VA Mobile Clinic comes to Lake Charles

The following is a Press Release from the Department of Veterans Affairs:

The Alexandria VA Health Care System (VAHCS) is pleased to announce the opening of the Lake Charles VA Interim Clinic on Monday, June 4 at 11 a.m.

"Opening this clinic brings medical care closer to the Veterans of southwest Louisiana until a permanent structure is in place," said Gracie Specks, M.S., M.B.A., Alexandria VAHCS director.

The mobile clinic will operate from 4250 5th Avenue, the Paisaneauxs of Lake Charles, LLC Building, formerly occupied by Louisiana Work Force Development.

The VA-staffed clinic will provide primary care, including women's health, to scheduled patients. The clinic will offer the following expanded hours to meet the needs of the Veteran:  Monday 11:00 a.m.-7:30 p.m.; Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; and Friday 7:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.  For more information, please call (318) 466-4500.