VA Caribbean Healthcare System
Description of services
Our Specialty Care Patient Program is divided into two major areas, Surgery and Medicine.
Our coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) has the best outcomes in the VA system, and other surgical outcomes at VA Caribbean Healthcare System rank among the best in the VA system.
By involving the patient in the decision-making process for select procedures, we make the patient an equal partner in successful outcomes.
Our specialty care line includes the following services
All patients are referred to our specialty clinics by Primary Care Providers.
Our Medical Service provides hospital based internal medicine, dermatological and neurological care to the inpatient and outpatient Veteran population as well as subspecialty care in all Internal Medicine subspecialties.
We have an affiliation with the Hematology and Oncology ACGME accredited program at San Juan City Hospital and Neurology ACGME accredited program of the University Hospital. In addition, the Medical Service is an ACGME accredited training program in the following programs sections.
The Medical Service consists of the following sections —
General Internal Medicine
Pulmonary and Critical Care
Hematology and Oncology
Diabetes and Metabolism
Gastroenterology and Hepatic Diseases
Neurology and Emergency Medicine.
The Medical Service is responsible of 209 acute beds of the VA Caribbean Healthcare System.
- VA Caribbean Healthcare System
Hours of Operation
- Monday to Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm