VA case irks Turner; legislators request independent study

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VA case irks Turner; legislators request independent study

Dayton Daily News – DAYTON — U.S. Rep. Mike Turner, R-Centerville, at a press conference Monday “reiterated his outrage” over infection control lapses that may have led to nine patients potentially contracting hepatitis B and hepatitis C at the Dayton VA Medical Center’s dental clinic.

Turner on Monday criticized VA officials for taking so long to go public about the investigation.

Turner and U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman want officials with the Greater Dayton Area Hospital Association to independently review the VA investigation and suggest ways to improve medical care at the clinic.

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