veteran advisor

Kruse, Michael
August 2009
PN;Aug2009, Vol. 63 Issue 8, p56
Trade Publication
The article offers information on Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs (CHAMPVA) in the U.S. Accordingly, CHAMPVA is a comprehensive healthcare program in the country wherein the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) shares the cost of covered healthcare services and supplies with qualified beneficiaries. It cites some of the qualifications for people to be and eligible beneficiary for CHAMPVA, as well as its benefits and general exclusion is offered.


Related Articles

  • Retroactive Traumatic Injury Benefits Expanded for Qualifying Injuries.  // DAV Magazine;Nov2011, Vol. 53 Issue 6, p24 

    The article reports the extension of retroactive traumatic injury benefits to disabled veterans and service members who suffer from such injuries from October 7, 2001 to November 30, 2005 as approved by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

  • Accessing Vets' Services. Hoover, Richard // PN;Mar2010, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p10 

    The author reflects on the effort of the Department of the Veterans Affairs (VA) to extend its services to address the increasing number of veterans in the U.S. He cites the department's attempt of increasing the accessibility of its services to the veteran community as well as the expansion of...

  • Learning from VA. Mintz, Suzanne // PN;Mar2010, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p36 

    The author reflects on the limited services provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for disabled veterans and their caregivers in the U.S. She cites the proposed legislation of the agency for family caregivers well as the comprehensive provisions for them to be illegible of VA's...

  • Miracles on a MOUNTAINSIDE. Gregory, Lisa // Soldiers;Oct2004, Vol. 59 Issue 10, p46 

    Reports on the National Disabled Veterans Winter Sports Clinic in Snowmass Village, Colorado which is sponsored by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs and Disabled American Veterans. Use of winter sports to help veterans gain confidence and courage; Use of donations from the people...

  • Agencies Connect Veterans With Water-Sector Jobs.  // Opflow Online;Jul2012, Vol. 38 Issue 7, p5 

    The article reports on the memorandum of understanding between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to assist veterans with disabilities to look for career opportunities in the water and wastewater industry.

  • Vans of Valor Program.  // Exceptional Parent;May2008, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p98 

    The article focuses on the Vans of Valor program of Ride Away, a supplier of handicap-modified vehicles in the U.S. The program was created to meet the need for reliable transportation of veterans between the time they are discharged from the military and the time they receive a grant from the...

  • Courageous Veteran, amputee tries out for Detroit Tigers baseball team. Beck, Jason // Vantage Point;2015, p1 

    A blog from the official website of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs regarding the reprint of the article from the Detroit Tigers Major League Baseball website about the promotion of using athletics for support and activity to injured veterans by Daniel Jacobs of the U.S. Navy is presented.

  • VA Domiciliary Care programs celebrate 150th anniversary. Hudak, Tim // Vantage Point;2015, p1 

    A blog from the official website of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs regarding the 150th anniversary of the department's Domiciliary Care programs is presented.

  • VA Health Care: Laundry Service Operations and Costs: HEHS-00-16.  // GAO Reports;12/21/1999, p1 

    The Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) spends about one-third of its health care budget on support services, such as food services, laundry, and housekeeping, at hospitals, nursing homes, and domiciliaries. Members of Congress have raised concerns that VA could do more to increase the...

  • VA and DOD Health Care: Factors Contributing to Reduced Pharmacy Costs and Continuing Challenges: GAO-02-969T.  // GAO Reports;7/22/2002, p1 

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Department of Defense (DOD) pharmacy expenditures have risen significantly, reflecting national trends. The increase in pharmacy costs would have been even greater if not for the efforts taken by VA and DOD. GAO identified four important factors...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics