Where do I get the care I need? - Veterans Health Administration
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Where do I get the care I need?

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Washington DC VA Medical Center

The Veterans Health Administration is the largest integrated health care system in the United States, providing care at 1,243 health care facilities, including 170 VA Medical Centers and 1,063 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving more than 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.


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Use a variety of search methods to find a VA medical facility to meet your needs, including medical centers, community based outpatient clinics, Vet Centers, and more.

Connect with your Patient Advocate

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Every VA medical center has at least one patient advocate who ensures all Veterans at the facility receive the care they need.

Contact the Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 press 1

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The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline and online chat available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

Connect with your VA Medical Center

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Your VA medical center wants you to be an active participant in your health care.  You can join the conversation by “liking” VHA and your medical center on Facebook and following us on Twitter.  Please share your ideas and opinions related to VA health care.


* From the National Center for Veterans Analysis and Statistics -- www.va.gov/vetdata