Washington DC VA Medical Center

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50 Irving St. NW.
Washington, DC 20422
1 (202) 745-8000

About

The Washington DC VA Medical Center, located within sight of the Nation’s Capitol, is the only health care system that specifically provides care to Veterans. Offering tertiary care in a Complexity Level 1A hospital, allows ours staff to provide comprehensive primary and specialty care in medicine, surgery, neurology and psychiatry. The Medical Center has 175 acute care beds, 30 Psychosocial Residential Rehabilitation Treatment beds, and a 20-suite Fisher House. Also, the Medical Center is home to an adjacent 120-bed Community Living Center which provides Veterans with geriatric long-term care, hospice and palliative 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
Agent Cashier Services Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8252
Audiology and Speech Pathology Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8270
Bariatric Surgery Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8000 ext: 56293
Caregiver Program Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8000 ext: 55926
Chaplain Service Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8143
Community Living Center Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8000 ext: 58580
Compliance and Business Integrity Office Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8000 ext: 55533
Fee Basis and Billing Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8000 ext: 57777
Gastroenterology and Hepatology Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8000 ext: 56266
Gastroenterology and Hepatology Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8522
Geriatrics, Extended Care and Palliative Care Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8240
Hematology and Medical Oncology Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8134
Hematology and Medical Oncology Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8175
Homeless Veterans Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 636-7660
Hospitalist Section Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8000
Nursing Service Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-2370
Nutrition and Food Service Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8000 ext: 58190
Occupational Health Clinic Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8254
Pacemaker Center Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8474
Pacemaker Center Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (888) 543-7223
Patient Experience and Advocacy Office Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8588
Pharmacy Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8235
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8311
Psychology Service and Trauma Service Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8000 ext: 58591
Research Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8000 ext: 57048
Transition and Care Management Center Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8000 ext: 55557
Transition and Care Management Center Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8000 ext: 55560
Womens Health Center Washington DC VA Medical Center 1 (202) 745-8582