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Veterans Administration Hospitals
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Managed By: Icon Here Veterans Healthcare
Description:
Veterans Administration Hospitals provided medical services for discharged, retired and disabled U.S. military veterans of all services. Veterans hospitals service a wide area and are the central location for the referals of local Veterans Clinics.
Expanded Description:
A waymark in this catagory will be an official Veterans Administration Hospital which are listed in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Facilities Locator & DirectoryVA Medical Center directory. The listings allowed in this category are for those listed as a VA Medical Centers. Outpatient Clinics, Independent Outpatient Clinics and Community Based Outpatient Clinic will be entered in a seperate category. VA Medical Centers are full service hospitals which serve as central locations, serving numerous VA Clinics, and allowing for medical services which can not be provided in the local clinics. VA Medical Centers can usually be found in larger cities.
Instructions for Posting a Veterans Administration Hospitals Waymark:
VA Medical Centers must be listed in the VA Facilities Locator and Directory. The facility must be a stand alone facility with a seperate entrance from any hospitals in the vicinity. The facility must have an obviously visible and definable main entrance to be marked.
Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
In order to record a new log for this waymark an image of the Medical Center must be taken. Various locations for the image may be used if available and encouraged. Examples of these include but are not limited to Emergency Room entrances, front gates, dining facility entrances, etc. If possible some indication of the fact that it is a VA Medical Center should be visible, a sign, etc.
Category Settings:
  • Waymarks can be added to this category
  • New waymarks of this category are reviewed by the category group prior to being published
  • Category is not visible in the directory
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