Coatesville VA Medical Center - Visual Impairment Services Team VIST

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General Information
Description of ServiceThe Coatesville VA Medical Center's VIST Program helps legally blind and severely visually impaired veterans and their families adjust to vision loss. The program objectives are to identify and inform eligible veterans about services and benefits, to ensure that health care and rehabilitation services are made available, and to help those veterans cope with the devastating loss of vision.VIST Services: To assess for unmet needs related to vision loss, to develop and implement a treatment plan which will address the unmet needs that have been identified, to make appropriate referrals, to educate the veteran on available benefits and services, both VA and community, and to provide ongoing follow-up to the veteran as needed.
LocationChester
Geographical AreaCounties: Chester; States: PA; Countries: USA
Intake ProcedureContact the VIST Coordinator Michelle Focht, LCSW at 610 384-7711, Ext.6222or michelle.focht@va.gov.
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 1400 Black Horse Hill Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Coatesville, PA 193202096
Main Phone 800-290-6172
Service Location Email kathleen.pomorski@va.gov
Web Address http://www.coatesville.va.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Affiliated Program: *Main Site (Coatesville Va Medical Center)
This Service: Coatesville VA Medical Center - Visual Impairment Services Team VIST
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Veterans (YN-9000)
Visual Impairments (YF-9000)