The Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center
, (MEDVAMC) is located on a 118-acre campus in the heart of the Houston’s medical community and was built in 1991.
MEDVAMC is a state-of-the-art facility with 375 hospital beds, a 40-bed Spinal Cord Injury Center, and a 120-bed transitional care unit for long-term care. An automated, computer-controlled transport system delivers food, laundry, and supplies throughout the building. The six-story granite building is designed with four exterior sections and four atriums that contain patio gardens, wheelchair basketball courts, and a rehabilitation pool. Supported with more than $16 million annually, research conducted by MEDVAMC staff ensures Veterans access to cutting-edge medical and health care technology. With 563 active research projects, the MEDVAMC Research & Development (R&D) Program is an integral part of the medical center’s mission and plays a very important role in the health care Veterans receive. Nearly 3,500 health care professionals provide exceptional quality care to our Veterans. For more than 50 years, the MEDVAMC has provided clinical training for health care professionals. MEDVAMC now operates the largest VA residency program with more than 251 slots. The Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center is providing “The Best Care” to our Veterans, and “The Best Careers” to our Healthcare Professionals…Join us! Please explore more about the Michael E. DeBakey VAMC at the link below:
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The sunshine, being able to play golf 365 days a year, international dining, a truly diverse culture, great education opportunities and the people. From business opportunities to recreation, from high culture to haute cuisine, the Houston region has it all!
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