New Hospital for Orlando
Week of January 07, 2008
The Department of Veterans Affairs announced a site is being purchased for a new 134-bed hospital and outpatient clinic in Orlando, Fla. across from the new University of Central Florida College of Medicine. The new VA medical center should be operational in 2012. The new facility will provide acute care, complex specialty care and advanced diagnostic services through a hospital, an outpatient clinic, a 118-bed nursing home, and a 60-bed domiciliary. The site will also contain a veterans' benefits office that will help veterans to obtain compensation, pensions or other financial benefits earned by military service.