Latest "delay deny die" stories
Last fiscal year, VA overpayments totaled roughly $1.6 billion, prompting 600,000 debt collection letters to veterans.
A dying veteran was bit more than 100 times by the insects before staff made any changes.
Investigators are looking into the deaths of 11 patients, at least one of which has been ruled a homicide.
Advocates had expected a decision two months ago, but VA officials have no timeline for action.