On Friday, May 15, NAVAPD president Dr. Samuel V. Spagnolo testified before the U.S. House Veterans' Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Health about recruiting, on-boaring, and retaining medical staff to treat veterans.
You may watch a recording of the hearingon C-SPAN here: Veterans Affairs Health Care Staffing
A print version of Dr. Spagnolo's official testimony is here: NAVAPD Testimony May 15 2015
The Washington Post covered the hearing here: VA’s ability to increase health professionals is ‘seriously fractured’
Modern Healthcare covered the story here: VA clinicians say bureaucratic barriers hinder hiring spree