Originally Posted by A.Nonymous
My understanding was that any vet could go to a VA hospital and be treated free of charge. Is that statement incorrect?
Any Vet can walk into a VA hospital and get treated but may get a bill down the road; I do not know the specifics.
You have to get pre-approved for ongoing or recurring VA care and it is based on household income; I applied for VA care for a back injury and know for sure about the sliding scale.