Veterans Choice Program Law Changes

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On April,19 2017, The President signed a law that removes the August 7, 2017 expiration date and allows VA to utilize funding dedicated to the Veterans Choice Program (VCP) until it is exhausted. The VCP is a critical program that increases access to care for Veterans by authorizing millions of appointments for Veterans in the community. The fact sheet below highlights the three changes made to the VCP. You can also view the fact sheet by clicking this link: Choice Extension Fact Sheet FINAL Choice Extension Fact Sheet FINAL_Page_1 Choice Extension Fact Sheet FINAL_Page_2