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Lamun-Lusk-Sanchez Veterans Home in Big Spring


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Lamun-lusk-sanchez home

1809 North Highway 87
Big Spring, Texas
79720-0793

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432.268.VETS (8387)
432.268.1987 fax

  • 160 beds
  • 60 Alzheimer's beds
  • Medicaid / Medicare
  • Opened 2001
  • Serves West Texas area
  • One of first four homes
  • Rates as low as $52 a day

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The Lamun-Lusk-Sanchez Texas State Veterans Home in Big Spring opened in 2001 and provides first-class long term care for up to 160 residents, including up to 60 Alzheimer's residents in a separate, secured unit. Created and operated exclusively for Texas veterans, their spouses and Gold Star parents, the Lamun-Lusk-Sanchez home offers superior care that is Medicare and Medicaid certified.

The certified, secured Alzheimer's unit provides specialized care in beautiful surroundings. The Alzheimer's unit includes cozy visiting areas, a special activity area and a private dining room. A pleasant outdoor, secured courtyard surrounds the Alzheimer's unit for the comfort and convenience of the residents.

star History of the Home
The Lamun-Lusk-Sanchez State Veterans Home in Big Spring was one of the first four homes built after passage of the enabling legislation in 1997.  The home is named after three notable area veterans.  U.S. Army veteran David Vance Lamun was killed in action in World War II.  Marine Joe M. True Lusk was killed as a Japanese P.O.W. laboring on the "Death Railway" in Burma and Thailand.  U.S. Army veteran Reynaldo Sanchez was killed in action in Vietnam in1968 and was posthumously awarded the Bronze Star.

Commissioner David Dewhurst dedicated the home on February 19, 2001.


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Sears Methodist Retirement System
Home Administrator
1809 North Highway 87
Big Spring, Texas 79720-0793
432.268.VETS (8387) x. 107
432.268.1987 (FAX)
Veterans Services
1114 Lost Creek Blvd., Suite 220
Austin, Texas 78746
512.329.6716

VLB
Kim Clark
VLB On-site Representative
1809 North Highway 87
Big Spring, Texas 79720-0793
432.268.1163
Kim Clark
Cilla Hammer, LNFA
Director
512.463.5383
800.252.VETS (8387)
Cilla Hammer, LNFA