V.A. Patients NPR's David Welna reports on complaints among military veterans that the government is not providing the medical care it promised them when it sent them off to war. Veterans are protesting cutbacks in funding for Veterans Administration hospitals and the redistribution of some funds to southern retirement destinations and away from northern states. The V.A. says some of the changes reflect a shift to community-based out-patient treatment.
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V.A. Patients

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NPR's David Welna reports on complaints among military veterans that the government is not providing the medical care it promised them when it sent them off to war. Veterans are protesting cutbacks in funding for Veterans Administration hospitals and the redistribution of some funds to southern retirement destinations and away from northern states. The V.A. says some of the changes reflect a shift to community-based out-patient treatment.