AUGUSTA — Nearly 85% of all patients at Charlie Norwood V.A. Medical Center are seeing doctors in 30 days or less.
That’s according to data released by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
About 15% of patients don’t see a doctor until 30 days or more.
The average wait time in Augusta for primary care is about 14 days.
It’s 13 days for specialty doctors and 3 days for mental health.
According to data released last year for the same time, the wait times are getting longer.