Caring for our veterans’ health is one of the most important things we can do as a society. Because of the type of injuries some of them have suffered, many present unique health challenges. Veterans health care covers a variety of services including basic health services as well as in home health care for veterans and geriatric care.
To learn the specifics about veterans health care benefits or to find out if you are eligible, visit the Veterans Administration online.
Home Health Care for Veterans
In home health care for veterans includes both short-term skilled nursing as well as long-term services, including geriatric care. There is also a benefit of home care to surviving spouses as well. In fact, the Veterans Aid& Attendance Pensions Benefit, guarantees long-term care coverage for veterans and their spouses who are housebound or require the assistance of another person.