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“Quality care” has many definitions, but at VA it means:
• The right type of care for your health condition
• Care that results in the best possible outcome for you
• Care delivered with attention to your concerns, needs, and life goals
• Care that keeps you safe from hazards and harm
VA strives to provide the highest quality care possible every day. This site will tell you how we’re doing! For more details about what this site has to offer, please visit our About Quality of Care page.
Whether it's for a routine checkup or an unexpected medical emergency, Veterans can expect to receive world-class health care from VA medical centers.
Vietnam Army Veteran Tomas Benavides found this out after he collapsed one day and was rushed to the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center in Houston. There, his primary treating team recognized the symptoms of a stroke and quickly sprang into action.
Today, thanks to the Stroke Team's quick work and experience, Benavides is free of all stroke symptoms. Read more ...