The Bruce W. Carter VA Medical Center in Miami cares for about 58,000 patients a year and serves Broward, Miami-Dade and Monroe counties. On Wednesday, the U.S. Office of Special Counsel said the Miami VAMC was slow to use the latest generation HIV testing and that administrators ignored a whistleblower’s complaints — allegations that were not substantiated by a Department of Veterans Affairs investigation. The OSC called the VA’s investigative report “unreasonable.”
The Bruce W. Carter VA Medical Center in Miami cares for about 58,000 patients a year and serves Broward, Miami-Dade and Monroe counties. On Wednesday, the U.S. Office of Special Counsel said the Miami VAMC was slow to use the latest generation HIV testing and that administrators ignored a whistleblower’s complaints — allegations that were not substantiated by a Department of Veterans Affairs investigation. The OSC called the VA’s investigative report “unreasonable.” Roberto Koltun The Miami Herald
The Bruce W. Carter VA Medical Center in Miami cares for about 58,000 patients a year and serves Broward, Miami-Dade and Monroe counties. On Wednesday, the U.S. Office of Special Counsel said the Miami VAMC was slow to use the latest generation HIV testing and that administrators ignored a whistleblower’s complaints — allegations that were not substantiated by a Department of Veterans Affairs investigation. The OSC called the VA’s investigative report “unreasonable.” Roberto Koltun The Miami Herald

Miami VA investigation finds discrepancies in veteran HIV tests — some were positive

February 28, 2018 08:01 PM