Government Matters (Full Show) – December 3, 2017
At the 2017 Annual AMSUS Conference, Francis sat down with Vice Admiral Raquel Bono, director of the Defense Health Agency and Thomas McCaffery, principal deputy assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs, to discuss how the Defense Department and Veterans Affairs department are collaborating on healthcare for soldiers and veterans.
Dr. Carolyn Clancy, executive-in-charge at the Veterans Health Administration, discusses the greatest challenges facing her agency when it comes to healthcare for veterans.
Capt. Eric Elster, professor of surgery and Art Kellerman, Dean of the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, and co-authors of “Out of the Crucible,” discuss the how the lessons learned in combat impact American medicine.