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Portland VA Medical Center-Vancouver

Our Vancouver VA campus provides primary care, mental health and specialty health services, including audiology, Community Living Center (CLC), dental, imaging, transitional lodging, physical therapy, podiatry, prosthetics, rehab medicine and more. Below, you’ll find our address, hours of operation, parking and transportation information, and the other health services we offer at the Vancouver VA campus. Please note, NO EMERGENCY SERVICES are available at this location.

Location and contact information

  • 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.

Address

1601 East 4th Plain Boulevard
Vancouver, WA 98661-3753

Phone numbers

Main phone: 360-759-1901
Mental health care: 503-273-5187

Clinical hours

  • Mon: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Tue: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Wed: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Thu: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Fri: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Closed
Portland VA Medical Center-Vancouver

Prepare for your visit

Click on a topic for more details.

 COVID-19 vaccination and COVID testing information

COVID-19 vaccines remain the best measure to protect people from COVID-19, slow transmission, and reduce the likelihood of new variants emerging. Get yours scheduled today.

Get the latest information on how to get your COVID-19 vaccination or a COVID test.

Getting here: Campus Map

Cost: Free within the patient parking lot.

Wheelchair availability: Wheelchairs are available upon arrival for patients who need them to access the building.

Medical Center Shuttle Service

The VA Medical Center Shuttle is a service established between the Portland and Vancouver campuses to facilitate patient transport for patient care needs.

    Pick-up locations:

    • Vancouver: Building 11, Main Entrance
    • Portland: Building 100, Main Hospital Entrance

     

    Shuttle Schedule:

    Depart Vancouver  |  Depart Portland


    7:20 a.m.                      |       8:15 a.m.                                

    8:50 a.m.                      |       9:30 a.m.

    10:30 a.m.                   |       10:30 a.m.

    11:00 a.m.                   |       11:30 a.m.

    12:00 p.m.                   |       12:30 p.m. 

    1:15 p.m.                      |       2:15 p.m. 

    3:15 p.m.                      |       4:10 p.m. 

    4:10 p.m.                      |       4:45 p.m. 

    5:45 p.m.                      |       6:15 p.m. 

     

    Procedures:

    • All shuttle users must use seat belts as provided. The shuttle driver is responsible for the safety and comfort of all passengers. For this reason, the driver may refuse service to anyone the driver deems to be a threat to the safe operation of the shuttle service. Priority seating is for patients.
    • Patients who require transportation between the Portland and Vancouver campuses for the purpose of receiving medical treatment at one of these facilities may be assigned to use the shuttle to accomplish that transportation. No off-campus stops are authorized. As a courtesy, drivers will pick up passengers who flag them down before the bus exits the campus.

    Additional information:

    • There is no shuttle service on weekends or holidays
    • All shuttles are equipped with wheelchair lifts
    • Patients have priority when using shuttle services
    • If you have any questions, please call the Transportation Office at 503-220-8262 extension: 57335

    Learn more about Chaplain Services.

    Chaplains provide caring, competent and respectful spiritual care to Veterans, and their loved ones, from all faith traditions and spiritual paths.

    C-TRAN provides local bus service for Vancouver, WA. Plan your trip at the C-Tran website.

    Beneficiary Travel Program

    The Beneficiary Travel program provides eligible Veterans and other beneficiaries mileage reimbursement, common carrier (plane, train, bus, taxi, light rail, etc.) or when medically indicated, "special mode" (ambulance, wheelchair van) transport for travel to and from VA health care, or VA authorized non-VA health care for which the Veteran is eligible.

    Find out if you qualify for beneficiary travel benefits

    Learn more about the Rehabilitation and Long Term Care Division which is organized in three units.

    • Community Living Center (CLC)
    • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Services (PM&RS)

    VA Portland Fisher House is located at the Vancouver VA Campus in Vancouver, Washington is "a home away from home" for families of Veterans and military service members who are hospitalized at the Portland VA Medical Center acute care hospital or who are residents of the Vancouver VA Community Living Center (CLC) or Residential Rehabilitation and Treatment Program (RRTP).

    Learn more about VA Portland Fisher House.

