White River Junction VA Medical Center, Vermont

 

Newport Community Based Outpatient Clinic

Newport Community Based Outpatient Clinic

The recently relocated outpatient clinic in Newport, VT is White River Junction VA Medical Center's northernmost facility for rural Vermont Veterans. The Department of Veterans Affairs is committed to increasing access to VA healthcare for its rural Veterans by providing new outpatient facilities in areas where Veterans currently travel long distances for their care. The clinic is staffed by VA personnel. The VA Newport Outpatient clinic first opened its doors to northern Vermont Veterans on the 12th of August, 2010 at the North Country Hospital location. The 1734 Crawford Farm Road clinic space serves the primary health care needs of eligible veterans in the Newport, Vermont area, while mental health services will continue to be available at Northeast Kingdom Human Services on 154 Duchess Avenue in Newport.

Hours of Operation: Tuesdays - Thursdays 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

SERVICES:

Services provided and arranged for through the Clinic

  • Primary Care
  • Laboratory Tests
  • Preventive services such as annual flu and pneumonia shots
  • Electrocardiograms (EKG)
  • X-rays
  • Medications

ADVANTAGES:

  • Veterans will have one primary care doctor to coordinate care on an ongoing basis.
  • Veterans can receive primary medical care closer to home and don't have to travel to the White River Junction VA Medical Center.
  • Veterans will still be eligible for specialty outpatient care, inpatient care and all other entitlements through the White River Junction VA Medical Center.

DIRECTIONS:

  • From the South
    • Take I-91 north.
    • Take exit 27 to VT-191.
    • Stay on VT-191 toward the town of Newport for .9 miles.
    • Turn right at Crawford Farm Road.
    • Take an immediate left (approximately 150 yards) into the Newport VA Clinic parking lot of 1734 Crawford Farm Road.
  • From the North
    • Take I-91 south.
    • Take exit 27 to VT-191.
    • Stay on VT-191 toward the town of Newport for 1.1 miles.
    • Turn right at Crawford Farm Road.
    • Take an immediate left (approximately 150 yards) into the Newport VA Clinic parking lot of 1734 Crawford Farm Road.
  • From the West
    • Take Rte. 105 East onto Main St. downtown Newport.
    • After 0.3 miles, turn left onto Causeway/US-5.
    • After 0.3 miles, take slight right onto VT-191.
    • After 1.3 miles, turn left onto Crawford Farm Road.
    • Take immediate left (approximately 150 yards) into the Newport VA Clinic parking lot of 1734 Crawford Farm Road.

VA Clinic parking is available to the left of the building.