Veterans' Medical Care: FY2012 Appropriations

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This report focuses on the VHA. The VHA is primarily a direct service provider of primary care, specialized care, and related medical and social support services to veterans through the nation's largest integrated health care system. Veterans generally must enroll in the VA health care system to receive medical care. Eligibility for enrollment is based primarily on previous military service, disability, and income. VA provides free inpatient and outpatient medical care to veterans for service-connected conditions and to low-income veterans for nonservice-connected conditions.

Creator(s): Panangala, Sidath Viranga
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: August 1, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Panangala, Sidath Viranga

Specialist in Veterans Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: August 1, 2011
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United States
Description:

This report focuses on the VHA. The VHA is primarily a direct service provider of primary care, specialized care, and related medical and social support services to veterans through the nation's largest integrated health care system. Veterans generally must enroll in the VA health care system to receive medical care. Eligibility for enrollment is based primarily on previous military service, disability, and income. VA provides free inpatient and outpatient medical care to veterans for service-connected conditions and to low-income veterans for nonservice-connected conditions.

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23 pages.

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