Medical IDs are a Fully Covered Benefit for Veterans
The Department of Veterans Affairs issued a directive stating that veterans can obtain a free medical ID bracelet and pendant through Prosthetics Service.
We believe everyone who needs a medical ID should have one. For veterans, wearing a medical ID is probably the last thing they think about. But being easily identified as having a medical condition can be very important, especially for veterans who have chronic conditions, PTSD or suffer from injuries like embedded metal fragments.
To learn how to take advantage of this benefit and get a medical ID pendant or bracelet for yourself or a veteran patient, follow one of the paths below:
Did You Know?
It is Veterans Health Administration (VHA) policy that medical ID bracelets and pendants must be available for veteran patients - at no cost. Watch video to learn more.