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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 44,000 veterans from World War II through the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan.


Edward Hines Junior Hospital

5000 South 5th Avenue
Hines, IL 60141-3030
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Main phone: 708-202-8387
Mental health care: 708-202-2002
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Hines VA’s Fisher House celebrates 13th anniversary

Maria Gresham started crying when Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital medical staff said her husband Marshall needed a knee replacement.

Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital's Fisher House celebrated its 13th Anniversary on March 1, 2023.

VA helps train next generation of Chicago-area health care providers

When most people imagine a medical school, they may not think about the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Jessica Aparri helps care for a Veteran patient at Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital on Mar. 13, 2023. Aparri is registered nurse taking part in the hospital’s year-long Post-Baccalaureate Resident Nursing Program. The Department of Veterans Affairs trains approximately 16,000 annually at VA medical centers nationwide. (Photo by Matthew Moeller, Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital Public Affairs Office)
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Veteran Outreach Event | Brookfield, IL

Discuss VA health care and benefits with the Hines VA Outreach Team at Supporting Our Veterans Sisters event.

Sunday, Mar 26, 2023
2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. CT
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