Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center
Women who have served in the Armed Forces are eligible for a variety of Veterans benefits. VA actively encourages women to utilize the benefits due them.
The Women’s Veterans Health Care Program at the Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center (OGJVAMC) is committed to excellence in addressing health care needs of all women Veterans and ensuring that timely, equitable, high-quality, and comprehensive health care services are provided in a sensitive and safe environment. OGJVAMC and each of its seven Outpatient/Rural Outreach Clinics now offer a clinically trained, gender specific health care provider available to all female Veterans to ensure comprehensive health care is available in a single visit. In addition, VA Community Care is now offered to each women Veteran for gynecology services not available at the medical center or clinic location.
A separate Women’s Wellness/Primary Care Clinic has been completed at OGJVAMC, which offers a private waiting area for female patients and their children while waiting for their appointments.
Diet and Nutrition
Wellness and Healthy Living
Preventative Health Screenings
Post-Deployment Adjustment Counseling
Treatment for Sexual Trauma and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Treatment for Depression, Anxiety and Stress
Family and Couples Counseling
OEF/OIF/OND Outreach and Supportive Services
MOVE! Weight Management Program
Services for Homeless Veterans
Referrals for Community Services.
Patients will be referred to other VA facilities or to care in the community for any service not available at Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center. For further information, contact the OGJVAMC Women Veterans Program Manager, Barb Robinson, RN, at (800)215-8262, extension 32388.
For Women Veterans, VA is Here
VA welcomes women Veterans. We are committed to providing high-quality services in a sensitive and safe environment at all VA facilities. Women Veteran Program Managers are available at each VA medical center to assist women Veterans with questions and coordinate services (see contact information on this page).
Each woman Veteran is assigned a Women’s Health Primary Care Provider. These experienced providers are trained to deliver comprehensive primary care, as well as routine women’s health care. You will be at the center of a Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) where a provider, nurse, and others will work with you to manage your health care:
- Primary care: general medical care for acute and chronic conditions, such as chronic pain, high blood pressure, and diabetes
- Preventive care: immunizations and cancer screenings (breast and cervical), osteoporosis screening and management
- Gender-specific care
- Birth control, family planning, and preconception counseling
Learn more about the gender-specific services VA has to offer
- Women Veterans Health Care
- Health and Wellness
- Maternity Care
- Military Sexual Trauma
Women Veterans Call Center
The Women Veterans Call Center provides women Veterans information about VA services and resources, benefits, and eligibility. The toll-free line is available Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m. ET and on Saturdays 8:00 a.m.–6:30 p.m. ET. Please see our Women Veterans Call Center website or call 855-VA-WOMEN (855-829-6636). Call, chat, or text are all available.