    VFW Veteran Service Officer

    Vancouver campus, Bldg. 15, Rm. 112
    7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Mon-Fri
    Vancouvervso@vfwwa.org 
    360-696-4583

    In the spotlight at VA Portland health care

    Health services offered here

    Click on a service for more details like location, contact, and appointment information.

    Addiction and substance abuse care

    We can help you overcome substance use problems from unhealthy alcohol use to life-threatening addiction. We match our services—like counseling, group therapy or medication—to your specific needs.

    Contact information

    Veterans Recovery House / Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Program

    Vancouver VA Campus 1601 East Fourth Plain Blvd. Vancouver, WA 98661 Bldg 12 on corner of Marine Corps Drive & Air Force Way
    Veterans Recovery House intake coordinator (Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Program (RRTP))
    503-220-8262x 33621

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? Yes

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    We help Veterans on their recovery journey through outpatient and inpatient services. Our residential facility helps Veterans deal with substance abuse, homelessness, mental health, and unemployment through its 24-hour therapeutic and educational programs like:

    Learn more about our VA treatment programs

    Audiology and speech

    Common conditions: tinnitus, vertigo, hearing loss, vestibular conditions, swallowing conditions

    We diagnose and treat conditions affecting your hearing, speech or balance. These include hearing loss, tinnitus (noise or ringing the ears) and dizziness—also speech, language, voice or swallowing disorders.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? No

    Walk-ins accepted? No

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    The VA Portland Audiology and Speech and Language Pathology Service is charged with assisting Veterans who are having difficulty hearing and communicating. Through a wide variety of services, assistive devices, and therapeutic offerings, this department works to ensure their patient’s can live more satisfying lives. We offer a full range of audiology and speech pathology services like:

    • Hearing and balance evaluations
    • Selection, management, and repair of hearing aids and assistive listening device assessments
    • Evaluation, programming, and management of cochlear implants and bone-anchored implants
    • Evaluation and treatment for auditory processing disorder
    • Services that help with speech, language, fluency, voice, cognitive communication, swallowing, stuttering, and laryngectomy (surgical removal of the larynx, which contains your vocal cords)
    • Appointments are required for all visits; schedule an appointment for any Audiology location by calling our central scheduling line 503-721-1434,  or 1-800-949-1004 ext. 55712, Mon- Fri, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

    Learn more about VA hearing aids

    Learn about Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Training Programs

    Blind and low vision rehabilitation

    Common conditions: macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease, glaucoma, corneal diseases, retinitis pigmentosa, uveitis, stroke and injury-related vision loss

    We offer advanced vision care and blind rehabilitation services to help you live independently. These may include vision-enhancing devices and technology as well as visual skills and related training.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    Our low vision outpatient clinic can assess your needs and provide a rehab plan tailored to your personal goals. Our team of specialists and social workers will work with you to find the right aids and services. Our clinic services include:

    • Comprehensive eye exams
    • Visual skills assessments
    • Guidance on how to develop visual motor and perceptual skills
    • Training to help you manage daily activities with your vision loss

    Read more about VA Portland's Low Vision Clinic

    Dental/oral surgery

    Common conditions: teeth cleaning, fillings, restorations, root canal, bridges, dental implants, dentures

    If you’re eligible for VA dental care, we provide dental screenings, cleanings, X-rays and fillings. We also provide specialty dental procedures like root canal, restorations and dentures.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? No

    Walk-ins accepted? No

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    If you're eligible for VA dental care, we offer a full range of quality dental services like:

    • Routine exams that include oral cancer screenings and teeth cleaning, restorative procedures such as, fillings and crowns
    • Comprehensive surgical care, including extractions,  bone and gum tissue grafts, as well as biopsies
    • Routine and advanced prosthodontic care, including bridges, dentures, and dental implants
    • Routine and advanced periodontal care including deep cleanings , gum surgery, sinus lifts,  and supporting bone health
    • Routine and advanced root canal procedures
    • Oral and facial reconstruction to repair damage from traumatic injury or serious illness

    Get more information about VA Portland Dental Services

    Geriatrics

    Common conditions: memory problems, sleep problems, falls, bone loss, weight loss

