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Colorado Springs and El Paso County vow to declare "functional zero" for its homeless veteran population by the end of the year.
Heart surgeries and other similarly involved procedures are being postponed or patients are being referred to alternative health care providers at no additional cost.
Another $340 million in medical equipment, fixtures, furniture and staffing are part of the price tag, construction managers say.
Despite skyrocketing costs, Rep. Mike Coffman says the VA hospital in Aurora must be completed.
The Veterans Affairs administration will likely want more hard data before implementing large-scale programs, reports High Country News.
As the generation that served in World War II and Korea grows older, the demand on the Department of Veterans Affairs for end-of-life care is growing with them. Now, the VA is trying new ways to help.