Atlanta VA Medical Center

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1670 Clairmont Road
Decatur, GA 30033
1 (404) 321-6111

About

Atlanta VA Medical Center (VAMC), a Joint Commission and Magnet®-designated medical facility sits on 26 acres in Decatur, Georgia—just minutes from downtown Atlanta. The main medical center is a level 1A tertiary care facility providing patient-centered healthcare via an array of comprehensive medical, surgical, geriatric specialty services, as well as state-of-the-art diagnostic testing throughout 14 sites of care.

With 466 inpatient beds, including a 120-bed Community Living Center, a 40-bed domiciliary, and a 21-bed Residential Treatment Program, the Atlanta VAMC is uniquely positioned to serve the healthcare needs of more than 130,000 enrolled Veterans living in 50 counties across northeast Georgia. The Medical Center, also a teaching hospital, provides hands-on and state-of-the-art technology, education and research to residents in collaboration with Emory University School of Medicine and Morehouse School of Medicine.


Medical Care

Tricare Numbers
Nurse Advice Hotline TRICARE: (800) 874-2273 Opt 1
Primary Care Appointments: (800) 600-9332
TRICARE for Life: (866) 773-0404


TRICARE
Tricare partners with United Healthcare Military & Veterans as its regional contractor in the Western United States to provide health care services and support to beneficiaries.

Home TRICARE:
https://www.tricare.mil

Tricare Home Page allows access to Enroll in or Purchase a Plan, File or Check a Claim, View Referrals, Find a Health Care Provider, Change Your Primary Care Manager, Compare Plans, Manage Prescriptions and much more.

Nurse Advice Line TRICARE: (800) 874-2273 Opt 1.

The Nurse Advice Line is available to all TRICARE beneficiaries in the U.S., except those enrolled in US Family Health Plan. You can call the Nurse Advice Line 24/7, at no cost to you, to talk to a registered nurse who can: Answer your urgent care questions.

New to TRICARE:
https://www.tricare.mil/Plans/New

Learn more about TRICARE- Watch an overview video & take free public TRICARE courses online.

TRICARE Online:
https://www.tricareonline.com/

You can make Primary Care appointments, check lab results and even order your pharmacy refills using TOL, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Contact: (800) 600-9332

TRICARE For Life:
https://www.tricare.mil/tfl
Contact- (866) 773-0404

TRICARE for Life is your Medicare-wraparound coverage for TRICARE-eligible beneficiaries who have Medicare Part A and B. TRICARE for Life beneficiaries can receive care at military hospitals and clinics, but only on a space-available basis.

TRICARE Pharmacy Program:
https://www.tricare.mil/pharmacy

The TRICARE Pharmacy Program provides the prescription drugs you need, when you need them, in a safe, easy, and affordable way.

Customer Service Community Directory:
https://www.tricare.mil/bcacdcao/

The directory helps you connect with a Beneficiary Counseling and Assistance Coordinator (BCAC), Debt Collection Assistance Officer (DCAO), or other member of the customer service community. If you have questions or issues specific to a single clinic or hospital, contact someone listed for that facility.

You may contact any customer service community representative for general TRICARE issues.

Must be registered in the DEERS program to be eligible for TRICARE
Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System:
https://www.tricare.mil/deers

Base Listings

The numbers for Fairchild Air Force Base have low accuracy due to its unique utilization. Entire companies are rotated through on a regular basis, so large portions of the phone directory are subject to change without notice. Please contact the base operator at (509) 247-1212 if you experience any difficulty reaching your desired contact.

Name Level Name Phone
Audiology Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6515
Audiology Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6520
Bronze Geri-PACT Clinic Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 728-7663
CWT Program Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 7442
Chaplain Service Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6870
Chaplain Service Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6871
Compensation and Pension Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 1900
Dental Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6400
Emergency Department Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111
Emergency Management Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 5895
Emergency Management Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 583-3938
Empower Veterans Program Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 3344
Financial Management Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6320
Grounds and Transportation Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 7188
Grounds and Transportation Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6065
Health Administration Service Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 7460
Health Administration Service Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6458
Hospice Services Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 4375
Infection Disease Section of the Medical Specialty Care Service Line Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 7748
Infection Disease Section of the Medical Specialty Care Service Line Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 728-7748
Medical Specialty Care Services Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6480
Nuclear Medicine Service Line Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6156
Nutrition and Food Services Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111
Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom, and Operation New Dawn Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 2097
Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom, and Operation New Dawn Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6343
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6670
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6671
Palliative Care (Inpatient) Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 4375
Palliative Care (Outpatient) Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 4375
Phamacy Service Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 7690
Phamacy Service Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6641
Pharmacy - Refill Line Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 235-3084
Pharmacy - Refill Line Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 235-3087
Primary Care Gold Team Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 329-2222
Primary Care Purple Team Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 329-2222
Pulmonary Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6480
Readjustment Counseling Service Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 728-4195
Research Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 728-7632
Research - Center for Visual and Neurocognitive Rehabilitation Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 728-5064
Safety Office Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 2752
Safety Office Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 3738
Speech Pathology Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 235-3036
Surgical & Perioperative Care Service Line Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6265
Surgical Clinic Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6600
Telephone Advice Program Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 329-2220
Traumatic Brain Injury Clinic and Polytrauma Support Clinic Team Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 6517
VCS Canteen Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 728-7640
Vocational Services Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 7442
Voluntary Service Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 321-6111 ext: 7728
Voluntary Service Atlanta VA Health Care Systems 1 (404) 728-7728