Water main break triggers appointment cancellations at VA clinic

HNN Staff, Hawaii News Now on June 27, 2019

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - A water main break forced the VA Spark Matsunaga Ambulatory Clinic to cancel patient appointments Thursday.

It’s unclear when service will be resumed.

The Tripler Army Medical Center emergency room remains open.

The VA said it has enacted the “pharmacy disaster relief plan” during the water outage. Under the plan, veterans who need an emergency supply of medication can go to any retail pharmacy with their prescriptions for their medications, the VA said. Controlled substances are not included.

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