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Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital

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Honoring America’s Veterans with quality health care services, part of the largest integrated health care ...

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The main lobby of Building 200 will be completely reconstructed this year.  The new entrance will incorporate a larger welcome desk, a canteen with indoor and outdoor seating, and a large group of handicap accessible restrooms.

A New Look for Hines

Did you know that we have more than 200 construction projects going on around the hospital?

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Marine Corps Veteran Ruben Vargas and his pal Dandy

Veterans Conquer Depression with Equine Therapy

Veterans coping with depression, post-traumatic stress...

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Celebrating our Veterans

Happy 101st Birthday Sgt Walter Guzy

Sgt Walter Guzy celebrates 101

Photo Credit: Gloria Casas, Elgin-Courier News

#HinesVA Hospital, Veterans Assistance Commission of Kane County and American Legion Elgin Post 57 helped celebrate WWII Veteran, Mr. Walter "Wally" Guzy's 101st birthday. Mr. Guzy served in the US Army under Gen. Patton, landing in Normandy just eight days after D-Day and making his way through the European front. Hines Director Steven Braverman - Col. US Army Retired, presented Mr. Guzy with a Certificate of Recognition, a big thank you for his service, and a very happy birthday!

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Inside Veterans Health

Male Veteran standing beside a horse.

Get to Know a Horse

For some Veterans coping with depression, post-traumatic stress and even physical pain, spending some quality time with a horse (also known as equine therapy) might just be the perfect remedy. Full Story

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Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital

5000 South 5th Avenue
Hines, IL 60141

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