The Overton Brooks VAMC and our associated CBOC's (Community Based Outpatient Clinics) are part of the South Central Health Care Network, VISN 16. "VISN" stands for Veterans Integrated Service Network, and is one of 22 VISN's in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. VISN 16 provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient health care, and limited nursing home and domiciliary care, to eligible veterans of the U.S. Armed Services. health care services are provided through a network of medical centers, outpatient clinics, nursing homes and domiciliaries located in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, and Texas.
Click any of the links below for more detailed information about OBVAMC and our staff.
OBVAMC History - learn more about the founding of OBVAMC, and our history of caring for Veterans.
Medical Center Director - Shirley M. Bealer
Associate Medical Center Director - Erik J. Glover
Chief of Staff - Sara S. Battar M.D.
Associate Director for Patient Care Services - Ruth Davis, DNS
Assistant Medical Center Director - Todd M. Moore
Patient Advocates - The Patient Advocate Office was established to ensure that all patients are treated with the dignity and respect they deserve.
Overton Brooks VAMC Mission Statement - Our Mission, Vision, and Values.