U.S. Senator Blumenthal calling on VA to get veterans necessary medical help

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Senator Richard Blumenthal is working to get veterans the medical attention they need.

Senator Blumenthal is calling on the VA to improve surgical conditions at the VA hospital in West Haven.

Related: Congresswoman DeLauro to call for gun violence research 

As things stand now, many operating rooms there aren’t being used because of issues involving the sterilizing of surgical equiptment. 

Sen. Blumenthal wants the VA secretary to speed up the process of establishing a new sterilization facility, which is up to five years away from happeing right now. 
    

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