John J. Pershing Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Stats & Services

General Information

Operated by: Veterans Affairs
Hospital type: General medical and surgical
Number of Beds: 58
Parent system: Department of Veterans Affairs

Statistics

Admissions: 1,521
Inpatient surgeries: 7
Outpatient visits: 119,836
Emergency room visits: 9,987
Births: 0
Number of Beds: 58

Services Provided

Inpatient

  • Elderly/disabled (Skilled nursing care)
  • End-of-life services (Hospice and Palliative care)
  • Hospitalists
  • Infection isolation room

Outpatient

  • Breast cancer screening/mammograms
  • Chiropractic services
  • Complementary/alternative medicine
  • Dental services
  • Fitness center
  • Geriatric services
  • Home health services
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Psychiatric services (Consultation and Outpatient care)
  • Sleep center
  • Stop-smoking program
  • Substance-abuse programs
  • Urgent-care center
  • Women's health center

Patient/Family Support Services

  • Chaplaincy/pastoral care services
  • Patient representative/ombusdman
  • Transportation for elderly/handicapped

Community Outreach

  • Health screenings

Imaging Services (Diagnostic and Therapeutic)

  • CT scanner
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Multislice spiral CT
  • Ultrasound

* At another location in healthcare system or through arrangement with another provider.

Employed Staff

Full Time

Physicians and dentists*: 31
Registered nurses: 106
Licensed practical nurses: 63
Faculty Personnel: NA

Part Time

Physicians and dentists*: 0
Registered nurses: 1
Licensed practical nurses: 0
Faculty Personnel: NA

* At many hospitals, physicians and dentists are not on staff. They are paid as faculty by a medical school or through other arrangements

This information was provided by the American Hospital Association. Find out more about AHA data products at www.ahadata.com.

Data last updated June 2014


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