Victor J. Saracini VA Outpatient Clinic
The Victor J. Saracini VA Outpatient Clinic, located in Horsham, Pennsylvania, is a community-based outpatient clinic associated with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Clinics such as this one allow veterans access to primary care and outpatient medical services within their community. For some veterans traveling long distances to larger facilities is difficult or time consuming, these community clinics eliminate the need for that kind of travel.
The Victor J. Saracini VA Outpatient Clinic operates under the umbrella of the Philadelphia VA Medical Center which provides health care to veterans living in the city of Philadelphia and six surrounding counties located in southeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. The Philadelphia VA Medical Center is part of the VA Healthcare Network-VISN 4, serving as an acute referral center for VA health care centers in eastern Pennsylvania, Delaware, and New Jersey.
The Victor J. Saracini VA Outpatient Clinic offers primary care services for veterans in the Montgomery County Area. Primary care typically includes wellness exams, immunizations, physical exams, and prescription services. Some other care provided by this community-based outpatient clinic includes:
- Social Work Services
- Behavioral Health Services (individual, group, and family counseling)
- Smoking Cessation
- Podiatry Services
- Blood Draws
Veterans who need services other than ones available at the outpatient clinic can receive referrals to the Philadelphia VA Medical Center, or any other necessary facility within the VA’s network. The Philadelphia VA Medical Center has over 2,000 employees and 145-acute care beds, as well as a 135-bed nursing home known as the Philadelphia Veterans Community Living Center. In 2009 the Philadelphia VA Medical Center provided care to more than 60,000 patients and operate son a budget of over $380 million. The facility has three main focus areas including: providing health care, conducting medical research, and being prepared to serve in the event of a crisis or emergency.
Specific services available at the Philadelphia VA Medical Center include:
- Geriatrics and Extended care
- Mental Health Programs
- Parkinson’s Disease Research, Education, and Clinical Center
- Pharmacy Services
- Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation In-Patient Program
- Polytrauma Team
- Sleep Center
- Specialty Care (neurology, radiation, oncology, and audiology)
- Spinal Cord Injury Program
- Women’s Health
The Victor J. Saracini VA Outpatient Clinic is located at:
433 Caredean Dr.
Horsham, Pennsylvania 19044
For more information regarding services and enrollment the clinic can be reached at: 215.823.6050