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Resources: Healthcare

Advanced Care Planning
Date of Meeting: September 30, 2020

The Fargo VA offers "Advanced Care Planning every day Monday-Friday from 11:00 a.m. -- 12:00 p.m. at the Fargo VA Medical Center. Planning sessions are held in Room 1C-86. Those veterans located near Community Based Outreach Clinics (CBOC's) can visit their CBOC and attend via Video Conference (Call in V-TEL 9529100).

Affordable Care Act (ACA)
Date of Meeting: September 30, 2020
Community Care » Urgent Care
Date of Meeting: September 30, 2020
Community-Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC)
Date of Meeting: September 30, 2020
Dreams for Veterans
Date of Meeting: August 14, 2020
Hearing Aids
Date of Meeting: September 30, 2020

You may qualify for a Hardship Assistance Grant for hearing aids if you are not eligible at the VA.

Medical Marijuana for ND Veterans
Date of Meeting: September 30, 2020

Veterans Affairs is a federal agency and must follow federal laws. ND Veterans using the VA Healthcare System will not receive a prescription from a VA doctor for medical marijuana as it is classified as a Schedule I controlled substance under federal law.  

National Center for PTSD
Date of Meeting: September 30, 2020
ND Veterans Preference Frequently Asked Questions

These are the most frequently asked questions regarding Veterans Preference.  Please review them and contact us if your question isn't answered.

Returning OIF/OEF/OND Servicemembers
Date of Meeting: September 30, 2020

Visit the Fargo VA website for more information.

TRICARE

TRICARE is managed by the Defense Health Agency (DHA) under the policy guidance and direction of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Health Affairs) (ASD[HA]). The DHA manages the TRICARE budget, executes TRICARE policies and oversees the entire TRICARE health program.

Military retirees are eligible for TRICARE For Life.  TRICARE For Life offers secondary coverage to Medicare for all beneficiaries who have both Medicare Parts A and B. 

VA Contract Nursing Homes
Date of Meeting: April 7, 2017
VA Mission Act
Date of Meeting: September 30, 2020
VA Office of Rural Health
Date of Meeting: September 30, 2020

Rural Veterans have distinct issues and challenges compared to their urban counterparts. 

Veterans & Mesothelioma
Date of Meeting: October 8, 2020
Wounded Warrior/Disabled Veteran Resources
Date of Meeting: September 30, 2020

Military Service Organizations

  • The Army Wounded Warrior Program (AW2) is the official U.S. Army program that assists and advocates for severely wounded, ill or injured Soldiers, Veterans, and their Families, wherever they are located, regardless of military status.