Pulse Center for Patient Safety Education and Advocacy (CPSEA) is dedicated to raising awareness about patient safety through education, advocacy, and support.

We envision a world in which the patient's voice is heard and no one is harmed by healthcare.

VETERANS CARE & SAFETY


July 2015

A senior official at the Department of Veterans Affairs is warning Congress on Monday that it needs to fill a $3 billion        shortfall or risk shutting down VA hospitals in August.
 “It is essential that Congress pass legislation to provide the requested budget flexibility by the end of July 2015,”                Deputy Secretary Sloan Gibson wrote in a letter to lawmakers.


June 2015

 The Department of Veterans Affairs is at risk of shutting down an unspecified number of hospitals by August if                   Congress doesn't fill a $3 billion shortfall by the end of July, according to The Hill.