Recent Podcasts

Produced by the VA OIG the podcast features staff interviews that provide context and perspective for a better understanding of the OIG's oversight work.

Episode 20200304-44 VA OIG CLC Podcast: VA OIG CLC Podcast

VA OIG CLC Podcast

Episode 20200223-45 VA OIG January 2020 Highlights : VA OIG January 2020 Highlights

Monthly Highlights

Episode 20200122-43 VA OIG December 2019 Highligts: VA OIG December 2019 Highlights

VA OIG December 2019 Highlights

Episode 20200121-42 Semiannual Report to Congress April 1,: Semiannual Report to Congress April 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019

Semiannual Report to Congress April 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019

Episode 20191219-41 VA OIG November 2019 Highligts: VA OIG November 2019 Highlights

Highlights of the VA OIG’s oversight activities for November 2019.

Episode 20191106-40: VA OIG October 2019 Highlights

Highlights of the VA OIG’s oversight activities for October 2019.

Episode 20191003-39: VA OIG September 2019 Highlights

Highlights of the VA OIG’s oversight activities for September 2019.

Episode 20190913-38: VA OIG August 2019 Highlights

Highlights of the VA OIG’s oversight activities for August 2019.

Episode 20190829-37: Deficiencies in Discharge Planning for a Mental Health Inpatient Who Transitioned to the Judicial System from a Veterans Integrated Service Network 4 Medical Facility

The OIG’s Dr. Terri Julian and Dr. Elizabeth Winter discuss the findings in the OIG’s recent report Deficiencies in Discharge Planning for a Mental Health Inpatient Who Transitioned to the Judicial System from a Veterans Integrated Service Network 4 Medical Facility.

Episode 20190808-36: VA OIG July 2019 Highlights

Highlights of the VA OIG’s oversight activities for July 2019.

Episode 20190729-35: VA OIG June 2019 Highlights

Highlights of the VA OIG’s oversight activities for June 2019.

Episode 20190430-34: VA OIG April 2019 Highlights

Highlights of the VA OIG’s oversight activities for April 2019.

Episode 20190328-33: VA OIG March 2019 Highlights

Highlights of the VA OIG’s oversight activities for March 2019.

Episode 20190320-32: Review of Hepatitis C Virus Care

The OIG’s David Vibe, Glenn Schubert, and Dr. Patrice Marcarelli discuss the Veterans Health Administration’s treatment of hepatitis C and the use of new direct-acting antivirals that can cure hepatitis C.

Episode 20190314-31: Falsification of Blood Pressure Readings

The OIG’s Vickie Coates and Dr. Thomas Wong discuss how two providers at VA Community Based Outpatient Clinics recorded false blood pressure readings in patient medical records. They cover the importance of recording vital signs as the first steps in a medical appointment and the proper protocols when a patient has elevated blood pressure recordings.