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Polytrauma Rehabilitation Centers

Polytrauma Rehabilitation Centers (PRCs) provide acute, comprehensive, inpatient rehabilitation. They maintain a full team of dedicated rehabilitation professionals and consultants from other specialties related to polytrauma. The Centers serve as consultants to other facilities in the Polytrauma System of Care.

The PRC interdisciplinary teams include:

  • Physiatrist (rehabilitation doctor)
  • Social Work Case Manager
  • Nurse Case Manager
  • Physical Therapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Recreation Therapist
  • Rehabilitation Nursing
  • Speech and Language Pathologist
  • Rehabilitation Psychologist
  • Neuropsychologist
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
  • Active Duty Military Liaison
  • Blind Rehabilitation Specialist
  • Certified Prosthetist/Orthotist
  • Chaplain
  • Other consultative services as needed (e.g., Neuro-ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Nutrition, Neurology, Psychiatry, Audiology, Surgery)

Richmond PRC

McGuire VA Medical Center is a 427-bed facility, centrally located in Richmond, Virginia, offering primary, secondary, and tertiary health care in medicine, surgery, neurology, rehabilitation medicine, skilled nursing home care, and palliative care. Learn more.

Tampa PRC

The James A. Haley VA Medical Center is a 327-bed tertiary care teaching hospital dedicated to providing the highest quality of inpatient, outpatient, and rehabilitation care and services to Veterans and eligible Servicemembers in Central Florida. Learn more.

Minneapolis PRC

The Minneapolis VA Medical Center serves as the tertiary referral center for the VA Midwest Health Care Network and has 199 acute care diagnostic and treatment beds and 80 extended care beds. Learn more.

Palo Alto PRC

The VA Palo Alto Health Care System (VAPAHCS) is one of the VA’s largest health care referral centers with three hospital-based divisions and a network of six outpatient clinics. More than 85,000 veterans are enrolled in care at the VAPAHCS. Learn more.

San Antonio PRC

The South Texas Veterans Health Care System (STVHCS) is an award winning organization with inpatient facilities in San Antonio and Kerville, Texas. San Antonio is known as "Military City USA" and STVHCS staff have a continuing close partnership with Department of Defense medical facilities. We offer world class health care to Veterans and ServiceMembers. Learn more.