VA Caribbean Healthcare System
Veterans Town Hall Meeting at the Arecibo Temporary Clinic
July 2, 2018
The Department of Veterans Affairs cordially invites you to:
Veterans Town Hall Meeting at the Arecibo Temporary Clinic, Coliseum Manuel Petaca Iguina on Friday, July 6, 2018 from 02:30PM – 03:30PM.
You will have the opportunity to ask about future plans for the new clinic for Veterans from Arecibo and the surrounding municipalities.
For more information: (787) 641-7582 extension 31932
El Departamento de Asuntos del Veterano (VA) te invita a:
Reunión con Líderes del VA “Town Hall Meeting”, el Viernes, 6 de julio de 2018 da las 02:30PM – 03:30PM en la Clínica Temporera de Veteranos de Arecibo,
Coliseo Manuel Petaca Iguina.
Tendrás la oportunidad de preguntar sobre planes futuros de la nueva clínica para veteranos de Arecibo y pueblos limítrofes.
Para mas información: (787) 641-7582 extensión: 31932
The VA Caribbean Healthcare System (VACHS) is a Joint Commission accredited, complexity system level 1a of care serving Veterans in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. VACHS consist of a tertiary care VA Medical Center (VAMC) located in San Juan, Puerto Rico and 10 Outpatient Clinics (OPCs) throughout: Puerto Rico located in Arecibo, Ceiba, Comerio, Guayama, Mayaguez, Ponce, Utuado, and Vieques; and the U.S. Virgin Islands located in St. Croix and St. Thomas. The San Juan VA Medical Center includes multi-disciplinary ambulatory facilities and 280 operational acute care beds including 12 blind rehabilitation beds and 122 operational nursing home beds. Services are provided to a population of approximately 82,574 veterans residing in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. In FY 2017, the VACHS registered 62,974 unique patients and recorded 1,047,566 outpatient visits and 9,719 hospital admissions.
For any questions about the content of this message, please contact:
Rafael E. Contreras Espinoza (USA Ret.) | U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Public Affairs Officer
Patient and Community Relations
10 Casia Street San Juan, PR 00921 | 787-641-7582 Ext 31930 (office) | 787-679-8682 (direct)
VA Caribbean Healthcare System | Puerto Rico & U.S. Virgin Islands
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