TLC - Veterans' Health & Financial Benefits

Training for Veterans' Health & Financial Benefits was held Monday, November 20, 2017 and discussed the following topics:

Part 1: TLC Veterans Health & Financial Overview
Heather Mitchell, LCSW-C, Assistant Chief of Social Work; VA MD Healthcare System
A've Childrex, Senior Social Worker, VA MD Healthcare System

  • VA Organiztion
  • VA Locations
  • Applying for service
  • Eligibility for Healthcare
  • Priority Groups
  • Health Care for Service Available
  • Medications and Supplies
Part II: TLC Veterans' Long Term Care Services
  • Long Term Care Services
  • Community Care Services
  • Cost of Care
  • Non VA Care
  • VA and other insurance
  • Information Sharing

Part III: TLC Veteran's Benefits
  • Types of Benefits
  • Service Connection
  • Presumptive Illnesses
  • Non-Service Connected Pension
  • Official War Time Eras
  • Aid and Attendance
  • Dependent Benefits
  • Case Examples
  • Additional Resources