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VA San Diego Healthcare System


Rio Clinic

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Rio Clinic exterior photo

This is not an emergency clinic.  Emergency care is NOT available.  For emergency medical care, please call 911.  Clinic hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

The Rio clinic is the location of both the WAVE (Wellness and Vocational Enrichment) Clinic and the CORE Clinic (Center of Recovery Education)

Features of WAVE:

  • Vocational needs assessment
  • Work readiness training
  • Vocational assistance
  • Workshops
  • Transitional Work Experience
  • Supported Employment
  • Assistance in job seeking skills
  • Time-limited computer basics
  • Direction in pursuing educational goals
  • Individual Psychotherapy
  • Connection to community resources

map drawing, rio clinic

Driving Directions: 

From the West:

Take I-8 E to the 6A exit. Follow the signs for Qualcomm Way. Merge onto Qualcomm Way N to cross over I-8. Turn RIGHT onto Rio San Diego Dr. Turn RIGHT on Rio Bonito Way. The clinic will be in front of you.

From the East:

Take I-8 W to the Qualcomm Way exit (6B). Turn RIGHT onto Qualcomm Way. Turn RIGHT onto Rio San Diego Dr. Turn RIGHT on Rio Bonito Way. The clinic will be in front of you.




8989 Rio San Diego, Suite 360
San Diego, CA 92108

Phone & Fax

Phone: 619-228-8000
Fax: 619-228-8030

Hours of Operation

M - F, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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32°46'30"N 117°8'13"W