VA report includes Cheyenne on investigation into manipulation of medical appointment wait times

(Cheyenne, Wyo.) - National reports state that the local Veterans Affairs facility was part of an investigation following an audit that found potential scheduling manipulation from 2011 to mid-2013. The VA Inspector General found workers manipulated appointment scheduling, making it appear that veterans waiting for a medical appointments waited no more than the 14-day wait limit. A new appointment goal of 30 days has since been implemented to avoid a repeat of this sort of misconduct, according to VA reports. *Feature photo: YouTube /Pitchengine Communities*#shortgo #news