‘Putting Fear In Employees Is Still Going On,’ Says Hines VA Employee

Friday, November 6, 2015 || Originally Published: ABC 7 Chicago || By Chuck Goudie CHICAGO (WLS) | The mistreatment of veterans and retaliation against whistleblowers at the Hines Veterans Administration Hospital near Maywood will be the focus of a U.S. Senate hearing in Chicago on Friday. More than a year and a half ago, the dark side of the VA first came to light — veterans … Continue reading ‘Putting Fear In Employees Is Still Going On,’ Says Hines VA Employee

Allegations Of Secret Waiting Lists Rock Hines VA Hospital

Thursday, May 15, 2014  Originally Published: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 || Mitch Smith, The Chicago Tribune  Federal auditors visited the Edward Hines Jr. Veterans Affairs Hospital near Maywood on Wednesday amid allegations by a social worker that patients at Hines were kept on “secret waiting lists” so executives could collect bonuses linked to meeting standards for speedy treatment. Germaine Clarno, president of the American Federation … Continue reading Allegations Of Secret Waiting Lists Rock Hines VA Hospital