and instability.That is, until Friday, when the Augusta veteran and his mother, Velma Folkes, a two-time cancer survivor, became the first people in Georgia to receive a mortgage-free...