VISN 8 (Florida, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands)

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VISN 8 has over 26,000 onboard employees located in seven health care systems (6 of the 8 medical centers are complexity level 1a, the most highly complex of all VHA facilities), 57 clinics, and network office which equates to nearly 10% of the total number of employees in the combined Veterans Health Administration (VHA).  VISN 8 is the largest of the 21 healthcare networks, geographically covering most of Florida, South Georgia, and the Caribbean. Additionally, the medical centers and clinics support and train a large number of residents, interns, and trainees in a wide variety of medical specialists and health care occupations.