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Operating status

VA Minneapolis health care facility operating statuses and emergency information.

Facility operating statuses

Minneapolis VA Medical Center
Facility notice
For inpatients who do not have COVID-19 and aren’t waiting on test results, you can have one (1) visitor per day. Exceptions will be made on a case by case basis (i.e.: end of life care). Veterans with outpatient appointments may be accompanied by one (1) caregiver at their appointment.
  • Everyone must wear a mask and practice physical distancing.
  • We may screen you for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance.
  • Approved visitors only. Ask your care team who can visit.
  • Ask your team about phone or video appointment options.

Check on Mondays for each facility’s latest guidelines.

Albert Lea VA Clinic
Facility notice
Veterans with outpatient appointments may be accompanied by one (1) caregiver at their appointment.
  • Everyone must wear a mask and practice physical distancing.
  • We may screen you for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance.
  • Approved visitors only. Ask your care team who can visit.
  • Ask your team about phone or video appointment options.

Check on Mondays for each facility’s latest guidelines.

Chippewa Valley VA Clinic
Facility notice
Veterans with outpatient appointments may be accompanied by one (1) caregiver at their appointment.
  • Everyone must wear a mask and practice physical distancing.
  • We may screen you for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance.
  • Approved visitors only. Ask your care team who can visit.
  • Ask your team about phone or video appointment options.

Check on Mondays for each facility’s latest guidelines.

Ely VA Clinic
Facility notice
Veterans with outpatient appointments may be accompanied by one (1) caregiver at their appointment.
  • Everyone must wear a mask and practice physical distancing.
  • We may screen you for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance.
  • Approved visitors only. Ask your care team who can visit.
  • Ask your team about phone or video appointment options.

Check on Mondays for each facility’s latest guidelines.

Fort Snelling VA Clinic
Limited services and hours
Our Compensation and Pension department is open. Veterans may be accompanied by one (1) caregiver at their appointment.
  • Everyone must wear a mask and practice physical distancing.
  • We may screen you for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance.
  • Approved visitors only. Ask your care team who can visit.
  • Ask your team about phone or video appointment options.

Check on Mondays for each facility’s latest guidelines.

Hayward VA Clinic
Facility notice
Veterans with outpatient appointments may be accompanied by one (1) caregiver at their appointment.
  • Everyone must wear a mask and practice physical distancing.
  • We may screen you for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance.
  • Approved visitors only. Ask your care team who can visit.
  • Ask your team about phone or video appointment options.

Check on Mondays for each facility’s latest guidelines.

Hibbing VA Clinic
Facility notice
Veterans with outpatient appointments may be accompanied by one (1) caregiver at their appointment.
  • Everyone must wear a mask and practice physical distancing.
  • We may screen you for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance.
  • Approved visitors only. Ask your care team who can visit.
  • Ask your team about phone or video appointment options.

Check on Mondays for each facility’s latest guidelines.

Lyle C. Pearson Community Based Outpatient Clinic
Facility notice
Veterans with outpatient appointments may be accompanied by one (1) caregiver at their appointment.
  • Everyone must wear a mask and practice physical distancing.
  • We may screen you for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance.
  • Approved visitors only. Ask your care team who can visit.
  • Ask your team about phone or video appointment options.

Check on Mondays for each facility’s latest guidelines.

Maplewood VA Clinic
Facility notice
Veterans with outpatient appointments may be accompanied by one (1) caregiver at their appointment.
  • Everyone must wear a mask and practice physical distancing.
  • We may screen you for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance.
  • Approved visitors only. Ask your care team who can visit.
  • Ask your team about phone or video appointment options.

Check on Mondays for each facility’s latest guidelines.

Minneapolis VA Clinic
Normal services and hours
  • Everyone must wear a mask and practice physical distancing.
  • We may screen you for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance.
  • Approved visitors only. Ask your care team who can visit.
  • Ask your team about phone or video appointment options.

Check on Mondays for each facility’s latest guidelines.

Northwest Metro VA Clinic
Facility notice
Veterans with outpatient appointments may be accompanied by one (1) caregiver at their appointment.
  • Everyone must wear a mask and practice physical distancing.
  • We may screen you for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance.
  • Approved visitors only. Ask your care team who can visit.
  • Ask your team about phone or video appointment options.

Check on Mondays for each facility’s latest guidelines.

Rice Lake VA Clinic
Facility notice
Veterans with outpatient appointments may be accompanied by one (1) caregiver at their appointment.
  • Everyone must wear a mask and practice physical distancing.
  • We may screen you for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance.
  • Approved visitors only. Ask your care team who can visit.
  • Ask your team about phone or video appointment options.

Check on Mondays for each facility’s latest guidelines.

Rochester VA Clinic
Facility notice
Veterans with outpatient appointments may be accompanied by one (1) caregiver at their appointment.
  • Everyone must wear a mask and practice physical distancing.
  • We may screen you for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance.
  • Approved visitors only. Ask your care team who can visit.
  • Ask your team about phone or video appointment options.

Check on Mondays for each facility’s latest guidelines.

Shakopee VA Clinic
Facility notice
Veterans with outpatient appointments may be accompanied by one (1) caregiver at their appointment.
  • Everyone must wear a mask and practice physical distancing.
  • We may screen you for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance.
  • Approved visitors only. Ask your care team who can visit.
  • Ask your team about phone or video appointment options.

Check on Mondays for each facility’s latest guidelines.

St. James VA Clinic
Facility notice
Veterans with outpatient appointments may be accompanied by one (1) caregiver at their appointment.
  • Everyone must wear a mask and practice physical distancing.
  • We may screen you for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance.
  • Approved visitors only. Ask your care team who can visit.
  • Ask your team about phone or video appointment options.

Check on Mondays for each facility’s latest guidelines.

Twin Ports VA Clinic
Facility notice
Veterans with outpatient appointments may be accompanied by one (1) caregiver at their appointment.
  • Everyone must wear a mask and practice physical distancing.
  • We may screen you for COVID-19 symptoms at the entrance.
  • Approved visitors only. Ask your care team who can visit.
  • Ask your team about phone or video appointment options.

Check on Mondays for each facility’s latest guidelines.

Emergency information

Patient resources

Emergency: 911

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

24-hour nurse: 866-687-7382

Change your appointment:

Media inquiries: 612-467-3012

National Veterans Helpline: 800-507-4571

Patient locator: 612-725-2000

Pharmacy refill: 855-560-1721

Staff locator: 612-725-2000

Telephone care: 612-467-1100 or 866-414-5058, ext. 1100