Department of Veterans Affairs

Travel Pay Over Paid

Many people are very aware of the abuse of travel pay by many veterans. Some say it should be eliminated but that will most likely not happen anytime in the near future. I am a nurse in Primary Care at a VA and witness and report this abuse frequently. Many veterans truly need help to get to their appointments and developing our own transportation system, as others suggested would also cost a great deal. For the fastest ...more »

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Travel Pay Over Paid

Many people are very aware of the abuse of travel pay by many veterans. Some say it should be eliminated but that will most likely not happen anytime in the near future. I am a nurse in Primary Care at a VA and witness and report this abuse frequently. Many veterans truly need help to get to their appointments and developing our own transportation system, as others suggested would also cost a great deal. For the fastest ...more »

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Travel Pay Over Paid

Many people are very aware of the abuse of travel pay by many veterans. Some say it should be eliminated but that will most likely not happen anytime in the near future. I am a nurse in Primary Care at a VA and witness and report this abuse frequently. Many veterans truly need help to get to their appointments and developing our own transportation system, as others suggested would also cost a great deal. For the fastest ...more »

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Department of Veterans Affairs

Upgrade the scheduling package for CPRS

Working in an Rehab clinic there are several patients that need to be scheduled for their therapies during a work day. With the current scheduling package a Scheduler can only look at one Provider's schedule at a time. A Scheduler may need to go through several Provider's schedules to find a time slot that works well for the patient. This takes time while the patient is waiting. (For example, if a patient requests ...more »

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Department of the Interior

How often have you had trouble finding the optimal meeting room?

How many times have you wanted to find the optimal meeting room, only to find out later that there was a room available on another floor or in another building that you didn't even know about! That no longer has to be a problem. With a simple project and agreement amongst offices, Outlook can be used to share resources amongst all offices, units, etc. No longer will we waste dollars with empty meeting rooms being unused ...more »

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How often has scheduling a meeting taken more than 5 mins?

How often has it take you multiple tries and reschedules to get a meeting set up because not everyone uses or keeps their electronic Outlook calendar up to date? This can turn what should be a simple five-minute process into an ordeal that takes multiple tries and 20 minutes or more of hassle! Scheduling a meeting with multiple people should take no longer than 5 minutes if everyone has their calendar up to date. Too ...more »

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