shrug-l: RE: WalterReed and the VA system

Tan, Yurong Yurong.Tan at
Tue Mar 13 12:02:33 EDT 2007

Many including myself have been confused by the recent scandal in Walter
Reed hospital, a hospital people often mistakenly associate it with the
VA system.  Here is a snap shot of a news article in the Boston Globe.
The complete news article can be found through the link below.

Best practices,
Unlike the Army's Walter Reed hospital, the VA hospital system is
ranked, by many measures, as the best in the country
By Drake Bennett | March 11, 2007

THE REPORTS OF squalor and neglect uncovered at Walter Reed Army Medical
Center have been vivid....

Yurong Tan, Ph.D., Program Analyst/GIS
PSSG - field unit of the Office of the ADUSH (Policy & Planning )
Department of Veterans Affairs
yurong.tan at
Tel:  352-374-6080 (x5382)
Fax: 352-374-6119
They all gave some and some gave all!

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