21 Oct '17, 8pm

Plan to replace ‘Choice’ also will modernize VA health system https://t.co/Cj62uv8Jw4

Congress, the Department of Veterans Affairs and veterans service organizations will begin to spar this month over final details of a plan that not only will replace the much-maligned Veterans Choice program but empower VA to modernize large parts of its health care system. The plan, which VA titled the Veterans CARE (Coordinated Access & Rewarding Experiences) Act, was unveiled last week and has an overall structure that major veteran groups applaud, in part because they helped to shape it. They don’t like everything, however. And the House and Senate veterans’ affairs committees are expected to offer their own replacement plans for Choice this fall, perhaps to include more statutory safeguards and more details to improve access to care that veteran advocates worry aren’t spelled out yet in the VA plan. The idea behind Choice remains a primary goal for CARE: to ensure gre...

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