Letter: Criticism undeserved

...threats have been thrown at the VA hospital system. I am a service-connected...funds necessary to improve all VA hospitals. By the way, my treatment at...Army 44 years ago.God bless all VA hospitals and God bless America.Joseph...

Bailey Alleen Peeler - Jacob Robert Velky

...late Mr. and Mrs. Sam Slade, Sr. Bailey received a PharmD degree from USC Columbia, and is employed by the Dorn VA Hospital in Columbia as a clinical pharmacist. The groom is the son of Dr. and Mrs. John Velky of North Augusta, S. C...

Medical center takes pride in improving health care for CSRA veterans

...veteran recently wrote on a satisfaction survey, "I wish I could be on (national) TV to tell how wonderful both VA hospitals are in Augusta."We recognize there are further opportunities to improve our customer satisfaction, and providing...

Be proud of VA staffers

...lie, awhile veterans die."I also am proud to assist. A 59-year-old Marine was in emergency care at an Augusta VA hospital with a stroke and associated heart problems, with a life expectancy of only a few days.The uninsurable Marine had...

Delays in evidence gathering slow VA medical records trial

...ensuring that more than 2,700 veterans awaiting approval for care outside the VA were properly handled.Personnel at all VA hospital were required to have all unresolved consults for outside medical care handled by May 1, 2014. Each case had to be...

Veterans find VA 'choice' care program has delays

...was designed to allow veterans who have waited more than 30 days for an appointment or live at least 40 miles from a VA hospital or clinic to get VA-paid care from a local doctor or specialist.But in the 10 months since the program started...

Veteran's wife files malpractice suit against Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center

...husband, Lional Allen, 51, who died Feb. 4. The lawsuit alleges that the medical treatment Allen received at the VA hospital was subpar. It names as the defendant the U.S. government.According to the lawsuit, Allen was diagnosed with...

Newton Eubanks

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Newton Eubanks entered into rest on Sunday, September 13, 2015 at Charlie Norwood VA Hospital Uptown. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. W. H. Mays Mortuary, 1221 James Brown Boulevard, Augusta, GA 30901 (706) 722-6401.

Mildred Force

...White and Company, as a receptionist at Georgia-Pacific Company, and then in Communications and Records at the VA Hospital. In 1996, she moved to Clairmont Place in Decatur to be near family. Midi was a long-time member of the Hill Baptist...

Calvin Simon

APPLING, Ga. - Mr. Calvin R. Simon, 90, Appling, GA, entered into rest Saturday, September 12, 2015, at VA Hospital, Augusta, GA. He had resided in Appling, Ga. for the last 11 years. Cal was a WWII Marine veteran serving in the...