IMPORTANT UPDATES FROM VA PITTSBURGH
We require all entrants to wear a VA-provided procedure mask. For information on visitation, please see Operating Status. Contact us before you visit: For some needs, we may be able to provide care by phone or video.
COVID-19 Vaccines at VA Pittsburgh: For information on vaccine eligibility and availability at our medical campuses and outpatient clinics, please see VAPHS COVID-19 Vaccines.
COVID-19 Emergency Department care: To ensure we can prioritize treatment for Veterans most in need of emergency COVID-19 care, do not report to our Emergency Department for COVID-19 treatment unless you have trouble breathing or severe symptoms. Do not report to our Emergency Department for COVID-19 treatment/testing if you have mild or no symptoms. Do not walk-in for non-emergency care: To schedule an appointment, call 412-822-3000 or send a secure message to your provider via MyHealtheVet.
COVID-19 testing: COVID-19 testing is by appointment only. If you have a sore throat, dry cough, shortness of breath or fever, call 412-360-6000 and select option #3 to speak to a nurse before visiting our facilities or to schedule an appointment for testing at University Drive.
988, the national suicide hotline number is down. Veterans can dial 877-267-6030, or call any VA facility and press 7 to reach the Veterans Crisis Line.
The Veterans Crisis Line chat (https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/get-help-now/chat/) and text (838255) are also available.