VA Call Center Workers Say Time Limits Short-Change Veterans

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Employees told 13 NEWS they’re instructed to limit calls with veterans to 5 minutes and 57 seconds. Call center employees say that’s not enough time to talk with veterans about issues ranging from.

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VASNHS Call Center. VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System (VSNHS) is quickly becoming the success story we thought it would. Enrollment has grown quickly each year. One of the things the VASNHS is improving is the large call volumes in our telephone call center.

Fayetteville VA Medical Center now has a "one stop" Call Center to provide exceptional customer service to Veterans and their families. If you would like to speak to one of our trained Call Center staff to schedule/cancel appointments, renew or refill medications or to contact your primary care team, please give us a call at (910) 488-2120 Ext. 7816 or 1 (800) 771-6106 Ext. 7816 during our.

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At the same time. my face and say, What’s to lose?’ ” he said. As the program geared up, millions of brochures went into the mail. A call center began fielding questions from curious veterans.

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