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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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Health Benefits

Find out if you're eligible. Apply for VA health benefits.

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Staff at the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center participate in a PINK OUT every Monday in October to promote breast cancer awareness.

Breast Cancer Awareness Information for Veterans

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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

Staff at the Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center participate in a PINK OUT every Monday in October to promote breast cancer awareness.

Breast Cancer Awareness

The Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center's Women's Clinic has acquired a new state of the art 3D imaging mammography unit which allows superior imaging leading to earlier detection. Full Story

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

Events & Classes

Be Prevention Proud!
Oct 18, 2017  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM  (EST)  
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Relax Your Brain and Body; Ease Your Mind with Yoga
Oct 20, 2017  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM  (EST)  
2nd Floor Recreation Room

Breast Health: What To Do, When, and How To Do It
Oct 24, 2017  1:00 PM - 2:00 PM  (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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