Eligible veterans' choice between VA-covered and non-VA-covered dental care.

@article{Gilbert1992EligibleVC,
  title={Eligible veterans' choice between VA-covered and non-VA-covered dental care.},
  author={Gregg H. Gilbert and Laurence G. Branch and Jeffrey Longmate},
  journal={Journal of public health dentistry},
  year={1992},
  volume={52 5},
  pages={
          277-87
        }
}
Veterans who were eligible for dental care in Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) facilities at no monetary cost responded to a mailed questionnaire. Seventy-one percent were aware that they were actually eligible for VA dental care. However, only 48 percent reported the VA as their only or primary source of dental care. Eligibility status, perceived quality of VA dental care, use of VA medical care, perception that one's income meets expenses, and perceived need for dental care were… CONTINUE READING

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