The Atlanta VA Medical Center will host a monthly Town Hall meeting to address the concerns of local Veterans on Saturday, March 26, 2016, in the Pete Wheeler Auditorium from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 22, 2016
The Atlanta VA Medical Center will host a monthly Town Hall meeting to address the concerns of local Veterans on Saturday, March 26, 2016 in the Pete Wheeler Auditorium from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., 1670 Clairmont Rd., Decatur.
“Our top goal will always be to ensure Veterans receive the high quality health that they have earned and deserve,” said Dr. David Bower, Atlanta VA Medical Center acting director. “Focusing on our core values — Integrity, Commitment, Advocacy, Respect, and Excellence — will guide our actions toward accomplishing this most important mission.”
Veterans interested in attending the Town Hall meeting need to RSVP to vhaatgveterantownhallva.gov or at (404) 321-6111, extension 5385/6968/4068. The event is limited to the first 100 individuals. If capacity is reached, Veterans will have the option to sign up for the April 2016 meeting. Lunch and tours of the facility will follow the presentation and question and answer session.
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Atlanta VA Medical Center (VAMC), a Joint Commission and Magnet®-designated medical facility sits on 26 acres in Decatur, Georgia—just minutes from downtown Atlanta. The main medical center is a level 1A tertiary care facility providing patient-centered healthcare via an array of comprehensive medical, surgical, geriatric specialty services, as well as state-of–the-art diagnostic testing throughout 14 sites of care. With 445 inpatient beds, including a 120-bed Community Living Center, a 40-bed domiciliary, and a 12-bed Residential Treatment Program, the Atlanta VAMC is uniquely positioned to serve the healthcare needs of more than 140,000 enrolled Veterans living in 50 counties across northeast Georgia. The Medical Center, also a teaching hospital, provides hands-on and state-of-the-art technology, education and research to residents in collaboration with Emory University School of Medicine and Morehouse School of Medicine.