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Walt Dannenberg, associate director of the VA Palo Alto Health Care System, speaks at the Morning Forum of Los Altos about efforts to streamline the VA system to better serve veterans.
Walt Dannenberg, associate director of the VA Palo Alto Health Care System, highlighted the plight of veterans in his presentation on “The Transformation of Health Care with a Veteran-Centered Focus” at the Morning Forum of Los Altos March 1.
According to Dannenberg, the mission statement of the VA dates back to Abraham Lincoln, and the secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs reports directly to the president of the United States. The mission of the VA is to provide comprehensive care and services to veterans and their families, and to serve those who served.