29 Feb '16, 9pm

VA News Release: VA Announces Appointment of Principal Deputy Under Secretary for Health

A practicing physician in a career that has spanned three decades, Dr. Stone has served in both the uniformed military service and civilian clinical practice. In the military, he served as commander of military medical units at all levels of command – from detachment to medical command – including multiple recalls to active duty. Prior to that, he was the Director of the Health Care Operations for the Defense Health Agency (DHA) transition team, overseeing the complex and historic transition to DHA from the Military Health System. In this role, he served as the Chief Medical Officer and led a joint services team that provided business case analysis and business process re-engineering to 10 major shared services encompassing more than $30 billion in annual expenses. He also previously served as Deputy Surgeon General and Deputy Commanding General of Support to the Army Surg...

Full article: http://www.va.gov/opa/pressrel/pressrelease.cfm?id=2754

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