Bad data and poor system controls are compounding the backlog problems at the Department of Veterans Affairs, according to a new VA Office of Inspector General audit.

The audit substantiates allegations by whistleblowers that 867,000 records were marked as pending and that 47,000 veterans died while awaiting care.

Register or login for access to this item and much more

All Health Data Management content is archived after seven days.

Community members receive:
  • All recent and archived articles
  • Conference offers and updates
  • A full menu of enewsletter options
  • Web seminars, white papers, ebooks

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access