The Facility's RN Transfer Coordinator (TC) coordinates all referrals to and from the inpatient units. SVAHCS averages 50 transfers to and from the facility. This does not take into account the referrals to our facility that are not accepted. The TC works with other facilities within and out of VISN 19. RN Transfer Coordinator provides coverage as the Traveling Veteran Coordinator and is the back up for the Home Health Nurse Coordinator. This position monitors all community care emergencies.
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.