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Monday, May 26, 2008

Memorial Day: Veterans’ medical misadventures

We remember these Iraq veterans who have had medical errors:

Sgt. Michael Boothby
(Delayed treatment)

Corporal Cody Hill
(delayed rehabilitation for extensive burns)

Lance Corporal Jeffrey Lucey, deceased.
(lack of access to services)

Cpl. Casey Owens
(delayed approval of surgery; lack of access to services)

Sgt. John Daniel Shannon
(delayed treatment for traumatic brain injury)

Lance Corporal Michael Stubbs
(delayed diagnosis; lack of access to services)

Staff Sgt. Mark Taylor

Sgt. Edward Wade
(delayed care for traumatic brain injury)

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