The new, six-story Veterans Affairs Health Care Center is located on 35 acres, which accommodates the building, courtyards, access roads, parking, and central energy plant. The 295,000 net usable sq. ft. makes it the largest new lease acquisition for the VA. Working closely with VA management and key stakeholders, the design team provided knowledge-based planning and programming to achieve the VA’s goals for a facility. As part of the VA’s program for cultural transformation and commitment to providing patient-centered care, the primary care clinic design was based on the medical home model, which the VA calls the Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT).
The state-of-the-art health care center offers a full array of outpatient services, including the following: