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Wilkes-Barre Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Wilkes-Barre Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Find everything you need to know about Wilkes-Barre Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Located in Wilkes-Barre (PA), this hospital has 173 beds. Check specializations, record the location and contact information to request medical appointment.

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Wilkes-Barre Veterans Affairs Medical Center is classified as General medical and surgical and Parent system is Department of Veterans Affairs

  • Operated by: Veterans Affairs
  • Hospital Type: General medical and surgical
  • Number of Beds: 173
  • Parent system: Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Admissions: 3,622
  • Inpatient surgeries: NA
  • Outpatient visits: 378,967
  • Emergency room visits: 8,464
  • Births: NA
  • Staff Full Time
    • Physicians and dentists: 75
    • Registered nurses: 132
    • Licensed practical nurses: 25
    • Faculty Personnel: NA
  • Staff Part Time
    • Physicians and dentists: 14
    • Registered nurses: 6
    • Licensed practical nurses: 3
    • Faculty Personnel: NA

Location & Contact Information

Wilkes-Barre Veterans Affairs Medical Center
1111 East End Boulevard
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0030
(570) 824-3521
www.va.gov/vamcwb

Doctors

Services

Inpatient

  • Elderly/disabled (Skilled nursing care)
  • End-of-life services (Hospice, Pain management and Palliative care)
  • Hospitalists
  • Infection isolation room
  • Cancer services
  • Psychiatric care (Partial hospitalization* and Psychiatric emergency services)

Outpatient

  • Arthritis center*
  • Bariatric/weight control services
  • Breast cancer screening/mammograms*
  • Chemotherapy
  • Chiropractic services*
  • Dental services
  • Fitness center
  • Geriatric services
  • HIV-AIDS services
  • Home health services
  • Kidney dialysis
  • Chemotherapy
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Psychiatric services (Consultation, Geriatric services and Outpatient care)
  • Sleep center
  • Stop-smoking program
  • Substance-abuse programs
  • Women's health center

Patient/Family Support Services

  • Help with government services
  • Chaplaincy/pastoral care services
  • Cancer services
  • Patient support groups
  • Patient representative/ombusdman
  • Translation services
  • Community Outreach
  • Health fairs
  • Health screenings

Imaging Services (Diagnostic and Therapeutic)

  • CT scanner
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Multislice spiral CT
  • Single photon emission CT
  • Ultrasound

  • * At another location in healthcare system or through arrangement with another provider.