TITLE

VA Has Taken Steps to Make Services Available to Women Veterans, but Needs to Revise Key Policies and Improve Oversight Processes

AUTHOR(S)
Williamson, Randall B.
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
GAO Reports;3/31/2010, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the provision of health care services to over 281,000 women veterans by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in 2008. It reveals that VA needs to revise policies and improve processes to make services available. It provides recommendations to better ensure that women veterans have access to health care services that meet their needs and to strengthen oversight of the services delivered to women veterans at VA facilities.
ACCESSION #
49049234

 

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