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VA Hines health care

At Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital, our health care teams are deeply experienced and guided by the needs of Veterans, their families, and caregivers. Located 12 miles west of downtown Chicago and at six out patient clinics across the region, Hines VA offers primary, extended and specialty care to Veteran patients in the Chicago area. We are the largest VA in the state of Illinois, where more than a million Veterans reside. The hospital treats more than 56,000 veterans from World War II through the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan.


5000 South 5th Avenue
Hines, IL 60141-3030
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Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital held a Women Veterans Celebration April 27 at Kankakee Community College to offer resources and promote camaraderie among women Veterans.

Woman veteran creates art

Bernard “Bernie” Bluestein rarely thought about his time fighting in World War II, not that it mattered. The 100-year-old former Soldier was sworn to secrecy about his true mission for 51 years.

Former Ghost Army soldiers receive the Congressional Gold Medal.


Think you might be eligible for VA health care, but aren't sure where to start? All Veterans are invited to the Hines VA Health and Benefit Fair June 8 in the main lobby.

Saturday, Jun 8, 2024
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. CT

Main Lobby

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