The Minneapolis VA Medical Center provides a range of health care and outpatient treatment services. The center offers primary, specialty, mental and behavioral health, and extended and surgical care solutions. It provides specialized programs in chronic hepatitis C, geriatrics and brain science. The Minneapolis VA Medical Center offers acute care diagnostic services. It specializes in the fields of neurology, radiation, oncology and audiology. The center processes over 5,300 prescriptions daily. Its physicians treat osteoporosis, cholesterol, prostate disease, abdominal aortic aneurysm, high blood pressure, obesity and diabetes. In addition, the center offers pneumococcal vaccination, smoking cessation and colon cancer screening solutions. It is a part of the Department of Veteran Affairs.