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VA Alaska health care facility operating statuses and emergency information.

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Situation update

Thursday, Dec 16, 1:00 p.m. AHST

Alaska VA Healthcare is scheduling Veterans, family members, and caregivers for COVID-19 vaccinations appointments.

If you are a Veteran, please call your local facility to schedule an appointment:

Anchorage VA Clinic: 907-257-4700 / Option 2 then Option 1

Fairbanks VA CBOC: 907-370-1400 / Option 2 then Option 1

Mat-Su VA CBOC: 907-201-3128

Soldotna VA CBOC: 907-395-4120

Juneau VA CBOC: 907-257-4700 / Option 2 then Option 1

If you are a Veteran spouse or caregiver, sign up online by clicking here so we can schedule an appointment for you.

The COVID-19 Moderna vaccine is given in two doses (28 days after the first dose) while the Janssen vaccine is given in one dose.

We are constantly reviewing our COVID-19 vaccination process and looking for opportunities to maximize with the widest and quickest methods to provide the vaccination to Veterans.

When more information is available, Alaska VA Healthcare will let Veterans know of areas administering vaccines to Veterans via its website, email distribution, social media, and other media.


Masks are required at all Alaska VA Healthcare System facilities. 

No minors under 18 years of age will be permitted in Alaska VA Healthcare System facilities.


COVID tests can be arranged through your primary care provider for symptomatic Veterans. Please call your Primary Care Team or the Veteran Triage line at 907-257-4710. 

Situation update

Wednesday, Jan 5, 2:55 p.m. AHST

The Mat-Su VA Clinic has experienced significant water damaged inside the clinic. All clinic operations are suspended until approximately January 10th. We will provide continuous updates while the clinic is being assessed. Veterans that have appointments scheduled this week will be contacted and rescheduled.

UPDATE: The Mat-Su VA Clinic is back up and operational as of Monday, Jan. 10.

Facility operating statuses

Anchorage VA Medical Center
Normal services and hours
Elmendorf-Richardson VA Clinic
Normal services and hours
Fairbanks VA Clinic
Normal services and hours
Homer VA Clinic
Normal services and hours
Juneau VA Clinic
Normal services and hours
The Alaska VA Healthcare System and VBA is fully operational.
Mat-Su VA Clinic
Normal services and hours
Soldotna VA Clinic
Normal services and hours

Emergency information

Patient resources

Emergency: 911

Veterans Crisis Line: 800-273-8255, select 1

24-hour nurse:

  • Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. PT: 888-353-7574, ext. 4710
  • Evenings & Weekends: 888-353-7574, select 1, then 1 again

Change your appointment:

National Veterans Helpline: 800-507-4571

Patient locator: Not available

Pharmacy refill: 877-750-4790

Staff locator: Not available

Telephone care:

  • Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. PT: 888-353-7574, ext. 4710
  • Evenings & Weekends: 888-353-7574, select 1, then 1 again