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View Diary: Inspector General's interim report confirms long delays for patients at Phoenix VA hospital (36 comments)

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  •  If people have to wait this long... (6+ / 0-)
    the OIG's review found the average wait for these 226 veterans was actually more than four times as long—115 days—with about 84 percent waiting more than 14 days.
    wouldn't that simply suggest a severe shortage of doctors? It doesn't matter how much better you make the scheduling technology if there simply aren't enough appointment slots.
    Or what am I missing?

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