Among the more than 1.1 million Texans eligible for coverage through the Texas Way are nearly 50,000 uninsured military veterans. Through the Texas Way, these veterans could access comprehensive, affordable private health insurance.
The VA Does Not Cover All Veterans
Not all military veterans qualify for free health care through the Department of Veterans Affairs. In fact, nationwide, only 8.9 million of the 22 million veterans are enrolled in VA health coverage.
Texas leads the nation with more than 130,000 uninsured veterans. Nearly 50,000 of these uninsured veterans would qualify for coverage through the Texas Way.