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Senate Committee on Veterans Health, Select - 81st R.S. (2009)

Committee: Senate Veterans Health, Select
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: Interim report to the 82nd Legislature
Subjects: Base realignment and closure | Veterans | Veterans' health care |
Library Call Number: L1836.81 V641h
Session: 81st R.S. (2009)
Online version: View report [79 pages  File size: 7,552 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. Review the availability and quality of federal health care benefits for Texas veterans, including VA hospitals, primary and specialty health care sevices, and social work services. Make recommendations to the Texas Legislature and the Veterans Administration for improving access and quality of services.
2. Review the availability and quality of state health care benefits for Texas veterans, including state supported nursing homes, mental health services, and other primary and specialty health care services. Make recommendations to the Texas Legislature for improving access and quality of services.
3. Monitor BRAC (Base Realignment and Closure) recommended integration of Wilford Hall Medical Center and Brooke Army Medical Center and the subsequent creation of the San Antonio Military Medical Center (SAMMC) to ensure that Texas veterans receive the benefits they diserve.

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