Senators urge better care for veterans

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

  • McDONOUGH

  • HIRONO

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.