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Spinal Cord Injuries and Disorders System of Care

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Research and FAQs

Research in SCI/D

You can get more information about research in SCI/D at the following links.

National Institutes of Neurological Disorders and Stroke: Spinal Cord Injury: Hope Through Research

Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation

Frequently asked questions

How do I make a referral? For more information, visit our referrals page.

What services do you offer for Veterans with Spinal Cord Injury and Disorders? We offer a wide range of services to Veterans with SCI/D. For more information, visit our SCI/D Services page

Who is eligible for care? For more information, visit the SCI/D Eligibility page or contact the nearest SCI/D Center. You can get information about applying for VA health care at VA's Apply for VA health care page

What jobs are available? For more information about a career at VA, visit

What training opportunities exist at VA for SCI/D care? For professional training opportunities, visit our careers and training page.

Do you take insurance? What are the copays? We can bill a Veteran’s health insurance for any care, supplies, or medicine (medications). For more information, visit VA’s health care and other insurance page.
Learn more about copays at VA's Health Care Costs Page.

What university affiliations do you have? VA has strong ties to medical schools in the United States and is the nation’s largest trainer of health care providers. VA's Office of Academic Affiliation site has more information.

How do you ensure quality? VA health care services are accredited by appropriate organizations such as Joint Commission and the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities.

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