Will Veterans Affairs take care of my nursing home needs?

Nursing home care in Veterans Affairs or private nursing homes may be provided to certain veterans as space and resources permit. The Veterans Millennium Health Care and Benefits Act has authorized Veterans Affairs to expand long-term care services. Refer to the last paragraph for additional details. To determine if you are eligible for Veterans Affairs nursing home care, you will need to contact the nearest Veterans Affairs health care facility.

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1. If I am enrolled with Veterans Affairs, what benefits will I receive?
2. If I am enrolled, what cost will there be for me?
3. Is this an insurance policy or an HMO?
4. Are there any restrictions on getting care in private facilities at Veterans Affairs expense?
5. Will Veterans Affairs pay for care in private facilities?
6. What is the coverage for emergency services?
7. What if I get sick while on travel?
8. If enrolled, can I get dental care?
9. Will Veterans Affairs take care of my nursing home needs?
10. Will Veterans Affairs provide hearing aids and eyeglasses?
11. What kinds of maternity services are available?
12. Are there any limits on days of hospital care or outpatient visits Veterans Affairs will provide?
13. Are there any plans to further expand Veterans Affair's health care benefits?