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How do I get evaluated for nursing home care?

Published 08/13/2004 05:01 PM   |    Updated 02/28/2011 04:03 PM
How do I get evaluated for nursing home care?
If you have never been seen at a VA health care facility, you must first enroll for benefits. Then you must enroll in a primary care clinic and ask for an evaluation for nursing home care. The evaluation will be done either by the primary care provider or a geriatrics care team.