Health Care for Veterans: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

Source: Sidath Viranga Panangala, Congressional Research Service, CRS Report, R42747, April 21, 2016

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA), within the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), operates the nation’s largest integrated health care delivery system, provides care to approximately 6.7 million unique veteran patients, and employs more than 311,000 full-time equivalent employees. …
This report covers the following topics:
Eligibility and Enrollment
Medical Benefits
Costs to Veterans and Insurance Collections