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What is VA’s policy on flag folding recitations?

The link http://www1.va.gov/opa/pressrel/pressrelease.cfm?id=1406 provides the VA policy regarding flag folding recitations. The outlines are mentioned here for your reference: “13-Fold” Ceremony, Other Scripts Approved VA’s Under Secretary for Memorial Affairs, William F. Tuerk has stated, “Honoring the burial wishes of veterans is one of the highest commitments for the men …

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Health Care Financing & Economics (HCFE)

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 …

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Do I have to make a long-term care copayment?

Nonservice-connected veterans and non-compensable zero percent service-connected veterans may be subject to a long-term care copayment. Some veterans may be required to complete VA Form 10-10EC, Application for Extended Care Services. Veterans with a compensable service-connected disability do not have to make a long-term care copayment.

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How much coverage is available for my spouse?

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 that’s the case, then you …

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