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Report details problems at Columbia VA hospital

COLUMBIA - Recent problems at the Department of Veterans Affairs hospital in Columbia range from issues with scheduling surgical procedures to operating rooms not always being stocked with backup surgical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-07/report-details-problems-
VA faces lawsuit over HIV case

...MIAMI --- A South Florida veteran who says he contracted HIV during an endoscopic colonoscopy at a Miami Department of Veterans Affairs hospital said Tuesday that he will sue the federal government. Army veteran Juan Rivera, 55, says he contracted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/19/met_544905.shtml
Metro
Advocate fights to improve Harrisburg community

...gain." Mr. Crawford moved to Harrisburg in 2001 to be close to the spinal cord unit at the downtown Department of Veterans Affairs hospital. A tech whiz, he has five computers hooked up in his house and bookshelves packed with political- and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/23/met_512395.shtml
Metro | Master Plan | Kroc Center
Officials tour hospitals

...Medical Center at Fort Gordon, the Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors Hospital, and the Uptown Department of Veterans Affairs Hospital on Wrightsboro Road. After holding a news conference at the historic Signer's Monument in downtown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/04/met_134643.shtml
Metro
Versatility has marked Augustan's varied life

...he said. After Mr. Jones left the service, he worked as a technician and nursing assistant for the Department of Veterans Affairs Hospital for 30 years. "We saw people before anyone else did," he said. "You had to be able to do some of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/28/ric_133850.shtml
Richmond Neighbors
Rants and raves

...department. People need to get vocal about this and demand changes. RANT TO THE IMPATIENT patient at the Department of Veterans Affairs hospital. Twenty years ago, you packed a lunch and spent the day. So things have improved. As far as the service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2007-03-13/rants-and-raves
Metro | Rants and raves
Lawmakers ask university about VA hospital proposal

...question that is most often asked of me by veterans and their dependents is simply, 'Will it remain a Department of Veterans Affairs hospital?' " said Clarence McGee, a former commander of the South Carolina Department of the American Legion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/28/met_7044.shtml
Metro
Hospitals, health care providers move toward 'paperless' age

...apt to object. The software must, of course, be reliable and handled with care. A new system at a Department of Veterans Affairs' hospital in Tampa, Fla., was plagued by troubles that delayed surgeries and sparked congressional probes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/09/liv_424750.shtml
Life & style
Shooting reveals gun control holes

...committal happened in Georgia after April 1995 - when probate courts began reporting them to the GBI - or at a Department of Veterans Affairs hospital, it isn't likely to appear, said Chuck Severs, assistant director of security for the center. That...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/25/met_308832.shtml
Metro
Ramblin' Rhodes: And the band plays on ...

...North Augusta. She told me that her 83-year-old father, Harold Baker, had died on Nov. 16 in a Department of Veterans Affairs hospital in Baltimore, leaving behind his wife, Catherine Baker of Thomson; four daughters; a stepson; a stepdaughter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/05/ent_255199.shtml
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