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The VA Heartland Network is one of twenty-two Veterans Integrated Service Networks (VISN) located throughout the United States. The VA Heartland Network also known as VISN 15, provides health care services to veterans in Kansas and Missouri, as well as parts of Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky and Arkansas.
VA Heartland Network is one of the only VA networks in the country to be endorsed by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
The VA Heartland Network includes seven VA medical centers on nine campuses and 43 community based outpatient clinics (CBOCs) in six states (Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas, Kentucky and Indiana).
The medical centers are:
Columbia, Missouri Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital
Kansas City, Missouri Kansas City VA Medical Center
Leavenworth, Kansas* Dwight D. Eisenhower VA Medical Center
Marion, Illinois Marion VA Medical Center
Poplar Bluff, Missouri John J. Pershing VA Medical Center
St. Louis, Missouri John Cochran Division & Jefferson Barracks Division
Topeka, Kansas* Colmery-O'Neil VA Medical Center
Wichita, Kansas Robert J. Dole Department of Veterans Affairs Medical and Regional Office Center
*The Topeka and Leavenworth VA Medical Centers together form the VA Eastern Kansas Health Care Network
By bringing our medical centers together, VA Heartland Network is able to deliver efficient and effective medical treatment across the complete continuum of care - primary, secondary and tertiary. Our specialties include some of the most demanding medical programs:
Cardiac surgery and care
Spinal cord injuries
Substance abuse rehabilitation
Our 43 outpatient clinics bring medical care directly into local communities throughout the VA Heartland Network