This e-booklet takes you on an inside tour of the programs and services at Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, (Bedford VAMC) to assist you in discovering what health services our facility has pledged to provide to Veterans and how to access these services.
Section 1 provides information about eligibility, and enrollment with online or in person instructions.
Section 2 describes treatments available for the most common mental health problems of Veterans (such as depression, substance abuse, and posttraumatic stress disorder) and describes special programs offered for particular groups of Veterans (such as women Veterans, Veterans who are homeless or older Veterans). How to access Mental Health Services and the continuum of services is described.
Section 3 provides information about treatments available for primary care, and specialty care with resources for our returning Veterans.
Section 4 describes some of our Wellness offerings.
Section 5 is an overview of Geriatric and Extended Care Services at Bedford VAMC, including the Caregiver program and contact information for eligible post 9/11 Veterans.
Section 6 provides information on ground breaking research at Bedford VAMC.
Section 7 lists ways and opportunities to connect with us including frequently used telephone numbers and specialized 1-800 numbers that can link you to care in urgent situations. You will also find a map to programs, transportation information, and links to our website and our Facebook page. We’ve included descriptions of some of the annual events cherished by the Bedford VAMC community.