The mission of the VHA SCI/D System of Care is to support, promote, and maintain the health, independence, quality of life, and productivity of individuals with SCI/D throughout their lives. This is accomplished through:
The efficient delivery of rehabilitation;
Sustaining medical and surgical care;
Patient and family education;
Psychological, social, and vocational care;
Professional training in the continuum of care for persons with SCI/D. NOTE: Quality of care is monitored through multiple mechanisms.