In this series of theSITREP, Paul chats with Ti-Onna Watson, Veteran Experience Officer at VA Maine, about ways Veterans can address issues and problems they may be experiencing while visiting a VA Medical Center or Community Clinic. Be sure to SUBSCRIBE so you don’t miss future episodes! Links for additional videos about VA disability, VA home loans, VA health care, and more are below.
For assistance with any VA-related issue, call 1-800-MyVA411
For facility phone numbers, visit https://www.va.gov/find-locations
For MyHealtheVet, call 1-877-327-0022
For White House Hotline, call 1-855-948-2311
For U.S. House of Representatives phone directory, visit https://directory.house.gov/#/
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ADDITIONAL VIDEOS ON THIS TOPIC AND OTHERS
Have Issues at a VA Hospital?
Who to Call for Help at a VA Hospital
New Pilot-Program Based on Veterans’ Feedback
VA Home Loans
How to Enroll in VA Health Care
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT VA
The Department of Veterans Affairs has three, separate administrations aimed to serve our country’s Veterans with an assortment of benefits that address the unique needs of every Veteran. To be sure you are interacting with the proper administration within VA, here are short descriptions for each VA administration:
VHA: VA’s Veterans Health Administration is the largest integrated health care network in the United States, with 1,255 health care facilities serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.
VBA: Veterans can earn a range of benefits that help them transition back to civilian life in the country they fought to defend. Through the Veterans Benefits Administration, VA helps servicemembers transition out of military service, and assists with education, home loans, life insurance and much more.
NCA: The job of the National Cemetery Administration is to make sure those who served this nation are never forgotten. NCA provides dignified burial services for Veterans and eligible family members by maintaining 142 cemeteries as national shrines and providing lasting tributes that commemorate their service and sacrifice to our nation.
DISCLAIMER: The Department of Veterans Affairs does not endorse or officially sanction any entities that may be discussed in this video, nor any media, products, or services they may provide.
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