About the James H. Quillen VA Medical Center James H. Quillen VA Medical Center is a tertiary care facility. It is a teaching hospital, providing a full range of patient care services, with state-of-the-art technology as well as education and research. Comprehensive health care is provided through primary care, tertiary care, and long-term care in areas of medicine, surgery, psychiatry, physical medicine and rehabilitation, neurology, oncology, dentistry, geriatrics, and extended care In addition to providing acute care, the James H. Quillen VA Medical Center offers geriatric and rehabilitation services through its 120-bed Nursing Home Care Unit. The facility also operates a 170-bed Domiciliary that offers a variety of treatment options, which includes a Homeless inpatient treatment program and Homeless Outreach. A U.S. National Cemetery is also located on the grounds of the VA.
Our Affiliations James H. Quillen VA Medical Center has an active affiliation with the James H. Quillen College of Medicine at East Tennessee State University and the East Tennesee State University Gatton College of Pharmacy. The medical school and pharmacy school are housed on the grounds of the VA Medical Center and is utilizing the property through Enhanced-Use Leasing agreement. Over 300 University residents, interns, and students are trained at the James H. Quillen VA Medical Center each year. There are also nursing student affiliations with East Tennessee State University, University of Tennessee, Vanderbilt University and five other nursing schools. There are other major university affiliations with our medical center involving dentistry, pharmacy, social work, and psychology. Learn more about our Affiliations...
120- Nursing Home Care Unit
Type of Facility
General Medicine & Surgery
Domiciliary Homeless Programs (In-patient and Outpatient)