Senators urge better care for US veterans

  • McDONOUGH

  • HIRONO

  • Sen. Mazie Hirono speaks Wednesday at a Senate Veterans Affairs Committee hearing in Washington, D.C.

Hawaii County has two community outpatient clinics for veterans and two vet centers, meaning veterans on the island often have to travel, schedule a telehealth visit, or seek a community care provider to access treatment in a timely manner.