Provider Overview - Community Care
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Provider Overview

Community providers are a vital part of VA’s high-performing health care network, ensuring eligible Veterans and their beneficiaries get the timely, high-quality health care they need.

If you are a community provider interested in providing care to Veterans, please consider joining the new VA Community Care Network.

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Learn about VA’s new Community Care Network (CCN)


Resources and updates on COVID-19

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updates on COVID-19

Latest News

Get the latest updates about
VA community care programs

Training and Education

Access education and training resources on community care policies and processes

Veteran Care Networks

Patient-Centered Community Care (PC3)

VA provider network managed
by a Third Party Administrator; currently TriWest

Community Care Network

VA’s new community
provider network managed
by Optum and TriWest

Veterans Care Agreements

Agreements between
VA community providers
to care for Veterans

Veteran Care

Emergency Care

Emergency care for
eligible Veterans

Urgent Care

Urgent care for eligible Veterans

Foreign Medical Care

Health care for eligible
Veterans living or traveling
in foreign countries

In Vitro Fertilization

Infertility treatment and services for eligible Veterans

Indian Health Service/Tribal Health Program

Health care for eligible American Indian and Alaska Native Veterans through IHS facilities

State Veteran Homes

Nursing home, domiciliary, and adult day care for Veterans provided by state governments

Home Health and Hospice Care

Health care provided to
Veterans in their home

Care Coordination

Learn how VA supports the continuity of care Veterans receive through community providers

File a Claim for Veteran Care

File an electronic claim for care provided to Veterans

Check Claims Status

Check on the status of
claims filed with VA

Rejected Claims

Learn why your claim may
have been rejected


Learn how VA pays
community providers


Reimbursement rates for inpatient and outpatient health care professional services


Family Member (Dependent) Care


Health care services for
eligible beneficiaries

Camp Lejeune

Health care for eligible family members of Veterans who lived or served at Camp Lejeune

Children of Women Vietnam Veterans

Health care benefits for birth children of women Vietnam Veterans (CWVV) who have a covered birth defect

Spina Bifida Health Care Benefits Program

VA benefits for eligible Korea
and Vietnam Veterans’ children diagnosed with spina bifida

Pharmacy Benefits

Eligible beneficiaries may receive pharmacy benefits

File a Claim for Family Member Care

File an electronic claim for care provided to Family Members