Home Based Primary Care - VA Caribbean Healthcare System
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VA Caribbean Healthcare System

 

Home Based Primary Care

Description of Services

Home Based Primary Care is a program that provides primary care in the home, delivered by a physician-supervised interdisciplinary team composed of VA staff, to homebound veterans whose medical complexity and functional impairment precludes treatment in an ambulatory care setting.

VA Caribbean Healthcare System has the privilege of five Patient Align Care Team: San Juan (3), Ponce(1) and MOPC(1)

Services provided in Home Based Primary Care includes medical care, nursing care and education, rehabilitation services, nutritional counseling, social work services, clinical pharmacy services, care management, and bereavement counseling.

San Juan also provides Mental health care.

Team composition: Physician, Psychiatrist, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Social Worker, Pharmacist, Nutritionist, Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist and Program Support Assistant.

Hours of operation

Monday to Friday from 7:00am to 4:00pm

Locations

San Juan:

2A- 104: 2nd Floor Community Living Center
6K- Office K- 6691

Ponce HBPC: A-217, Next Ophthalmology Clinic

Mayaguez (MOPC): Home Based Primary Care in MOPC has various offices C308, C306, C313 , C315, C316 all located in a square block area.

It is next to the MOPC Administrative office and the Conference/Education room on its right side. On the left side it is next to HAS Administrative Travel, Means test, Release of information, Patient Rep, Supervisor and Lead office.

Key Staff

Santos Danila, PSA, Ext 86109
Cintron, Roberto, PSA, Ext 22100
Acosta Rosa, Ext 44351
Cuevas Angel, Ext 48209

Luz Garcia Chief Nurse Home and Community Based Care Services --- Ext 86913

Contact Info

Location

  • VA Caribbean Healthcare System

Contact Number(s)

  • 787-641-7582 Ext. 86913
  • 787-641-7582 Ext. 86109

Hours of Operation

  • Monday to Friday from 7:00am to 4:00pm