Veterans health care in the U.S. is separated geographically into 21 regions (numbered 1-12 and 15-23) known as VISNs, or Veterans Integrated Service Networks, into systems within each network headed by medical centers, and hierarchically within each system by division level of care or type. The Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center is always improving the health of the men and women who have proudly served our nation. We consider it our privilege to serve your health care needs in any way we can.Services are available to veterans living in the Long Island area of New York. Honor Americas veterans by providing exceptional care that improves their health and overall well-being. It is the policy of the Northport VAMC to meet requirements of the GEMS Program established under Executive Order 13423 and promote and improve environmental stewardship, prevent pollution through recycling, minimize waste and conserve resources (water and electricity) within the Medical Center. Northport VAMC is here to help veterans in stopping their use of drugs and alcohol. Thousands of veterans just like you have received help to quit and move on to healthier lives. Please take that same step toward healthy living now. Northport VA provides treatment for substance abuse, beginning at our Access Center located on the first floor of building 63, open weekdays. We accept walk-ins or call to schedule an appointment.