The services offered by eBenefits for VA include applying for disability compensation or health care, as well as the ability to manage current benefits. People can also manage their health-care benefits account and upload supporting documents for a pending claim.
eBenefits is a website that is offered through the collaboration of the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense, and the website serves service members, veterans, wounded warriors, family members and authorized caregivers. The levels of access to eBenefits includes the basic account that gives individuals limited access to various features including information regarding pension and education benefits, as well as VA health care services.
A premium account allows individuals to have unlimited access to eBenefits and have access to the ability to add or remove a dependent, apply for disability compensation, and check their VA payment history. Information on how to apply for a premium account can be found by clicking on the P icon listed next to services offered only through a premium account.
The eBenefits website also provides veterans and their families with ongoing news regarding changes in claims and appeals forms, news about employment opportunities and other resources that may be available for service members, families and veterans.