Geriatrics and Extended Care (GEC) is committed to optimizing the health and well-being of Veterans with multiple chronic conditions, life-limiting illness, frailty or disability associated with chronic disease, aging or injury. Our programs focus on maximizing each Veteran’s functional independence and lessening the burden of disability on Veterans and their families and caregivers.
Dr. Allman is responsible for developing policy that supports VA’s provision of integrated care for elderly and chronically ill Veterans.
Dr. Edes is responsible for the implementation of Geriatrics and Extended Care programs and services to the local VA medical centers.
Veterans Crisis Line:
1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs | 810 Vermont Avenue, NW Washington DC 20420
Last updated April 7, 2014