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New VA facility dedicated

August 29, 2017 Video

CENTER TWP — VA Butler Healthcare's new outpatient clinic was officially dedicated to World War II veteran Sgt. Abie Abraham Tuesday morning, in an event that drew local, state and federal officials and focused on duty, sacrifice and honor.

See what officials had to say about the new facility and Abraham's legacy before cutting the ribbon:

The new facility has been called a leap forward for specialty care and outpatient services for the nearly 35,000 veterans that live within VA Butler Healthcare's five-county service area.

With VA Butler Healthcare's new Abie Abraham VA Clinic set to begin serving patients in less than two weeks, VA officials recently offered up a tour of the new facility, highlighting what the system believes will be the new model of veterans care: