Guthrie values the men and women who have served our country and remains committed to ensuring that our military caregivers and patients get the support they need. Below you will find information on Veterans initiatives at Guthrie as well as helpful information on a variety of Veterans programs and services.
About the Guthrie Veterans Resource Center:
The Guthrie Veterans Resource Center at Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre supports Veterans and their families in the communities we serve by providing important information and education. 该资源中心是军事欣赏和教育的焦点, community involvement, and valuable knowledge and resources.
Important information on the following Veterans programs and services can be found at the resource center.
- Burials and Memorials
- Education and Training
- Housing Assistance
- U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
- Family Member Benefits
- Health Care
- Life Insurance
- Careers and Employment
- Service Member Benefits
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Veterans in acute suicidal crisis can now go to any VA or non-VA health care facility for emergency health care at no cost – including inpatient or crisis residential care for up to 30 days and outpatient care for up to 90 days. 退伍军人不需要在VA系统注册就可以使用这项福利.
The policy allows the VA to:
- Payment plans for eligible balances
- Guthrie Charity Care:提供高达联邦贫困水平400%的调整
- 澳门真人真钱博彩官网退伍军人病人援助基金为退伍军人病人提供帮助, and their immediate family members, with the unmet financial burden that comes with a serious or chronic medical condition for which they are receiving care at Guthrie. These funds are available for expenses including, but not limited to, travel/transportation, utilities, medications, durable medical equipment (DME) and rent/mortgage.
- 如病人有兴趣申请病人援助基金, they should contact their Guthrie social worker.
- Those interested in supporting the Guthrie Veteran Patient Assistance Fund should contact Guthrie Resource Development at 570-887-4420, or by emailing Resource_Development@travelwyo.com
在这艰难的时刻，我们向你和你的家人表示同情, and Guthrie is here to help. The following information may help you as you make end-of-life decisions for yourself or a loved one. 作为一名退伍军人，你或你所爱的人在死后可能有资格获得某些福利. 大多数这些福利都需要通过DD214离职表证明资格.
退伍军人事务部国家公墓对退伍军人免费下葬, including the gravesite, grave liner, opening and closing of the grave, a headstone or marker, and perpetual care. To see if you or your loved one qualifies, call the U.S. Office of Veterans Affairs at 800-827-1000 or visit the National Cemetery Administration website at www.cem.va.gov.
For burial closer to home, 海外战争退伍军人协会或美国退伍军人协会可能会在你所在的地区提供墓地. Call your local Veterans organizations or county Veterans representative (contact numbers on back) for information.
Depending on availability, 国防部可以为你或你所爱的人提供葬礼服务, including Taps and the folding and presentation of the U.S. flag. Military honor funerals are attended by two or more uniformed members of the armed forces, 其中一个将来自与你或你所爱的人相同的服务部门. Only funeral directors can request military honors.
Members of your local Veterans organization take great pride in providing a final salute to their fallen comrades. 许多退伍军人都在仪仗队服役，很荣幸能鸣响21响礼炮, 退伍军人的祈祷或其他荣誉，你或你所爱的人获得的服务成员. 你的葬礼承办人可以通过当地的退伍军人组织安排.
退伍军人事务办公室可以支付最高2美元的丧葬津贴,000 (effective 07/2015), 如果退伍军人的死亡与他或她的兵役有关. 只有支付丧葬费用的个人才能得到报销. For information, 联系你的退伍军人医院代表或你的县退伍军人代表.
Social Security provides a burial expense allowance. Contact your local Social Security office for requirements.
Veterans, active duty service members, and retired reservists and National Guard service members are eligible to receive a free inscribed headstone or marker for their grave site. To submit a claim, complete VA Form 40-1330 Application for Headstone or Marker (available at www.va.gov/vaforms) and fax it, along with Form DD214, to 800-455-7143.
Graveside markers for displaying the U.S. 国旗可以通过当地的退伍军人组织购买，也可以在vfwstore网上购买.org or legion.org.
What outpatient services are available for VA patients?
所有澳门真人真钱博彩官网医院和医疗集团/办事处都接受各种保险福利, including the Veterans Administration, Optum Community Care, Champus, Tricare and Martin’s Point. Some services, such as DME, Optical, Dental, Home Health and Hospice may have limited benefits. All services covered under the Community Care plan require a referral from the VA for the applicable service to be rendered at Guthrie.
Do we have Hospice services for VA patients?
Hospice Care is comfort care provided to Veterans and their families if the Veteran has a terminal condition, with less than 6 months to live, and is no longer seeking treatment other than palliative care. 临终关怀可以在家里、门诊诊所或住院环境中提供. 因为临终关怀是VHA标准医疗福利包的一部分, 所有登记的退伍军人都有资格，如果他们符合临床需要的服务. There are NO COPAYS for Hospice Care, 是否由退伍军人管理局或与退伍军人管理局签订合同的组织提供.
What are the Burial services for VA patients?
Veterans, service members, spouses, 他们的家属可能有资格被安葬在退伍军人管理局国家公墓, as well as other benefits, if they meet one of these requirements.
One of these must be true:
- The person qualifying for burial benefits is a Veteran who didn’t receive a dishonorable discharge, or
- The person qualifying for burial benefits is a service member who died while on active duty, active duty for training, or inactive duty for training, or
- 有资格领取丧葬津贴的人是退伍军人的配偶或未成年子女, even if the Veteran died first, or
- The person qualifying for burial benefits is in some cases, the unmarried adult dependent child of a Veteran
Yes, for Veteran Administered benefits handled by Optum, 你需要一份澳门真人真钱博彩官网提供的/所有服务的推荐信. Champus、Tricare和Martin’s Point通常不需要推荐.
How do I sign up for VA Benefits?
How do I change my Veteran status in EPIC or eGuthrie?
Advise the person scheduling or registering you that you want your veteran status listed accurately. 他们将在日程安排或注册时确认您的信息.
How do I know how much a visit is going to cost me?
VA covers many services, and has low copays. For current copay amounts click here. Guthrie also provides a free estimator tool at Guthrie.org. 您可以确认400多种常用服务的价格. 如果您无法使用在线工具或在网上查找信息, 我们的到达前服务团队可以为您提供一个估计. They are available 570-887-6520. You can also request an estimate by talking to your provider office or by requesting one through eGuthrie.
Will there be a co-pay for my care at Guthrie?
Enrolled Veterans will be assessed copayments for care or services (including urgent care) based on their eligibility and/or income on file in the VA health care system. 通过退伍军人社区护理计划提供的护理或服务, the same copayment requirements will apply. Copayment rates are listed below. Copayments and out of pocket cost vary and can be located here. Maternity cost share amounts are available here. However, you need to advise during scheduling and registration that you want veteran benefits used. For example, if you have both Medicare and veteran benefits but do not designate VA benefits should be used, a claim will be sent to Medicare. Medicare does have a deductible and coinsurance. The Federal government does not allow a patient to have both Medicare and veteran benefits billed for the same service.
Can I get hearing aids through Guthrie?
Hearing aids must be obtain through the VA. Review the following.
Does Guthrie take all forms of TRICARE?
Yes, Guthrie accepts all forms of Tricare. TRICARE uses “direct care,” network, and non-network facilities to provide healthcare services. 直接护理是指统一服务的医疗保健资源, usually military treatment facilities. 网络和非网络设施可以包括民用医疗保健专业人员, institutions, pharmacies, and suppliers. TRICARE uses “direct care,” network, and non-network facilities to provide healthcare services. 直接护理是指统一服务的医疗保健资源, usually military treatment facilities. 网络和非网络设施可以包括民用医疗保健专业人员, institutions, pharmacies, and suppliers.
- TRICARE Prime
- TRICARE Prime Remote
- TRICARE Prime Overseas
- TRICARE Prime Remote Overseas
- TRICARE Standard and Extra
- TRICARE Standard Overseas
- TRICARE For Life
- TRICARE Reserve Select
- TRICARE Retired Reserve
- TRICARE Young Adult
- US Family Health Plan
What if I use the VA and my private insurance/Medicare? Which does Guthrie charge first?
If you have both Medicare and veteran benefits but do not designate VA benefits should be used, a claim will be sent to Medicare. Medicare does have a deductible and coinsurance. The Federal government does not allow a patient to have both Medicare and veteran benefits billed for the same service. 退伍军人管理局还与其他保险公司协调福利. Meaning, 如果你通过雇主购买了BCBS保险作为主要保险, which also has a copay or deductible. The VA may not pick up the copay or deductible amount.
Can my Family use Guthrie too?
是的，澳门真人真钱博彩官网对谁可以被见没有任何限制. 一些儿科专科服务可能会转介到其他合作机构, due to the limited nature of pediatric care at Guthrie.
Can I switch all my care to Guthrie?
是的，澳门真人真钱博彩官网对谁可以被见没有任何限制. Many of our providers are accepting new patients and we cover the majority of patient health care needs. Our patient portal allows online scheduling, communication with providers and other features. It’s a convenient way to stay in touch with your provider.
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