V.A. Hospitals comply to federal request

The V.A. Medical Center in Leeds, Massachusetts is complying with a request from the U.S.Department of Veteran’s Affairs to report on the conditions of its facilities. The order was made to V.A. hospitals nation wide after reports of substandard conditions at Walter Reed Medical Center in Washington, D.C., caused widespread outrage and the resignation of several high ranking army officials. Mary Rodowicz is from the Leed’s V.A.

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Rodowitz was not able to release any details from their report. 1,400 V.A. hospitals must submit reports by Wednesday.