Fresno VA Medical Center

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2615 E. Clinton Avenue
Fresno, CA 93703
1 (559) 225-6100

About

VA Central California Health Care System (VACCHCS), located in Fresno, California, is part of VA Sierra Pacific Network (VISN21), which includes facilities in California, Nevada, and Hawaii. VACCHCS is a 57-bed acute care, general medical and surgical center with state of the art primary, secondary and tertiary care in major diagnostic, and treatment specializations. In addition, a 54-bed Community Living Center (CLC) is located on campus and provides skilled nursing and rehabilitation care.


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
Appointment Main Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 228-6933
Appointment Toll Free Fresno Medical Center 1 (888) 826-2838
Billing Fresno Medical Center 1 (866) 347-2353
Cafeteria & Retail Store Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 225-6100
Compensation and Pension Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 225-6100 ext: 5439
Dental Service Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 225-6100 ext: 5160
Eligibility Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 225-6100 ext: 4950
Former Prisoners of War-Advocate Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 228-6970
Geriatrics / Extended Care-Service Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 225-6100 ext: 5589
Human Resources Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 228-5300
Imaging Service Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 228-5327
Medical Service Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 228-5327
Mental Health Service Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 225-6100 ext: 5468
Neurology and Rehabilitation Service Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 225-6100 ext: 5127
Nursing Service Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 225-6100 ext: 5118
Nutrition & Food Service Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 225-6100 ext: 5120
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Service Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 225-6100 ext: 5709
Patient Advocate Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 228-6970
Pharmacy Service Main Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 225-6100 ext: 5119
Pharmacy Service Toll Free Fresno Medical Center 1 (888) 826-2838
Primary Care Service Main Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 228-6933
Primary Care Service Toll Free Fresno Medical Center 1 (888) 826-2838
Prosthetics and Sensory Aids Service Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 228-5313
Public Affairs Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 225-6100 ext: 6641
Release of Information Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 225-6100
Research and Development Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 225-6100 ext: 5370
Social Work Service Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 225-6100 ext: 4320
Surgical Service Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 228-5366
Telephone Care Main Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 228-6933
Telephone Care Toll Free Fresno Medical Center 1 (888) 826-2838
Voluntary Service Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 228-5364
Women Veterans Health Clinic Fresno Medical Center 1 (559) 225-6100 ext: 5447