The Veterans Choice Program is a service to improve veterans’ access to healthcare by allowing eligible veterans to use approved healthcare providers outside of the VA. Through the Veterans Choice Program, St. Vincent and other Ascension sites of care nationwide are now available to veterans, expanding their options and ensuring more timely access to high-quality care. St. Vincent and Ascension providers nationwide are now authorized to provide primary care, inpatient and outpatient specialty care and mental health services.
If you are a veteran, the VA has provided these instructions for accessing the Veterans Choice Program:
As a Veteran, when you call you will:
They will then:
If you’d like to talk to someone, call the VA at 1-866-606-8198. Find out more on how you can access the Veterans Choice Program.