Department of Veteran Affairs: Payment or Reimbursement for Emergency Treatment Furnished at Non-VA Facilities
GAO-03-432R: Feb 7, 2003
- Full Report:
GAO reviewed the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) new rule on payment or reimbursement for emergency treatment furnished at non-VA facilities. GAO found that (1) the rule establishes the provisions for payment or reimbursement for certain non-VA emergency services furnished to veterans for nonservice-connected conditions; and (2) VA complied with applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.