20th Aug
Gender symbols

Will the VA Health System pay for my Sex Reassignment/Gender Reassignment/Gender Confirmation Surgery (SRS/GRS/GCS)?

No.  The VA is prohibited from accomplishing what is termed Gender Alteration, Gender Reorientation, or Genital Identity Revision.  The last term effectively rules out even intersex corrective surgery. [CITE: 38CFR17.38]Code of Federal Regulations Title 38, Chapter 17, Section 38.c) c) In addition to the care specifically excluded from the “medical benefits package” under paragraphs (a) and (b) […]