-The Veterans Memorial Medical Center by virtue of Public Law 865 - 80th U.S. Congress and through various amendments and programs introduced is tasked to provide the best quality medical care and treatment o the veterans and their dependents
-VMMC has envisioned to render premium medical services to the veterans and their dependents through a comprehensive health care system characterized by excellence, dedication and commitment.
FOUR - FOLD MISSION
• PATIENT CARE
-provide the best possible medical care and treatment to to eligible veterans and their dependents.
• EDUCATION AND TRAINING
-provide an integrated, comprehensive and progressive educational training program in the medical and allied fields not only for its staff and personnel but also to fellows, residents, interns and undergraduate students.
-develop and muster the research capabilities and potential of the Medical Center by initiating encouraging and promoting basic and clinical research.
• ACTION AND OUTREACH PROGRAM
-to provide basic medical services to nearby communities and to support the civic action program of the National Government
The Veterans Memorial Medical Center (formerly known as Veterans Memorial Hospital) was established in 1955 with full US Government assistance under the US Veterans Administration to provide quality hospitalization, medical care and treatment to Filipino veterans as provided by U.S. public law. The patients were originally those who suffer from service-connected disabilities arising from their services with the USAFFE, recognized guerrilla units, Philippine Scouts, and Philippine Commonwealth Army, which was later extended to AFP retirees and their dependents.
The VMMC Hymn Video Presentation