VA and Walter Reed Are Two Separate Systems The Veterans Affairs health-care system and Walter Reed Army Medical Center have recently come under scrutiny for substandard care. But they are two different systems: One is run by the Department of Defense and one is run by the Department of Veterans Affairs.

VA and Walter Reed Are Two Separate Systems

VA and Walter Reed Are Two Separate Systems

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The Veterans Affairs health-care system and Walter Reed Army Medical Center have recently come under scrutiny for substandard care. But they are two different systems: One is run by the Department of Defense and one is run by the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Bobby Muller, the President of Veterans for America, talks about the bureaucracy a wounded veteran faces trying to navigate the two systems.