Miami VA Healthcare System

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1201 NW 16th St
Miami, FL 33125
(305) 575-7000

About

The Miami VA Healthcare System serves Veterans in three South Florida counties: Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe, with an estimated Veteran population of 149,704. Our parent facility, opened in 1968, is the Bruce W. Carter Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center that is located on 26.3 acres in downtown Miami.
The Miami VA Healthcare System is an accredited comprehensive medical provider, providing general medical, surgical, inpatient and outpatient mental health services. The Miami VA Healthcare System includes an AIDS/HIV center, a prosthetic treatment center, spinal cord injury rehabilitation center, and Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center (GRECC). The Miami VA Healthcare System is recognized as a Center of Excellence in Spinal Cord Injury Research, Substance Abuse Treatment and is a recognized Chest Pain Center.


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
Main Miami VA Healthcare System (305) 575-7000
Toll Free Miami VA Healthcare System (888) 276-1785
Anesthesiology Service Miami VA Healthcare System (305) 575-7000 ext: 3150
Appointments Line 1 Miami VA Healthcare System (305) 575-7000 ext: 2084
Appointments Line 2 Miami VA Healthcare System (888) 276-1785 ext: 2084
Audiology and Speech Pathology Service Miami VA Healthcare System (305) 575-3148
Caregiver Program Miami VA Healthcare System (305) 575-7137
Chaplain Service Miami VA Healthcare System (305) 575-7000 ext: 3200
Dental Services Miami VA Healthcare System (305) 575-7000 ext: 3146
Homeless Veterans Miami VA Healthcare System (877) 424-3838
Medical Foster Home Program Miami VA Healthcare System (305) 575-7000 ext: 6421
Mental Health Line 1 Miami VA Healthcare System (305) 575-7000 ext: 3903
Mental Health Line 2 Miami VA Healthcare System (305) 575-3214
Minority Veterans Miami VA Healthcare System (954) 625-8715
Nursing Service Miami VA Healthcare System (305) 575-7000 ext: 4224
Pharmacy Line 1 Miami VA Healthcare System (305) 575-3102
Pharmacy Line 2 Miami VA Healthcare System (305) 575-3376
Prescription Refills Miami VA Healthcare System (888) 276-1785 ext: 3376
Radiology Service Miami VA Healthcare System (954) 475-5500
Social Work Miami VA Healthcare System (305) 575-3219
Women Veterans Miami VA Healthcare System (305) 575-7000 ext: 4513