Connecting With the VA For Healthcare Providers

Connecting With the VA For Healthcare Providers

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INSTRUCTOR: Carie Rodgers, Ph.D., ABPP; Education Director, PsychArmor Institute

TIME: 60 Minutes

 

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COURSE OVERVIEW

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs provides patient care and federal benefits to Veterans and their dependents. The purpose of this course is to introduce you to the Veterans Administration, its constituent agencies, and how a healthcare provider can interact with the agency.  


SUBJECT AREAS

 

  • Veterans Administrations
  • Health Care
  • Connecting with the VA,
  • Mental Health Resources

FORMAT

Web-Based Training, Self-Study (Online)


COURSE LENGTH

60 Minutes


CREDIT

One Continuing Education Credit / One Clock Hour


COURSE RELEASE DATE

October 1, 2015


TARGET AUDIENCE

This course is intended for social workers, psychologists, marriage and family therapists, and other mental health professionals working with military and Veteran populations.


COURSE LEVEL

Beginner


OUTCOMES & OBJECTIVES

 

  • Describe the three types of Veteran Administrations programs and their purpose
  • Assess if someone qualifies for VA services and how to refer or enroll someone in the VA
  • Recognize and list the three regions identified by Tricare as approved contractors

REGISTRATION/PARTICIPATION IN ACTIVITY PROCEDURES

 

  1. Length of Course: One Hour
  2. Review program schedule
  3. Register for course on PsychArmor's Virtual Learning Management System
  4. Attend and participate in 100% of program activity and evaluation

ACCREDITATION/APPROVAL


STATEMENT OF PARTICIPATION

A certificate of completion will be awarded to participants and accreditation records will be on file at PsychArmor Institute. In order to receive a certificate of completion from PsychArmor, learners must register in PsychArmor's learning management system, attend 100% of the program and complete the evaluations as directed in PsychArmor's course To inquire about CE's, contact CE@PsychArmor.org and provide your name, email, and license number.


COURSE SCHEDULE

 

  • Overview of the VA and its history (5 Minutes)
  • How to connect with the VA (10 Minutes)
  • Overview of VA healthcare treatment options and Tricare (15 Minutes)
  • Review of method for community providers to gain approval by Tricare (10 Minutes)
  • VA resources for healthcare providers, Veterans, and families (15 Minutes)
  • Closing statements (5 Minutes)

COURSE INSTRUCTOR & CREDENTIALS

References are available for this course upon request at Support@psycharmor.org



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