Such coverage would be automatic for CHAMPVA
4) Workman's CHAMPUS/ Veterans Compensa- Type of Service CHAMPVA
Affairs tion Hospital $0.
Caregivers may also receive health insurance benefits through CHAMPVA
if they do not have existing coverage.
and CHAMPUS are available to persons who served in the armed forces and their dependents.
Military health care includes TRICARE/CHAMPUS (Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Uniformed Services) and CHAMPVA
(Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs), as well as care provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).
Those eligible for the CHAMPVA
Meds By Mail program, reported in the September/October issue of DAV Magazine, are the spouse or widow(er) and the children of a veteran who is rated permanently and totally disabled due to a service-connected disability, or rated permanently and totally disabled due to a service-connected condition at the time of death, or died of a service-connected disability, or died on active duty.
processes medical claims for surviving spouses and dependents of U.
s current employer or union, through a former employer, through CHAMPUS or CHAMPVA
programs, or in some other way?