VA Sec. Wilkie: A breakthrough in health care for veterans is coming in June

Robert Wilkie, who is nominated to be the next secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), vowed to resist any efforts to privatize the nation’s largest health care system during his confirmation hearing June 27 before the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.

Wilkie’s main task in the coming months will be carrying out a newly signed law to ease access to private health providers. That law gives the VA secretary wide authority to decide when veterans can bypass the VA, based on whether they receive "quality" care, but the program could face escalating costs.

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The Department of Veterans. health care in four years on Thursday, with Secretary Robert Wilkie hailing the changes as "putting veterans at the center of their care." Provisions of the VA Mission.

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"We’re building a mental health center here, and that’s in the works for Fayetteville VA," Wilkie said. "That shows you our commitment to taking care of our veterans."

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On June 6, the MISSION Act will enable VA to consolidate the department’s community care efforts into a single, simple-to-use program that will empower veterans with the ability to choose the.

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Veterans VA secretary’s health care fight could affect the department for decades to come. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie sits down with Military Times to talk about coming.

Wilkie. the coming months will be carrying out a newly signed law to ease access to private health providers. That law gives the VA secretary wide authority to decide when veterans can bypass the.

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