It's best to use a Login.gov or ID.me account to sign in. These accounts meet modern security standards. Select ‘Option 1: New VA sign in (recommended)’ on the My HealtheVet Sign in page.
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Login.gov and ID.me are used to sign in to VA.gov.
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To prove who you are, you'll have to go through multifactor identification. This extra step to sign in is a simple and effective way to add an extra layer of security to your account. Banks and other places that care about protecting your data often use it.
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If you don’t have either of these accounts, create a Login.gov or ID.me account now and verify your identity.
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