- CNN has been reporting on delays in appointments and veterans' deaths
- New revelations of 40 deaths involving Phoenix VA are perhaps the most disturbing yet
- Retired VA doctor says there's an official wait list that he calls a sham
- He says the real list is kept secret and has wait times that stretch into the months
(CNN)At least 40 U.S. veterans died waiting for appointments at the Phoenix Veterans Affairs Health Care system, many of whom were placed on a secret waiting list.