How to apply for VHIC card? For a veteran’s health identification cards, the veteran’s first step is to enrol him in the VA health care system. You can apply by just calling the VA health care and submitting the application through calls.
For VHIC just call at 1-877-222-VETS (8387) from 8 a.m to 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday off so you can not apply on Sunday and Saturday.
You will receive your VA healthcare ID card within 10 days after taking the picture. For information on delivering cards, you can call the local VA medical faculty or you need to contact at number 1-877-222-VETS (8387).
What to do with the old card?
VA wants all enrolled Veterans to have the VHIC, which is more secure and protects their personal information.
If you have the old VIC, you should destroy it by cutting it up or shredding it.
Va wants to secure the information of all veterans due to which old card is not accepted. If you have an old VHIC card then just cut it up or shred that card.
What to do if a VHIC card is lost?
In case of the loss of VHIC card veterans need to contact the VA medical facility. Your new picture will be taken for the issuance of the new card.
You need to contact the 1-877-222-VETS (8387) number for applying for the new VHIC card and provide your identification information.