North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System
Jacksonville Navy VA Medical Center
Naval Hospital (NH) Jacksonville and North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System (NF/SGVHS) of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) have partnered, to provide inpatient care to Veterans at NH Jacksonville. The partnership provides an additional option for Veterans and their physicians, when an overnight stay at the hospital is needed. It also makes efficient use of inpatient capacity at NH Jacksonville and supports NH Jacksonville clinicians in maintaining their advanced skills by treating higher-acuity patients.
Veterans’ physicians at either the Malcom Randall or Lake City VA Medical Centers will have the option to admit and medically transport Veterans to NH Jacksonville for an overnight stay, when medically appropriate and capacity exists. Eligible Veterans will need to register their Veterans Health Identification Card with base security at the main gate.
VHIC Card Holders Authorized to Sponsor family members at NAS Jacksonville
Veterans Health Identification Card (VHIC) holders are authorized to sponsor family members aboard NAS Jacksonville Commissary, Navy Exchange (NEX) and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) retail facility privileges are now extended to certain eligible Veterans and their caregivers. Purple Heart recipients, former POWs, or Veterans who have a service-connected disability, and designated primary family caregivers of eligible Veterans, are permitted to use these facilities. For more information click link below.