Long Beach VA Medical Center

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5901 East 7th Street
Long Beach, CA 90822
(562) 826-8000


VLBHS provides comprehensive inpatient, outpatient, and extended care programs. It employs more than 2,200 full-time employees, and is the health care provider of choice for more than 50,000 Veterans. Active in both research and education, partnering with universities and education centers across Southern California, it trains a new generation of health care leaders.

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
Blind Rehabilitation Center Line 1 Long Beach Medical Center (562) 826-8000 ext: 5696
Blind Rehabilitation Center Line 2 Long Beach Medical Center (562) 826-8000 ext: 6037
Bone Density Scan Long Beach Medical Center (562) 826-5657
CT Scans Long Beach Medical Center (562) 826-5657
Cardiology Long Beach Medical Center (562) 826-8000 ext: 5486
Chaplain and Religious Services Long Beach Medical Center (562) 826-5418
Dental Main Long Beach Medical Center (562) 826-5407
Dental Toll Free Long Beach Medical Center (800) 826-8000 ext: 5407
Fisher House Long Beach Medical Center (562) 826-5016
General Diagnostic Long Beach Medical Center (562) 826-5657
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Long Beach Medical Center (562) 826-8000 ext: 5798
Mamography Long Beach Medical Center (562) 826-5657
Mental Health Long Beach Medical Center (562) 826-8000 ext: 2304
Military Sexual Trauma Counseling Long Beach Medical Center (562) 347-2215
My HelatheVet Long Beach Medical Center (877) 327-0022
Pharmacy Long Beach Medical Center (562) 826-5144
Primary Care Health Care Group Long Beach Medical Center (562) 826-8000 ext: 5144
Speech Pathology Long Beach Medical Center (526) 826-5415
Spinal Cord Injury and Disorders Long Beach Medical Center (562) 826-5701
Ultrasound Long Beach Medical Center (562) 826-5657