Visual Impairment Program - VA St. Louis Health Care System
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VA St. Louis Health Care System


Visual Impairment Program

Services offered by the VIST program are available to both service connected and non-service connected veterans who have legally blindness or low vision. Legal blindness is defined as best corrected visual acuity of 20/200 or less in the better eye, or a visual field of 20 degrees or less in the better eye. Low vision is defined as best corrected distance visual acuity of 20/50 or less, best corrected near acuity of 20/60 or worse or clinically significant visual field loss. Click Here for More Information on the VIST Program 

Contact Info


  • John Cochran Division
    Jefferson Barracks Division

Contact Number(s)

  • 314-652-4100 Ext. 56588 JC
  • 314-652-4100 Ext. 65005 JB

Hours of Operation

  • Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.