If you or a loved one has been injured due to negligence at a VA medical facility or military installation, the way to obtain full and fair compensation for the injury is different than a civilian personal injury or medical malpractice claim.
The unusual story begins up on a roof. That is where former Coast Guard officer and National Guardsman Timothy Kuncl was in late 2011 to hang strings of Christmas lights. Unfortunately, he slipped and fell to a concrete driveway below, shattering his lower right tibia.
Two years ago, San Antonio media was filled with stories about substandard care and treatment of veterans at a VA hospital in Arizona. Leadership changes at the Department of Veterans Affairs followed the public outcry, but now a whistleblower says that despite all the attention and the changes, patient care at the VA facility has not improved.