Veteran Health Care


As the largest health care provider in the United States, the Department of Defense faces significant challenges in maintaining quality health care for current and retired military personnel. RAND has a wealth of expertise in health and defense policy research, which informs its analyses related to the medical care needs of military veterans and the care systems intended to meet them.

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    Is the VA Meeting the Mental Health Care Needs of U.S. Veterans?

    Nov 1, 2011

    Americans who served in the military receive care for mental health and substance use disorders from the VA hospital system. The VA has made improving mental health care for veterans an institutional priority and asked RAND to evaluate the quality of services for these conditions.

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