How Much Does VA pay for travel?
We currently pay 41.5 cents ($0.415) per mile for approved, health-related travel. We use Bing Maps to calculate your mileage, based on the fastest and shortest route from your home to the closest VA or authorized non-VA health facility that can provide the care you need. This distance is often called “door to door.”
Does Dallas have a VA?
Our hospital provides primary care and specialty health services, including cardiology, mental health services, treatment for spinal cord injuries, suicide prevention, women’s health care, and more.
What VA hospitals are in Texas?
Facilities in Texas
|Veterans Health Administration – VISN Offices|
|549||VA North Texas Health Care System||800-849-3597 Or 214-742-8387|
|740||VA Texas Valley Coastal Bend Health Care System||956-291-9000 Or 855-864-0516|
|519||West Texas VA Health Care System||432-263-7361 Or 432-263-7361|
What phone number is 800-827-1000?
Important Information About the VA Disability Phone Number 1-800-827-1000. It’s been several years since the Department of Veterans Affairs consolidated their regional offices into eight call centers to field phone inquiries from veterans across the nation.
Will VA pay for hotel rooms?
Is VA required to pay for lodging and meals associated with VA travel? VA may provide reimbursement for the actual cost, up to 50% of the local government employee rate for meals and/or lodging, when appropriate and upon presentation of receipts.
When was the Dallas VA built?
The hospital was officially dedicated on October 27, 1940, but more than 200 patients had already been admitted to the 265-bed hospital, which employed 200. The hospital was located at the time in the community of Lisbon, near the Dallas city limits.
What does VA stand for?
b. The abbreviation “VA” stands for “Veterans Affairs” which is only part of the Department’s full title.