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Project Hero (Paperback): Almira Larkin White, United States Congress Affairs

Project Hero (Paperback)

Almira Larkin White, United States Congress Affairs

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 2007-01-01 edition. Excerpt: ...day. Mr. Baker, I would like to ask for your insight that you could offer based on your experience with TRICARE in the development phase. What are some insights that you could give to the VA right now as they formulate this demonstration project? I embrace your testimony, but if you could articulate them a little bit further. Mr. Baker. Well, thank you very much, Mr. Chairman. If I could offer any advice to the VA and indeed to the service organizations, it is in the wisdom of incrementally moving down the path that you are moving. The demonstration projects embedded in Project HERO make perfect sense to me. I am reminded of the way TRICARE has evolved. And as you pointed out in your introduction, I am a TRICARE beneficiary as well. I am reminded of the fact that TRICARE started with a series of demonstration projects in the early 1990s. In fact, the services started some of those back in the 1980s. And with each iteration, we learned more and more. And, in fact, that was true with the service initiatives. It was true with the demonstration projects that DoD started to run. And it was true with each and every iteration of the TRICARE contracts as they migrated from the west coast to the east over a series of years. They got better all the time. And they were refined to the point that they better met the department's objectives over time. And I would just encourage everyone to bear in mind that the VA is trying to become more efficient. They are not trying to solve a tenyear problem with one demonstration. It is my belief that the demonstration projects will provide lessons that will serve as springboards and enable the VA to become even better. The Chairman. I am trying to understand your fears a little bit better, Mr. Gorman. The...


Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: 2013
First published: 2013
Authors: Almira Larkin White • United States Congress Affairs
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 2mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 664
ISBN-13: 978-1-155-07429-0
Categories: Books
LSN: 1-155-07429-7
Barcode: 9781155074290

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