Physician Embraces New Role with Honesdale VA Outpatient Clinic

The Honesdale VA Outpatient Clinic has a new primary care physician. Dr. Janet Erickson, an internal medicine physician with over 20 years of clinical experience treating patients for a vast spectrum of medical conditions, has been appointed to the position following the recent retirement of Dr. Jeffrey Ryan. Dr. Erickson was most recently employed by Physician’s Health Alliance in Scranton and is an Assistant Professor at the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, and the Medical Director of Commonwealth Home Health, both in Scranton.
The Honesdale VA Outpatient Clinic, part of Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers, offers eligible veterans primary care including prevention, diagnosis, treatment and follow up. Phlebotomy, EKG, and an injection clinic are offered on site as well as a number of specialty clinics through tele-medicine. Patients needing specialty care are referred to the VA Medical Center, Wilkes-Barre, PA. For more information, visit or call 570-251-6543.