Good news to those veterans who are suffering from back pain caused by neuromusculoskeletal conditions. The VA will begin providing Chiropractic Care at 26 selected Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) facilities beginning this fall.
The VA plans to hire or contract chiropractic Doctors to provide the care. In consultation with VA primary care providers, chiropractors will offer patient evaluations and chiropractic care for neuromusculoskeletal conditions.
|Sacramento & Los Angeles, CA||West Haven & Newington, CT|
|Togus, ME||Tampa & Miami, FL|
|Augusta, GA||Danville, IL|
|Kansas City, KS||Iron Mountain, MI|
|Fort Harrison, MT||Albuquerque, NM|
|Buffalo & the Bronx, N.Y.||Jackson, MS|
|Columbus, OH||Butler, PA|
|Mountain Home, TN||San Antonio, Temple, & Dallas, TX|
|Columbia, SC||Sioux Falls, SD|
|Seattle, WA||Martinsburg, WV|
Eligible veterans in areas remote to these locations will be able to receive chiropractic care through VA's outpatient program after being referred by their primary care provider, and receiving authorization by the department.
Plan would impact retiree's benefits