Which is better, VA Health Care or TRICARE | VA Health Care and TRICARE Comparison | theSITREP

 Published On Aug 12, 2022

Which is better: VA Health Care or TRICARE? Can VA Health Care and TRICARE be used together? In this episode of theSITREP, Paul chats with Mike and Jim about their VA Health Care and TRICARE experience. Visit the links below for additional information on this topic and others.

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The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is comprised of three different administrations:

(1) Veterans Health Administration (VHA) - Provides health care at 1,298 facilities, including 171 hospitals and 1,113 outpatient clinics, serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.

(2) Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA) - Provides a variety of benefits and services for Service Members, Veterans, and their families including compensation, pension and fiduciary, insurance, education, loan guaranty, vocational rehabilitation and employment, and more.

(3) National Cemetery Administration (NCA) - Provides burial space for Veterans and their eligible family members, and maintains national cemeteries as national shrines, sacred to the honor and memory of those interred or memorialized there.

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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