The legal case of Army veteran Melba Saunders could benefit thousands of veterans who have had VA compensation claims for pain denied for lack of a medical diagnosis. Lawyers had long sought a case to use to fight coverage restrictions.
MHS Genesis still needs capabilities added, software kinks eliminated and design changes made to achieve optimal workflows for every medical specialty. But it will improve staff efficiency over time and has improved patient safety, according to users.
The night skies over Joint Base Lewis-McChord will be filled with the sounds of training ammunition and low-flying planes and helicopters Sunday-March 30, the base announced. The combat drills are for special operations soldiers.
A Tri-City property manager is one of eight who agreed to stop illegally refusing to rent to military veterans after a sting by the state attorney general. Two others from out of state are disputing the law.
A Joint Base Lewis-McChord soldier punched out his girlfriend, left her 6-month-old child on the side of the road and led police on a chase Tuesday night throughout Pierce County, according to Lakewood police.
Denial of care appeared to be part of an attempt by members of the Roseburg Veterans Administration Medical Center to limit the number of patients it admitted to the hospital in an effort to lift its quality-of-care ratings.