Federal Benefit - Health Care Enrollment

Franklin County Veteran Affairs

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General Information
Description of ServiceIf you served in the active military service and were separated under any condition other than dishonorable, you may qualify for VA health care benefits. Current and former members of the Reserves or National Guard who were called to active duty by a federal order and completed the full period for which they were called or ordered to active duty may be eligible for VA health benefits as well. VA Healthcare is limited to veterans, survivors and dependents are not eligible. It is strongly suggested that veterans apply for health care enrollment and let the VA Health Care determine eligibility.
Geographical AreaFranklin County
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
Intake ProcedureWays to apply:
• Apply online at: https://www.va.gov/health-care/how-to-apply/
• Mail in your application. You can download, print, and fill out the 10-10EZ, then send it to the address of Health Eligibility Center, 2957 Clairmont Road, Suite 200, Atlanta, GA 30329
• Visit your nearest VA medical center or clinic to apply in person.
• Call the Help Desk 855-574-7286 Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (ET) to get help with your application.
Documents RequiredCopy of your DD 214 (Separation from Service)
Your most recent tax return
Social security numbers for yourself and your dependents
Account numbers for any current insurance programs in which you are already enrolled
Helpful TipsIt will take less than one week for your application to process. If more than a week has passed since you submitted your application and you haven’t heard back, please don’t apply again. Call 855-574-7286.
Client Information
Target PopulationMilitary/Veterans
Intended ParticipantsVeteran, Veteran Families
Age GroupAdults
EligibilitySee the description of the service for specific eligibility details.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesServices are provided at no cost.
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Contact Information
Contact's Name Tara Goetz
Contact's Phone 717-263-4326
Contact's Email tngoetz@franklincountypa.gov
Physical Site Address 1 425 Franklin Farm Lane
Physical Site City, State, Zip Chambersburg, PA 17202
Main Phone 717-263-4326
Fax 717-263-1905
Web Address www.franklincountypa.gov
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Franklin County Human Services
Affiliated Program: Franklin County Veteran Affairs
This Service: Federal Benefit - Health Care Enrollment
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Veteran/Military Health Insurance (NS-8000.9000)