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VA policy dictated that medical personnel wait for an ambulance rather than take the veteran to the emergency room themselves; it took 1/2 hour for the ambulance to arrive. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Veteran Dies In VA Hospital While Waiting For An Ambulance

Veteran collapsed in the Albuquerque VA hospital cafeteria, just 500 yards from the emergency room.

07/03/2014