Ohio VA clinic amid 75 with highest care-delay percentages

April 10, 2015 2:04 AM

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A Veterans Affairs medical facility in rural southern Ohio was among 75 VA clinics and hospitals across the country with the highest percentage of patients waiting more than a month for care.

An Associated Press review of VA data on wait times for 940 of the department's facilities shows the Portsmouth VA Clinic led the state with nearly 5.7 percent of its appointments delayed past the VA's goal for seeing patients within 30 days. That's about double the national average of 2.8 percent o...

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