Pottsville VA Outpatient Clinic

About

The Pottsville VA Outpatient Clinic is a community-based outpatient clinic serving the needs of veterans in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. This clinic operates under the umbrella of the Lebanon VA Medical Center, providing primary care services for veterans within their community. Facilities such as this one allow veteran access to important health care services without the added hassle of expense of traveling to larger medical centers. The Pottsville Clinic’s parent facility is the Lebanon VA Medical Center, which offers acute medical, surgical, behavioral health, and long-term inpatient care, along with a variety of outpatient services to veterans in Lebanon, Pennsylvania, and the surrounding areas. Lebanon VA Medical Center provides comprehensive health care by utilizing 11 ICU beds, 38-acute health care beds, 17 beds that assist with inpatient hospice care and 119-nursing home care-like beds. This facility is a general medicine and surgery medical center, as well as a teaching hospital guided by continuous education and research. One-third of the employees at Lebanon VA Medical Center are veterans themselves.

Services

The Pottsville VA Outpatient Clinic serves veterans by providing them with primary health care services such as wellness exams, prescription refills, immunizations, and referrals to other facilities within the VA’s extensive network. Should a veteran require services outside the scope of the Pottsville VA Outpatient Clinic they will most likely be first referred to the Lebanon VA Medical Center. The Lebanon VA Medical Center offers veterans a wealth of inpatient and outpatient services and specialty programs. It is recognized for its end of life programs which include an inpatient hospice unit that is considered the top of its practice within the VA. Other home and community programs include their Home Based Primary Care Program, Homemaker Home Health Care, Community Residential Care, Adult Day Health Care, and Homeless Veteran Care. The Lebanon VA Medical Center has also recently added specialized diagnostic services including Nuclear Medicine to their available services, as well as the upcoming completion of their ICU/Urgent Care clinical addition. Other services available are:
  • Inpatient Acute Medicine and Surgical Care
  • Intensive Care – Medical and Surgical
  • Acute Psychiatry Inpatient including Detox
  • Telemetry
  • Ambulatory Surgery/Surgical Procedure Clinic
  • Primary Care
  • Specialty Care/Clinics
  • Dental
  • Behavioral Health Outpatient
  • Homeless Program
  • VIST & Visual Impairment Services Outpatient Rehabilitation (VISOR)
  • OEF/OIF Outreach and Treatment Services
  • Nursing Home Care
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Hospice
  • Homemaker Home Health Care
  • Hospital Based Primary Care
  • Adult Day Health Care
  • Community Residential Care
  • Respite Care
  • Recreation
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Home Medical Equipment (HME)/Home Oxygen
  • Hoptel Services
  • Prison Outreach
  • Women’s Health
  • Transportation Program
  • Volunteer Program
  • Speech Pathology
  • Substance Abuse Treatment
  • Vocational Rehabilitation

Location

The Pottsville VA Outpatient Clinic is located at: Good Samaritan Medical Mall 700 Schuylkill Manor Road Suite 6 Pottsville, Pennsylvania 17901 For more information regarding services and enrollment the clinic can be reached at: 570.621.4115 References: