Health & Medicine

June 4, 2014

Family pursues complaint against Lexington VA for quality of care father received

Louis Smith died a year after he had to go on dialysis three times a week for four hours a treatment. That much is beyond dispute. A World War II veteran with a Purple Heart and two Bronze Stars who lived in Springfield, Smith was one month shy of his 92nd birthday when he died Jan. 28, 2012, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville.

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