Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital

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7400 Merton Minter Blvd.
San Antonio, TX 78229
(210) 617-5300

About

The Audie L. Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital (ALMMVH), named after the nation’s most decorated World War II hero, is a quaternary care facility, which is affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA). Comprehensive health care is provided through acute medical, surgical, mental health, physical medicine and rehabilitation, geriatric, and primary care services.

Comprised of a Spinal Cord Injury Center, a Community Living Center, a Domiciliary, and a Substance Abuse Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Program (SARRTP). ALMMVH provides quaternary services including bone marrow transplantation, open-heart surgery, magnetic resonance imaging and positron emission tomography. As a Level II Research facility ALMMVH has projects that include aging, cardiac surgery, cancer, diabetes and HIV. The facility has one of three National Institutes of Health sponsored clinical research centers in the VA. In addition, the Geriatric Research, Education & Clinical Center (GRECC) is a “Center of Excellence.”


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
Operator Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5300
Advanced Living Technology Program Line 1 Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 699-2100 ext: 13160
Advanced Living Technology Program Line 2 Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 699-2165
Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Clinic Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 949-3933
Bone Marrow Transplant Unit Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5268
Caregiver Support Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5300 ext: 10441
Chaplain Services Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5300 ext: 15441
Community Living Center Line 1 Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5300 ext: 15215
Community Living Center Line 2 Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5300 ext: 15216
Community Nursing Home Program Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5300 ext: 15139
Compensated Work Therapy Program Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5300
Former Prisoners of War Line 1 Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5300 ext: 15113
Former Prisoners of War Line 2 Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5113
Gastroenterology Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 949-9433
Hepatology Clinic Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5300 ext: 14779
Home Based Primary Care Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 949-3071
Hospital Medicine Line 1 Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5300 ext: 14720
Hospital Medicine Line 2 Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5120
Neurology Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5300
Pharmacy Refill Line Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (800) 209-7377
Rheumatology Line 1 Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5300 ext: 16085
Rheumatology Line 2 Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 949-9248
Weight Management and Diabetes Clinic - Appointments Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5300 ext: 17376
Weight Management and Diabetes Clinic - Patient Care Audie L. Murphy Memorial VA Hospital (210) 617-5320