Palo Alto Polytrauma Network Site (PNS) - VA Palo Alto Health Care System
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VA Palo Alto Health Care System


Palo Alto Polytrauma Network Site (PNS)

The Palo Alto Polytrauma Network Site (PNS) is one of the 23 specialized rehabilitation programs located throughout the United States. The PNS provides post-acute rehabilitation for Veterans and active duty Service Members with polytrauma and TBI who reside within VISN 21.

PNS services are provided in the Palo Alto and Livermore catchment areas.

The PNS Interdisciplinary teams include:

  • Physiatrist
  • Social Work Case Manager
  • Nurse Case Manager
  • Physical Therapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Recreation Therapist
  • Speech and Language Pathologist
  • Neuropsychologist
  • Blind Rehabilitation Specialist
  • Optometry
  • Other consultative services as needed

How To Refer

Service members, Veterans and health care professionals are encouraged to contact the Polytrauma team to discuss potential referrals who may meet criteria for the program. For information and referral, please call the PNS Admissions Liaison (650) 493-5000 ext. 61882.