The Carl T. Hayden VA Medical Center now provides health care services to eligible veterans in the Payson area. The Payson VA Extension Clinic opened Nov. 3. The clinic is contracted with Health Net Federal Services. It is staffed with a doctor, nurse practitioner and medical assistant to provide primary care services to veterans and can serve up to 600 patients.
The Payson VA Extension Clinic is located at 1106 North Beeline Highway, Payson.
In addition to the Payson Clinic, the VA has five extension clinics which are located in Buckeye, Show Low, Globe and in the northwest and southeast areas of the Valley.
Enrollment for VA services can be accomplished by going on-line at www.va.gov/1010ez. htm. An enrollment packet is available by calling (602) 222-6508.
The VAMC encourages veterans to enroll before they need VA health care. Veterans already enrolled for care at the VAMC who wish to utilize the services of the Payson VA Extension Clinic may call (602) 222-6533, or 1-800-359-8262, to make an appointment.