Critical Care for Veterans Living Abroad
- Qualified Physicians
- Diagnostic imaging like x-rays and MRIs
- Bloodwork and urine tests
- Physical therapy
- Compensation and Pension Exams
- Two locations in the Dominican Republic
- Puuerto Plata , SantoDomingo
- Comprehensive primary care and behavioral health care services
Department of Veterans Affairs Statistics
Zero Veterans Tracked Outside of the U.S by the Department of Veterans Affairs
Veterans Tracked in All 52 States in the United States!
19.5 Million Veterans Worldwide but only 9 million use the VA
VAFMS has provided care to over 300 veterans
Primary care services for veterans.
TELEMEDICINE IN-Dominican Republic
Personal Care: Highly qualified primary care providers, specialty care referrals.
Laboratory: Blood drawing services available
- Women’s Health Services
- Behavioral Health services including individual, group and family counseling, and programs such as QuitSmart Smoking Cessation.
- Wellness and prevention, such as counseling and weight-loss programs.
- Diagnosis, such as lab tests and MRI scans
- Rehabilitation, such as drug or alcohol rehab and physical therapy .
- MENTAL HEALTH OUT-PATIENT
OUTPATIENT CARE-Outpatient care can involve one or more mental health services that don’t require a prolonged stay in a facility. Treatment provided in Outpatient care helps patients learn to cope with stressors and manage their mental health. These services can include counseling, group therapy, medical consultations, and psychiatry. Treatment can be anywhere from short-term counseling, to long-term care plans including therapy and/or medication Outpatient care is the most common treatment for many mental health problems due to its lower cost, better flexibility to patients needs and schedules, and a larger selection of providers. Outpatient care should only be applied when constant support is unnecessary and it is healthier for the patient to remain in their environment to experience stressors and learn to cope with professional guidance. This approach is often the best course of action for patients with problems like Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Traumatic Brain Injury, eating disorders, depression, and anxiety..
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