The size of the Veterans Affairs, or VA, hospital in Decatur, Georgia, is 240,000 square foot, notes GLE Associates, Inc. The hospital, which is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, or CARF, has 239 beds for patients.
The VA hospital in Decatur, Georgia, which is named the Atlanta VA Medical Center, has parking spaces for 1,325 vehicles of hospital staff and 552 vehicles of visitors or patients. Located at 1670 Clairmont Road, the hospital provides surgical and medical services and also serves as a teaching hospital. It served an estimate of 453,000 veterans in 50 counties in 2009, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The hospital had a total of 2,260 staff with 560 nurses and 200 doctors in 2009. An average of 2,932 patients were medically checked daily that same year.