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Medicaid Overview

What is Medicaid? Every state runs a Medicaid program although it may be called something else. For example, California has Medi-Cal; Maine has MaineCare. This program provides health insurance for those who can least afford it.  The coverage is very comprehensive - including doctors visits, hospital care, dental care, prescriptions and mental health care. How to I apply?  Contact your more...

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My HealtheVet (MHV)

My HealtheVet (MHV) is the gateway to information about VA veteran health benefits and services more...

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Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF)

Under the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) program, VA awards grants to private non-profit organizations that provide services to low-income Veteran families. more...

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TRICARE Medical Benefit Overview

TRICARE is the health care program serving active duty service members, National Guard and Reserve members, retirees, their families, survivors and certain former spouses worldwide.  more...

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VA Dental Insurance Program (VADIP)

VA is implementing a comprehensive national VA Dental Insurance Program (VADIP) to give enrolled Veterans and CHAMPVA beneficiaries the opportunity to purchase dental insurance through Delta Dental and MetLife at a reduced cost. Participation is voluntary. Purchasing a dental plan does not affect Veterans’ eligibility for VA dental services and treatment. VADIP opens November 15 for the purchasing of plans, with coverage beginning January 1, 2014. Covered services include di more...

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