North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System
Jacksonville 1 VA Clinic
General Facility Information
The Jacksonville OPC provides a broad range of general and specialized medical, dental, surgical, psychiatric, nursing and ancillary services. This clinic serves acute and chronically ill eligible Veterans. Our Veteran patient population requires a complexity of care that ranges from minor health care needs to urgent care. Veterans requiring hospitalization are assessed, stabilized and transferred to either local facilities or to the Gainesville or Lake City VA Medical Centers according to the urgency of their needs. Procedures or specialty care not provided by this clinic are referred to the Gainesville or Lake City VA Medical Centers.
As the health care system continuously works to transform delivery of care for Veterans in North Florida and South Georgia, this facility not only meets the needs of Veterans today but assist in facing the challenges of tomorrow.
- In November 2012, the Jacksonville 1 VA Clinic was activated.
- Since then, the clinic has experienced continued growth in both the number of individual Veterans accessing the facility and number of appointments requested and completed.
- As of March 2021, more than 15,000 Veterans were enrolled to receive care at the Jacksonville 1 VA Clinic.
- The clinic is approximately 106,000 sq. ft.
- The facility offers ample patient parking.
- Clinic hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 6:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., and Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon.
Services Available to Veterans
- Clinical Video Telehealth Services
- Counseling Services
- Lab Work
- Mental Health
- Occupational Therapy
- Primary Care
- Social Work
- Substance Abuse Services
- Women’s Health
Monday - Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 12 Noon
From I-95 (North) Exit 353D, turn off onto ramp. Merge onto SR-114 East (W 8th Street), heading East. Turn right (South) onto North Jefferson Street. The clinic is at 1536 North Jefferson Street.
About the North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System
The North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System (NF/SGVHS) is one of the nation’s leading VA healthcare systems, employing more than 5,800 medical professionals and support staff dedicated to providing the very best care to Veterans residing in North Florida and South Georgia. The organization is the second busiest VA health care system in the country in terms of patients served and is accredited by The Joint Commission, Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, and several other nationally recognized accrediting organizations. The NF/SGVHS operates fourteen facilities to include the medical center located in Gainesville and Lake City and outpatient clinics located in Jacksonville, Marianna, Middleburg, Ocala, Palatka, Perry, St. Augustine, St. Marys, Tallahassee, The Villages, Valdosta, and Waycross.
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