About the VA Eastern Kansas Health Care System - VA Eastern Kansas Health Care System
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VA Eastern Kansas Health Care System


About the VA Eastern Kansas Health Care System

Since 1946, the staff of the Colmery-O'Neil VA Medical Center has been serving veterans. Today, we proudly serve our nation's veterans with excellent health care as part of the VA Eastern Kansas Health Care System (VAEKHCS). We consider it our privilege to serve your health care needs in any way we can.

VA Eastern Kansas Health Care System's primary service area consists of 39 counties in Kansas and Missouri. Veteran population in these counties totals over 104,000. VAEKHCS provides care to approximately 36,000 veterans.

Community-Based Outpatient Clinics

In addition to our main facilities in Topeka and Leavenworth, we offer services in 9 community based outpatient clinics. These clinics are located in -





Special Programs

Day Treatment Center
Outpatient Substance Abuse Program
Geriatric Evaluation and Management Unit
Geropsychiatric Community Living Center
Homeless Veteran Program
Long-term Psychiatry
Community Living Center
Outpatient Alcohol and Drug Treatment
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Unit


To provide accessible, courteous, comprehensive, and quality health care to veterans in an environment of excellence.


Promote the health and wellness of the veteran population we serve.

Achieve distinction as a quality patient-driven health care system that provides the full range of medical, behavioral, rehabilitative, and preventive services to veterans and others.

Improve our clinical care through research, education, and creative administration to become a model for the future.

Core Values

Integrity, Commitment, Advocacy, Respect and Excellence.