The VA is clearly broken—and our vets deserve answers. For years, we’ve heard from IAVA members that the VA is not delivering timely mental health care. This week, the VA’s own Inspector General confirmed it. What’s worse, the Inspector General found that the VA’s own records of wait times “had no real value.” Less than half of vets received a full evaluation within 14 days of seeking mental health care—despite VA claims that rate was 95 percent. [Six links and one embedded video in this article.]
Sign IAVA’s open letter to VA Secretary Shinseki demanding accountability for our nation’s veterans.
Watch a quick video from the Inspector General’s Senate hearing this week. Then add your name to IAVA’s open letter demanding answers from VA Secretary Shinseki.