I am a service connected veteran, 20 years an airborne Ranger my back is held together with titanium been seeing the VA here in NC Salisbury and Kernersville and have had out standing care. Just find the VA to reduce turnover with the doctors I have been so lucky. My full Benefits in a very Quickly to prevent losing my house. I relied on my county reps as they kept pushing and the right folks and went from 95% too 100% in like 3 months takes care of all my medical needs. Leave the VA alone just pay them so they can be competitive!!!