Two deaths at the VA Medical Center in West Palm Beach are being linked to delays in

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    Oh, no. :(

    What a mean thing for veterans who served this country with blood, sweat, and tears. I'm sorry to hear of it.
     
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    Oregon VA fatalities result in wrongful death payouts | OregonLive.com

    *In that time, CIR found the agency made wrongful death payments to nearly 1,000 grieving families, including 22 in Oregon, ranging from decorated Iraq War veterans who shot or hanged themselves after being turned away from mental health treatment, to Vietnam veterans whose cancerous tumors were identified but allowed to grow, to missed diagnoses, botched surgeries and fatal neglect of elderly veterans.
     

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