    As you age, we offer a range of medical and support services to help you stay as healthy, active and independent as possible. We also offer help to family members and caregivers who may support you.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed
    Community Living Center (CLC)
    503-220-8262x 31839
    Comprehensive Rehabilitation Unit (CRU) (E-Wing)
    503-220-8262x 33550
    Palliative Care Unit / Hospice (B-Wing)
    503-220-8262x 33690
    Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS)
    360-905-1741
    Rehabilitation and Long Term Care Administrative office (RLTC)
    503-220-8262x 33380

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    We assess your situation and condition to decide which outpatient geriatric services are right for you or a senior Veteran in your care, and then we coordinate your care. Our team of specialists provides geriatric services that include:

    • Medicine and nursing
    • Psychology, psychiatry, and social work
    • Physical and occupational therapy

    Learn more about VA Portland's Rehabilitation and Long Term Care Division which is organized in three units;

         - Community Living Center (CLC)
         - Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
         - Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Services (PM&RS)

    Learn more about VA long-term care

    HIV/hepatitis care

    Common conditions: HIV/AIDS, hepatitis A/B/C

    If you have a diagnosis of HIV or hepatitis A, B or C, we can provide you with the latest treatment methods and support. We also offer prevention education and testing for these infectious diseases.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. leave a message 24/7, Clinic Appts Wed., Thurs., Fri.
    • Tue. 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. leave a message 24/7, Clinic Appts Wed., Thurs., Fri.
    • Wed. 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. leave a message 24/7, Clinic Appts Wed., Thurs., Fri.
    • Thu. 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. leave a message 24/7, Clinic Appts Wed., Thurs., Fri.
    • Fri. 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. leave a message 24/7, Clinic Appts Wed., Thurs., Fri.
    • Sat. leave a message 24/7
    • Sun. leave a message 24/7

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Learn details about VA Portland's Telehealth HIV and PrEP clinic. The clinic provides the same quality care for Veterans living with HIV or Veterans prescribed HIV pre-prophylaxis (PrEP) medication as the face-to-face Infectious Disease clinic appointment. It adds the benefit of no drive to Portland.

    Laboratory and pathology

    We offer blood tests and other advanced testing services to help you and your VA health care team monitor your health, find and understand any health problems and make informed treatment decisions.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:03 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? Yes

    Walk-ins accepted? Yes

    Schedule an appointment online

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    Our laboratories provide a full range of clinical and diagnostic testing services. Our laboratory and pathology services include:

    • Study of blood, urine, and other bodily fluids for illness management
    • Testing for infectious diseases
    • Cytopathology (study of unusual cells) and surgical pathology (study of tissue removed during surgery)
    • Autopsy services

    Mental health care

    Common conditions: addiction, depression, anxiety, trauma, PTSD, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, OCD

    If you’re struggling with issues like PTSD, depression, grief, anger or trauma, we offer counseling and other support. All VA health care facilities offer same-day help. You may qualify even without enrolling in VA health care.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? No

    Walk-ins accepted? No

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    Our medical center and clinics provide consultation, evaluation, and treatment for a range of issues that may impact your mental health or emotional well-being. Our confidential outpatient services include individual and group therapy for:

    • Psychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and depression
    • Marriage and relationship problems
    • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
    • Anxiety, addictive behaviors, and personality disorders
    • Aggressive or self-harming behaviors

    Learn more and connect with a care coordinator

    Nutrition, food, and dietary care

    Our nutrition experts work closely with you and your care team to help make sure you’re getting the nutrition you need to get and stay as healthy as possible.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? No

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    Our registered dietitians can help you maintain or improve your health with good nutrition tailored to your needs. Through group, individual, and telehealth sessions, we provide nutrition education and counseling in areas such as:

    • Cardiovascular and heart health
    • Chronic kidney disease, diabetes (including gestational diabetes)
    • Eating disorders and digestive health
    • Pregnancy and postpartum nutrition
    • Weight management

    Learn more about VA Portland's Nutrition and Food Service.

    Learn about VA Portland's many available Nutrition Classes.

    Learn more about the weight management options through VA Portland.

    Optometry

    Common conditions: vision exams, prescription eyeglasses, contact lenses

    Our optometrists offer you routine eye exams, preventive vision testing and treatment for conditions like glaucoma. We also provide prescriptions for eyeglasses and other assistive devices.

