Returning Service Members - Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center & Clinics (SORCC)
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Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center & Clinics (SORCC)


Returning Service Members

Southern Oregon - White City Rehabilitation Center & Clinics (SORCC) is grateful to the men and women who risk their lives to fight terrorism in Afghanistan, Iraq and many other places around the world.

Reintegration Handbook to receive a guide to benefits and services 

Contact Information

If you have served in a combat tax exclusion zone or hostile fire pay area after November 11, 1998 or are a Post 9/11 era Veteran please call us at (541) 440-1282 with any questions or inquiries about our health care services.

Transition and Care Management (TCM) Coordinator:

We have appointed special staff to assist you in your transition to Southern Oregon - White City Rehabilitation Center & Clinics. Please contact us.


Special Eligibility and Coordination of Care for Combat Veterans Serving in Combat Theater After 11/11/1998- Returning Servicemembers (OEF/OIF/OND)

The Post-9/11 Transition and Care Management Program offers transitional assistance, case management and outreach services to all Veterans who have served after September 11, 2001 in their transition to civilian life. For more information about the various programs available for recent returning service members, log on to the Returning Servicemembers web site.

Veterans who served in a theater of combat operations also have special eligibility for VA health care. Under the "Combat Veteran" authority VA provides cost-free health care services and nursing home care for conditions possibly related to military service and enrollment in Priority Group 6 or higher for 5 years from the date of discharge or release from active duty, unless eligible for enrollment in a higher priority group.

Combat Veterans who enroll with VA under this enhanced Combat Veteran authority will continue to be enrolled even after their enhanced eligibility period ends, although they may be shifted to Priority Group 7 or 8, depending on their income level, and required to make applicable copays. Additionally, for care not related to combat service, copays may be required depending on their financial assessment and other special eligibility factors.

NOTE: The 5-year enrollment period applicable to these Veterans begins on the discharge or separation date of the service member from active duty military service, or in the case of multiple call-ups, the most recent discharge date.


Cynthia Houston
Transition Patient Advocate
Cell: 541-285-3819

Danica Geiszler, MSW
Case Manager
Cell: 541-261-7843
541-826-2111 Ext. 3798

Chris Petrone
TCM Program Manager
Cell: (541) 531-3274
541-826-2111 Ext. 3230

Rachael Bannon, LPC
Case Manager
Cell: 541-690-6025
541-826-2111 Ext. 3436