September 30, 2009
Larger Facility to Replace Bob Michel Clinic
“VA is committed to providing 21st century health care to the men and women who have served this nation,” Secretary Shinseki said. “This expanded and improved clinic will ensure
VA has selected the JRA Development Group of
The new facility will be 5,800 square feet larger than the current clinic at
The current, 30-year-old clinic is part of the VA Illiana Health Care System, serving Veterans in central
The clinic has 91 employees and sees more than 9,000 Veterans, with more than 46,000 outpatient visits per year.
Additional services the new clinic will offer include physical medicine and rehabilitation, compensation and pension eligibility exams, environmental agent exams, onsite mobile MRI screening, mammography, expanded women’s health services and other specialty services. The new building will have parking for 311 vehicles.
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