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Augusta VA Medical Center promotes interim chief of staff to permanent one

...administrator in the VA's Southeast network, will become the hospital's first permanent chief of staff since Michael Spencer resigned the position in May 2014 amid reports of treatment delays and preventable deaths in its gastrointestinal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-21/augusta-va-medical-cente
Augusta VA eyeing new administrative hires

...director in February, but has gone more than a year without a permanent chief of staff and associate director after Michael Spencer and Richard "Toby" Rose left the positions, respectively.Under Andrews' leadership, the Augusta VA announced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-06-25/augusta-va-eyeing-new-admini
Augusta VA facing similar struggles a year after cancer-related deaths

...Kostromin claimed the hospital's former associate director, Toby Rose, and chiefs of staff, Drs. Luke Stapleton and Michael Spencer, failed to schedule 4,580 primary-care referrals for endoscopies and "did nothing" to address the problem since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-25/augusta-va-facing-similar-st
Organizations link VA problems to staff shortages

...endoscopies.The Augusta VA continues to rebuild. It saw the voluntary resignations of two chiefs of staff: Dr. Michael Spencer earlier this year and Dr. Luke Stapleton in 2013.Executives at the Augusta VA said the hospital has 178 open positions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-07-12/organizations-link-va-proble
Positions tied to Augusta VA investigation under interim leadership

The Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center's chief of staff, Dr. Michael Spencer, and associate director, Richard "Toby" Rose, have voluntarily resigned from their positions for "personal reasons," the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-09/positions-tied-augusta-va-in
For the record

...both of AugustaJordan Riley Rohde, 21, of Brainerd, Minn., and Desire Darling White, 19, of GrovetownAndrew Michael Spencer, 27, and Elizabeth Hall Werner, 24, both of AugustaTravis Daniel Stewart, 26, and Annie Ruth Hynan, 25, both...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-05-29/record
House targets VA bonuses in new bill

...began to surface, the VA awarded $2,000 each to four Augusta executives, including former chief of staff, Dr. Michael Spencer; head of nursing services, Michelle Cox-Henley; and assistant and associate directors, Richard "Toby" Rose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-14/house-targets-va-bonuses
Top stories of 2014: New chief of staff at Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center expected to be hired by January

...verbal warning, according to officials within the VA's Central Office earlier this year. His successor, Dr. Michael Spencer, left to become chief of staff for education and affiliations in June, about the same time former Associate Director...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-23/new-chief-staff-charlie-norw
Augusta VA chief of staff remains on payroll after resignation

...Affairs Eric Shinseki to request a copy of all minutes from meetings involving Stapleton, current Chief of Staff Dr. Michael Spencer and Associate Director Richard "Toby" Rose.The request came four months after the committee asked for a copy of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-03-11/augusta-va-chief-staff-remai
VA legislation gaining ground in Georgia, senator says

...clinic.Additionally, the hospital's past three chiefs of staff ? Drs. Thomas Kiernan, Luke Stapleton and Michael Spencer ? received $17,000 in performance pay in eight years despite cases of improperly sterilized equipment, delayed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-10-16/va-legislation-gaining-g