Partners and Affiliates - North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System
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Partners and Affiliates

Academic Partners

The North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System has a strong and meaningful affiliation with the University of Florida*, particularly with the College of Medicine*. Gainesville VA Medical Center is connected both physically and functionally to the University. Over 180 University of Florida medical school residents, interns, and students are trained at the Gainesville and Lake City VA Medical Centers each year. Programs are also in place with the University of Florida for dentistry, nursing, physical therapy, health services administration, and pharmacy. Other affiliations are in place with Florida State University*, Valdosta State University*, Santa Fe College*, and Florida Gateway College*  for programs in nursing, social work, physical therapy, medical technology, and health care administration. Through sharing agreements, there is collaboration in the areas of radiation therapy, professional radiology services, sleep lab, electron microscopy, and cardiac catheterization.


Veterans Service Organizations

The North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System maintains a good working relationship with all of our veteran service organization (VSO) partners. We regularly brief our VSO representatives on changes impacting veterans' health care. 

View the Office of General Counsel's Accreditation web site to find information on accredited VSO organizations.


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