Originally Posted by kevincott
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.
Fair enough. I stand corrected then. Since my experience with the VA system is 3rd hand and your is 1st hand would you say the VA system is better or worse than what you can get from a public hospital?