Published On Aug 18, 2022
Though the PACT Act provides many opportunities for Veterans, it has also provided opportunities for scam artists to take advantage of unsuspecting Veterans and their families. In this episode of theSITREP, Mike covers ways Veterans are being targeted and how they can protect themselves. For additional information, visit https://news.va.gov/107732/be-vigilant-of-pact-act-scammers/. You can also call 1-800-698-2411. 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.
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