Veterans Affairs Secretary Says No Privatization of VA on His Watch

In a recent op-ed, VA Secretary David Shulkin outlined his plan to improve health care for our nations’ veterans and declared that the “Community Care” option is not going to lead to privatization of the entire system.

“In order to restore the VA’s health, we must strengthen its ability to provide timely and high quality medical care while improving experiences and outcomes for veterans.

I believe the best way to achieve this goal is to build an integrated system that allows veterans to get the best health care possible, whether it comes from the VA or the private sector.”

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