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Important Updates

Attention: VA Central Iowa Health Care facilities, along with all other VA facilities across the nation, are becoming smoke-free.

Beginning July 1, 2019, smoking will no longer be permitted on any Central Iowa VA facility or grounds for patients, visitors, volunteers, contractors and vendors.

  • Medication assistance will be available to patients as medical conditions allow. 
  • Veterans and visitors are strongly encouraged to leave all tobacco and smoking materials at home. Some areas may require materials to be stored during your visit.
  • Interested in quitting tobacco? Our VA has more treatment options available than ever before. Talk to your primary care team today.


In the near future, we will be doing some much needed road repairs at the main campus in Des Moines. 

The Legion Drive Entrance, accessed off of 30th Street (the old main entrance), and Parking Lot 1 (off of Primary Care) will be temporarily closed, from June 3, 2019 to June 26, 2019. Please use the entrance on Euclid or 36th Street during this time.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may incur.  Please see below for a map highlighting this project. Learn more »

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3600 30th Street
Des Moines, IA 50310
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