Fast Facts 

For VA reimbursement the following is required: 

  • Veteran is enrolled or exempt in the VA health care system. 
  • A VA health care facility or other federal facility when the capability to provide the necessary emergency services must not have been feasibly available* to provide the emergent treatment and an attempt to use the beforehand would not be reasonable. 
  • The medical situation is of such a nature that a prudent layperson would reasonably expect that a delay in seeking immediate medical attention would be hazardous to life or health. 
  • The treatment was rendered at a community emergency facility that is in VA's community care network. - Find In Network here