DEPARTMENT OF VETERAN AFFAIRS MEDICAL CENTER


1111 East End Boulevard, Wilkes Barre, PA 18711

Year established: 1950

Number of Employees: 933

The Wilkes Barre VA Medical Center, with 116 operating beds and a 138-bed nursing home care unit, services veterans throughout northeastern and central Pennsylvania and southern New York. Ambulatory care services are provided in Wilkes-Barre, Allentown, Sayre, Williamsport, Tobyhanna and Schuylkill County. The facility offers a hemodialysis unit, cardiopulmonary rehabilitation program, outpatient post-traumatic stress disorder program, mental health clinic, substance abuse treatment, hospice unit, short stay procedure unit and visual impairment services. The center which has been designated a diabetic center of excellence and enjoys training affiliations, include Hahnemann School of Medicine, Philadelphia, and Community Medical Center.

 

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Skills in Scranton
 Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Business and Industry,
the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce
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the Great Valley Technology Alliance
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the Workforce Investment Boards of Lackawanna and Luzerne counties,
The Scranton Times, The Tribune
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Citizens Voice

and the Northeast Pennsylvania Business Journal