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Department of Veterans Affairs' Potential Role in Addressing the COVID-19 Outbreak

Description
Provides an overview of the Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) response to the COVID-19 outbreak including guidance for Veterans Health Administration patients, information on COVID-19 testing and treatment, and guidance for VA grantees who serve homeless veterans. Includes information on the VA's role to support civilian healthcare systems during a national emergency. Highlights congressional actions pertaining to COVID-19 that impact the VA.
Date
03/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Congressional Research Service
Tagged as
Infectious diseases · Legislation and regulations · Veterans