San Diego VA Medical Center

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3350 La Jolla Village Dr.
San Diego, CA 92161
(858) 552-8585

About

The VA San Diego Healthcare System (VASDHS) provides high quality health care with advanced technologies and a commitment to friendly, compassionate service to more than 249,594 Veterans in the San Diego and Imperial Valley counties.


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
ASPIRE Center San Diego Medical Center (855) 297-8397
Agent Cashier San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3449
Agent Orange Registry Evaluation San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3995
Alcohol and Drug Treatment Center San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-7560
Appointments Main San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-7475
Appointments Toll Free San Diego Medical Center (800) 331-8387 ext: 7475
Audiology and Speech Pathology Service San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-7564
Beneficiary Travel San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-7575
Billing Office San Diego Medical Center (866) 802-6381
Cancer Survivorship and Resources San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-1092
Chaplain Service/Spiritual Care San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3496
Customer Service San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-4392
Decedent Affairs San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-7568
Dental Service San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-7525
Freedom of Information Act - Officer San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3941
Gulf War Registry Evaluation San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3995
Health Benefits and Enrollment Office San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-7523
Healthy Living San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-8585 ext: 2395
Home and Community Based Care San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3671
Human Resources San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3432
Ionizing Radiation Registry Evaluation San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3995
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Veterans San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-8585 ext: 5531
Lodger Unit San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-1214
Lost and Found San Diego Medical Center (858) 242-0322
Medication Refills San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-4390
Mental Health San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3391
Military Sexual Trauma San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-1662
Minority Veterans Program San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-1294
My HealtheVet San Diego Medical Center (877) 327-0022
National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-6426
New Veteran Orientation San Diego Medical Center (858) 562-7523
Nutrition and Food Service San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-8585 ext: 3373
OEF/OIF/OND Care Management Team San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3615
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Service San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3668
Patient Advocate San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-4392
Patient Education Resource Center San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-7401
Pharmacy San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-7450
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Service San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3099
Physical Therapy San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-7487
Police San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3931
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder care for Veterans San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3391
Primary Care San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-7475
Privacy Officer San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3941
Prosthetic and Sensory Aids San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-7415
Public Affairs San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-4373
Release of Information San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3661
Research Service San Diego Medical Center (858) 552-8585 ext: 7015
Respite Care (Nursing Home Respite Care) San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3824
Social Work San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3671
Spinal Cord Injuries and Disorders Center San Diego Medical Center (858) 642-3117