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Phoenix VA: ousted exec keeps
salary while on leave

Arizona Republic [Phoenix,AZ], by Craig Harris

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Posted By:Fiesta del sol, 6/20/2014 6:08:00 PM

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs disclosed Friday during a congressional hearing that Sharon Helman, the former Phoenix VA Health Care System administrator placed on leave last month amid a patient-care scandal, continues to receive her full salary — roughly $170,000 annually. The VA has acknowledged her facility manipulated patient wait-time records to trigger bonuses. The U.S. House Veterans´ Affairs Committee on Friday examined how the VA awards bonuses and whether the criteria used to grant them reward executives who engage in bad behavior or create incentives to falsify information. The VA also provided records showing the majority of its

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Enough is enough. This lady is on paid vacation even though she has blood on her hands.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Norgay, 6/20/2014 8:24:29 PM     (No. 9894090)

And I am sure that she will keep her fat retirement that she built on the backs of the dead veterans.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: KTWO, 6/20/2014 10:00:57 PM     (No. 9894150)

I wonder if she keeps her credit card and can turn in expense reports while on leave.



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Reply 3 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 6/21/2014 12:12:57 AM     (No. 9894235)

The "audacity" of it all.

Let these criminals sit in jail while deciding what to do. Veterans died.

Take back their salaries, pensions, and bonuses; give it to the grieving families.

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