Lexington VA Medical Center - Cooper Division

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1101 Veterans Drive
Lexington, KY 40502
(859) 233-4511


The Lexington Veterans Affairs Medical Center was established in 1931 and is accredited by The Joint Commission. The facility is comprised of two divisions, Leestown and Cooper, with community based outpatient clinics located in Berea, Hazard, Morehead, and Somerset.

The Leestown Division (LD), located at 2250 Leestown Road, offers inpatient Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and substance abuse treatment, nursing home care, hospice and respite services, home based primary care, prosthetics and orthotics, geriatrics, optometry, mental health as well as primary care and women’s health.

The Cooper Division, located at 1101 Veterans Drive, offers emergency care, inpatient medical-surgical care, acute psychiatry, intensive and progressive care units, (includes Cardiac Cath Lab) ambulatory surgery, medicine and surgery specialty clinics, and hemodialysis.

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


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.


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


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

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:

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:

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:

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
Chaplain Service Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 281-3812
Clinical Pastoral Education Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 281-3910
Compensateed Work Therapy Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 233-4511 ext: 3162
Eligibility Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 281-4948
Enhanced RANGE Program Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 233-4511 ext: 3176
Former Prisoners of War Program Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 233-4511 ext: 3953
Health Benefits Center Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 233-4511 ext: 4948
Hospice and Palliative Care Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 233-4511 ext: 4116
Lexington Phone Operator Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 233-4511
New Patient Scheduling Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 281-4948
Parkinson's Disease Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 281-4920
Patient Advocate Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 381-5965
Pharmacy Main Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 281-4811
Pharmacy Toll Free Lexington VA Medical Center (888) 889-5962
Polytrauma Care Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 281-3846
Public Affairs Office Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 281-4814
Release of Information Office Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 233-4511
Respiratory Care Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 233-4511
Telephone Care Program Main Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 281-4949
Telephone Care Program Toll Free Lexington VA Medical Center (888) 824-3577
Transportation (Veterans Transportation Service) Line 1 Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 381-5912
Transportation (Veterans Transportation Service) Line 2 Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 381-5902
Voluntary Service Lexington VA Medical Center (859) 281-3930