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Battle Creek VA Medical Center


Community Care

Mission Act flyer for Veterans
What We Do

For Veterans eligible for VA health care, the Community Care program offers Veterans the opportunity to receive care from a local community care provider, paid for by VA.

Key Staff

Chief, Community Care

Amy Pennington

Nurse Manager, Community Care

Tiffany Bruursema


For general program information, contact the Community Care Call Center at (269)223-6374

Service Information


Please refer to Community Care Fact Sheet. All Prosthetic or Durable Medical Equipment requires prior VA Authorization. If Community Care provider needs to request additional care beyond current authorization please contact your VA Primary Care provider.

Pharmacy Reimbursement-Please refer to Community Care Fact Sheet.

Medical records Information- please fax all records to (269)223-5138.
All FOIA requests must be sent to

For additional information on CBO and Triwest, please review the resources to the right.