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Milwaukee VA Medical Center (VA Great Lakes)

Milwaukee, WI

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In Development: 4
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Four 10-bedroom Green House homes will replace 40 Community Living Center nursing home beds.

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Sponsoring Organization History

The Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center is located on 125 acres on the western edge of Milwaukee and part of VA Integrated Services Network 12 (VISN 12), which includes facilities in Iron Mountain, MI; Tomah and Madison, WI, and North Chicago, Hines, and Chicago. The Medical Center delivers primary, secondary, and tertiary medical care in 168 care acute operating beds and provides over 500,000 visits annually through an extensive outpatient program. The nursing home care unit of 113 beds offers geriatric programming and the 356 domiciliary beds are the locus of programs in Substance Abuse Rehabilitation, Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder care.

 Sponsoring Organization Mission

VAMC Milwaukee’s Mission is to provide:

  • Medical Care
  • Education
  • Research
  • Back up to D.o.D.

“… to care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow, and his orphan…”  -Abraham Lincoln