No. Veterans are not required to make payments for VA healthcare services. A number of companies which deal with insurance are applying charges annually related to VA co-payment as a part of the deductibles.Read More »
Does special operations service in the Philippines constitute combat veteran status with health care eligibility?
A recently discharged veteran served in special operations in the Philippines. Is he classified as a combat veteran eligible for health care? If the provided service date of a veteran is post October 31, 2001 then the veteran is eligible for health care. You may refer to VHA Directive 2004-017, …Read More »
http://www.benefits.va.gov/homeloans/docs/foreclosure_avoidance_fact_sheet.pdf link has all the facts gathered in one place to provide users with information related to the tools which can be utilized to avoid foreclosure. It also contains information regarding residential loan delinquencies.Read More »
Yes. DoD authorized payment of hostile fire pay to Military personnel who were at the Pentagon and the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001 for any period of time from the time of the attack until midnight of that same day.Read More »
Under what circumstances is a Coast Guard veteran eligible for healthcare enrollment? The eligibility requirements for VA Heath Care benefits are no different for a veteran currently serving or who has served in the Coast Guard than veterans who served or are serving in the Air Force, Navy or other …Read More »
If an OIF/OEF reservist was medevacd out of Iraq and did not complete two years of active duty, is s/he still eligible for 2 years of free VA health care?
Reservists/National Guard are not required to complete two years of active duty service but rather the term for which they are called. Additionally, any active duty service member injured on active duty and subsequently discharged as a result of a disability incurred in the line of duty is automatically eligible …Read More »
I received a call asking me for a personal credit card number to pay for my prescriptions in advance of getting them filled. Has VA changed their prescription medication policy? The answer to this question is a strict ‘no.’ VA will never ask for financial details over the phone. If …Read More »
The VA Telehealth program was created to provide answers to health related queries over the telephone. This service is available 24/7, including during holidays. If you have symptoms, questions, or need advice about any health care problem, the VA Telehealth nurse is available to offer you advice and help you …Read More »
Usually, you are allowed to purchase $100,000 in installments of $10,000. However, the SGLI insurance amount available for your spouse will always be equal or less than the amount you can purchase. Let us suppose that the SGLI coverage amount for you is $60,000. If thats the case, then you …Read More »
What does Health Care Financing & Economics do? Health Care Financing & Economics came was created with the mission of enhancing the processes dealing with the way health services are delivered. HCFE researches the economic aspects and maintenance of health services. The HCFE also publishes research results to fulfill its …Read More »