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Office of Construction & Facilities Management

 

Space Planning Criteria (PG-18-9)

Technical Information Library (TIL) - The source for VA's electronic Design and Construction Information
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Please call or email Office of Construction & Facilities Management, Facilities Standards Service, Gary Fischer, Senior Architect, 202-632-4898 for assistance with Space Planning Criteria.


 

Chapters for Office of General Counsel (OGC), Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), and National Cemetery Administration (NCA) have not been updated and may not reflect current best VA business or private sector practices.  They are available as historical baseline documentation until such time as a decision is made as to their disposition.

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Chapters for Veterans Health Administration

Download VHA Space Planning Criteria

Chapter TitleChapter NumberChange Summary
Ambulatory Care (Hospital Based) Chapter 262 2016-01
Audiology and Speech Pathology Service Chapter 204 2015-10
Cardiovascular Laboratories Chapter 210 2015-10
Chaplain Service Chapter 208 2015-10
Childcare Development Center Chapter 420 2015-10
Clinical Services Administration Chapter 214 2015-10
Community Living Center (CLC) (formerly Nursing Home Care Unit) Chapter 106  
Credit Union Chapter 220 2015-10
Day Hospital Chapter 300 2015-10
Day Treatment Center Chapter 261 2015-10
Dental Service Chapter 222 2015-10
Dialysis Center Chapter 316 2015-10
Digestive Diseases - Endoscopy Service Chapter 287 2015-10
Domiciliary Chapter 312 2015-10
Educational Facilities Chapter 402 2015-10
Electroencephalography Laboratory Chapter 226 2015-10
Emergency Department (ED) and Urgent Care Clinic (UCC) Chapter 256 2015-10
Engineering Service Chapter 230 2015-10
Environmental Management Service (EMS) Administration Chapter 406 2015-10
Environmental Management Service Laundry and Linen Operation Chapter 408 2015-10
Environmental Management Service Lounges, Lockers, Toilets, and Showers Chapter 410 2015-10
Eye Clinic Chapter 233 2015-10
Fiscal Service Chapter 234 2015-10
Health Administration Services Chapter 246 2015-10
Human Resources Management Chapter 266 2015-10
Intensive Care Nursing Units Chapter 102 2015-10
Library Service Chapter 400 2015-10
Lobby Chapter 244 2015-10
Logistics Service (formerly A&MMS) Chapter 284 2015-10
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Chapter 275 2015-10
Medical Center Director's Suite Chapter 238 2015-10
Medical Media Service Chapter 248 2015-10
Mental Health and Behavioral Patient Care Units Chapter 110 2015-10
Mental Health Clinic Chapter 260 2015-10
Medical/Surgical Inpatient Units Chapter 100 2015-10
Nuclear Medicine Service Chapter 252 2015-10
Nursing Service Administration Chapter 254 2015-10
Nutrition and Food Service Chapter 224 2015-10
Office of Information and Technology Chapter 232 2015-10
Outpatient/PACT Clinic Chapter 265 2015-10
PACT Primary Care Clinic (PPCC) Chapter 264 2015-10
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Service Chapter 240 2015-10
Pharmacy Service Chapter 268 2015-10
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service Chapter 270 2015-10
Police Service Chapter 279 2015-10
Polytrauma Rehabilitation Center (PRC) Chapter 111 2015-10
Prosthetics and Sensory Aids Service Chapter 308 2015-10
Psychology Service Chapter 272 2015-10
Pulmonary Medicine (PM) Chapter 212 2015-10
Quarters, On-Call Chapter 274 2015-10
Radiation Therapy Service Chapter 277 2015-10
Radiology Service Chapter 276 2015-10
Recreation Therapy Service Chapter 269 2015-10
Research and Development Chapter 278 2015-10
Service Organizations Chapter 280 2015-10
Social Work Service Chapter 282 2015-10
Spinal Cord Injury / Disorders Center Chapter 104 2015-10
Substance Abuse Clinic Chapter 202 2015-10
Sterile Processing Service Chapter 285 2015-10
Surgical Service: Standard, Intermediate or Complex Center Chapter 286 2015-10
Veterans Assistance Unit Chapter 218 2015-10
Veterans Canteen Service Chapter 206 2015-10
Voluntary Service Chapter 290 2015-10
Women Veterans Clinical Service (WVCS) Models 2 and 3 Chapter 258 2015-10