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Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center

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Welcome to the Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center

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Honoring America’s Veterans with quality health care services, part of the largest integrated health care ...

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A woman volunteer helps a man in a wheelchair

What will you do?

Show appreciation for our Veterans sacrifice by Volunteering. Everyone can do something.

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Marine Corps Veteran Ruben Vargas and his pal Dandy

Veterans Conquer Depression with Equine Therapy

Veterans coping with depression, post-traumatic stress...

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Hepatitis C and Baby Boomers

  • 75% of HCV infected patients were born between 1945-1965.
  • Baby Boomers are 5 times more likely to be infected with Hepatitis C.
  • Most are asymptomatic and are unaware of their infection.
  • Untreated Hepatitis C can lead to liver failure or liver cancer.
  • We have over 5,000 Baby Boomers who need to be tested for Hepatitis C.
  • Any provider can order a Hepatitis C blood test.
  • Most patients can be cured with 12 weeks of therapy.
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Local Features

Inside Veterans Health

Male Veteran standing beside a horse.

Get to Know a Horse

For some Veterans coping with depression, post-traumatic stress and even physical pain, spending some quality time with a horse (also known as equine therapy) might just be the perfect remedy. Full Story

Returning Service Members ptsd Veterans Choice Program Healthy Living VA Health Care - Apply Veterans talk about PTSD and treatment: AboutFace

Events & Classes

Veterans Affairs Community Town Hall Meeting - Sayre
May 31, 2017  5:00 PM - 6:00 PM  (EST)  
Sayre VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic, 1537 Elmira Street, Sayre, PA

Veterans and Family Advisory Council
Jun 14, 2017  9:00 AM - 10:00 AM  (EST)  
Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center, 5th Floor Media Room

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Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center

1111 East End Blvd.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711
570-824-3521 | 877-928-2621 Directions

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