NCUIH Submits Testimony to House and Senate Veterans Affairs Committees

On March 18, 2021, the House and Senate Veterans Affairs Committee invited the National Council of Urban Indian Health to submit testimony on ongoing issues facing urban Native veterans.

NCUIH made the following recommendations:

Why Does this Matter to UIOs?:

AI/AN veterans often prefer to use Indian Health Care Providers (IHCPs), including UIOs, for reasons such as cultural competency, community and familial relations, and shorter wait times.

Policy Contact: Meredith Raimondi,

Read the Testimony

By NCUIH, posted on Wednesday March 24, 2021
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