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VA Central Iowa Health Care System


A to Z List of Services

VA Central Iowa Health Care System brings together quality care and services designed to meet the needs of all of our veterans in the central Iowa and northern Missouri area.

VA Central Iowa Health Care System offers a variety of health services to meet the needs of our nation's Veterans. Many of our services are listed below; however, you may also view our phone directory or contact us for additional information.


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Service Location Phone
Army Wounded Warrior Program (AW2) Advocate Support

If you are enrolled in the U.S. Army Wounded Warrior Program - AW2, we have a AW2 Advocate at VACIHCS to help you through the Wounded Warrior Lifecycle.
Building 3 - Administrative Building, Floor 1, Room 1913
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Diabetes Education Program

Learn how to manage your diabetes with VACIHCS Diabetes Education Program
Main Campus, Building 1, 1704
Main Campus, Building 1, 1706
515-699-5999 Ext. 4255
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Extended Care and Rehabilitation

Learn more about Extended Care and Rehabilitation.
CLC, Building 12
515-699-5999 Ext. 4373
515-699-5999 Ext. 3562
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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender (LGBT) Program

The VA Central Iowa Health Care System offers a variety of programs to create a health care system that is responsive to the particular needs of LGBT patients and staff.
LGBTQ Veteran Care Coordinator, Cynthia Conte
Building 6M, RM 109
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Medical Foster Home Program

The Medical Foster Home Program is a voluntary program that offers safe, long-term care in a home like setting.
MHC 605E-20
Mental Health

Learn more about our Mental Health.
Main Hospital
Music Therapy

VACIHCS offers a robust Music Therapy Program to therapeutically address physical, psychological, cognitive and social functioning for Veteran patients of all ages.
Des Moines Main Campus, CLC - Building 12
515-699-5999 Ext. 4949
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Parkinson's Disease

Learn more about our Parkinsons Disease program.
Main Hospital

Learn more about our Pharmacy.
Main Hospital
800-294-8387 Ext. 9-5832
Pharmacy Residency Program

Th Pharmacy Resident Program offers residents opportunities to practice in diverse patient care settings.
Pharmacy Department, Bldg 1, Room 119
3600 30th Street
Des Moines, IA 50310
Primary Care

Learn more about our Primary Care.
Main Hospital
Psychology Internship Program

The Predoctoral Internship in Professional Psychology at VACIHCS is a member of the Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers.
Amanda Collins-Mesmman
3600 30th Street
Des Moines, IA 50310
515-699-5999 Ext. 7841
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Recreation Therapy

VACIHCS Recreation Therapy: Restoring Function, Recreating Lives
Des Moines Main Campus, CLC - Building 12
515-699-5999 Ext. 4300
515-699-5999 Ext. 4939

Learn more about our Research.
Main Hospital
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Social Work

Learn more about our Social Work.
Main Hospital
Specialty Care

Learn more about our Specialty Care.
Main Hospital
Spinal Cord Injury/Dysfunction Clinic

VACIHCS boasts a strong Spinal Cord Injury/Dysfunction program.
Heather Kerndt, SCI/D Coordinator
CLC - Bldg 12, 3rd Floor
Room C-311
515-699-5999 Ext. 4369
515-699-5999 Ext. 2132
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Telehealth provides clinical care where distance separates those receiving services and those providing services.
Des Moines Medical Center, Bldg 1, Rm 3404
515-699-5999 Ext. 3998
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Veteran Health Education

Staff at VA Central Iowa Health Care system have provided a number of ways for you to learn how to live a healthy lifestyle and self-manage your own health
Des Moines Campus
Administrative Building 3
1st Floor, Room 1951
515-699-5999 Ext. 3421

We have specialized clinics and staff that are here to assist you with your unique medical needs.