Wilmington VA Medical Center
The Wilmington VA Medical Center is a member of the Veterans Integrated Service Network 4 which includes 9 other facilities in Philadelphia, Coatesville, Lebanon, Wilkes-Barre, Altoona, Butler, Clarksburg, Erie, and Pittsburgh. The hospital has an approved authorized/operating bed capacity of 60. Also included within the hospital is a 60-bed Community Living Center for extended care. Both are accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.
Wilmington VAMC operates Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC) to service three lower counties of Delaware and four counties of southern New Jersey. These CBOCs are located in Georgetown, DE; Dover, DE; Vineland, NJ; Northfield, NJ; and Cape May, NJ.
Wilmington VAMC is classified as a Clinical Referral Level 2 facility. It is a teaching hospital, providing a full range of patient care services with state-of-the-art technology. Comprehensive health care is provided through primary care and long-term care in areas of medicine, surgery, psychiatry, physical medicine and rehabilitation, neurology, oncology, dentistry, geriatrics, and extended care.
Also located on campus, are a VBA Regional Office and a veterans' center, offering veterans the unique opportunity to obtain health care, benefits services, and Readjustment Counseling at one location.
Wilmington VAMC is also a certified community Cancer Center. Major specialties include medicine, neurology, and surgery. Subspecialties are present in most clinical areas.