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www.va.gov/health/aboutVHA.asp

About VHA. The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) is the largest integrated health care system in the United States, providing care at 1,243 health care facilities, including 170 VA Medical Centers and 1,063 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics) to over 9 million Veterans enrolled in the VA ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2089116

For the first time in the history of this debate, the Veterans Health Administration is emerging as a local (domestic) model for the US national health care system. This is especially .... Yano et al. examined the role of primary care delivery in the reported quality transformation of the VA health care system over the past decade .

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2690309

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) is the largest integrated health care system in the United States (Evans 2005) and provides public-sector care for honorably ... In recent years, however, articles in the academic and popular press have reported quite a sharp turnaround in the VHA's performance (Asch et al. 2004 ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17236614

Public Health Rep. 2007 Jan-Feb;122(1):93-100. Veterans using and uninsured veterans not using Veterans Affairs (VA) health care. Nelson KM(1), Starkebaum GA, Reiber GE. Author information: (1)Primary and Specialty Medical Care Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98107, USA. Karin.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4482117

We used administrative data from the Veterans Healthcare Administration (VA) from 2000 to 2007 to identify patients receiving regular medical care (VA users) or .... algorithms described by Quan et al and Elixhauser et al and were identified based on diagnoses present on all VA encounters within the 12 months preceding ...