    Contact information

    Eye Clinic / Optical Shop

    Building 17 (Clark County Building) 3rd Floor
    Hours
    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? No

    Our optometrists provide many eye-related services and treatments like:

    • Vision services and eye exams
    • Treatment for diseases and injuries of the retina, cornea, and other parts of your eye
    • Low-vision services for conditions like macular degeneration that can't be corrected by glasses, surgery, or medication
    • Special eye exams for diabetic patients

    Learn more about VA Portland's Eye Services and Optical Shops

    Orthopedics

    Common conditions: arthritis, musculoskeletal disorders, tendon and ligament repair, joint replacement

    Our orthopedists offer advanced care and treatment for issues related to muscles, bones and joints, including arthritis, disorders of the muscles and bones, tendon and ligament repair and joint replacement.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? Yes

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    We use surgical and nonsurgical means to treat illnesses and disorders of the musculoskeletal system, which includes your bones, muscles, joints, cartilage, tendons, ligaments, and other connective tissue. We treat conditions like:

    • Musculoskeletal trauma
    • Degenerative illnesses
    • Sports injuries
    • Contact

    VA Portland Specialty Medicine Customer Service Line;  503-273-5299

    PTSD care

    If you have symptoms of PTSD after a traumatic event, we can help. We offer assessment and treatment support such as private counseling, group therapy and medication. It’s never too late to get help.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? No

    Walk-ins accepted? No

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health problem that some people develop after experiencing or witnessing a life-threatening event, like combat, a natural disaster, a car accident, or sexual assault. It’s normal to have upsetting memories, feel on edge, or have trouble sleeping after this type of event. If symptoms last more than a few months, it may be PTSD. We can help you with effective treatments and support services, like:

    • Psychiatric and psychological counseling
    • Services for Veterans who are homeless
    • Treatment for addictive disorders
    • Transition and care management for post-9/11 combat Veterans of Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF), Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF), and Operation New Dawn (OND)
    • PTSD Clinical Team (PCT)

    Learn more about PTSD

    Physical therapy, occupational therapy and kinesiotherapy

    Physical therapy, occupational therapy and kinesiotherapy can help restore movement and function if you have been disabled by injury or disease.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? Yes

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    If you're living with or recovering from an injury, illness, or chronic condition that limits your mobility and independence, we can help. Our physical, occupational, and movement therapists combine therapeutic exercise, counseling, education, and training to help you improve your health and quality of life. Our services include:

    • Pain relief and joint mobilization
    • Movement and exercise therapies to improve your strength, endurance, balance, and coordination
    • Mobility assessment and training with wheelchairs, scooters, and walking devices
    • Life skills training and activities to help you maintain the highest level of independence and functionality
    • Aquatic therapy to manage chronic pain
    • Evaluation and treatment for a wide range of medical, orthopedic, psychosocial, and neurological conditions

    Reach VA Portland's Physical/Occupational Therapy team at 503-220-8262, ext. 31826.

    Learn about Physical Therapy Orthopedic Residency opportunities.

    Plastic and reconstructive surgery

    Plastic and reconstructive surgery can restore function and appearance after damage from disease, burns, traumatic injuries, congenital and developmental conditions and other causes.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Our plastic and reconstructive surgeons perform surgery to improve body function, or correct facial and body abnormalities caused by birth defects, injury, disease, or aging. We also perform cosmetic surgery to create a more normal appearance and improve self-esteem. Our services include:

    • Surgical repair of congenital deformities such as cleft lips and palates
    • Skin cancer surgery to remove malignant moles, lesions, and tumors from your skin
    • Breast reduction and reconstruction surgery
    • Skin grafts to treat burns, injuries, or illnesses, which involves removing skin from one part of your body and grafting it to another
    • Nasal reconstruction surgery to change the shape of your nose

    Podiatry

    Common conditions: arthritis, bunions, diabetic foot care, foot deformities, skin and nail conditions

    Our podiatry specialists evaluate and treat a wide range of injuries, diseases and disorders that affect your feet and ankles—from ingrown toenails to inflammation to diabetic foot ulcers.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? Yes

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    After years of walking, running, marching, jumping, rappelling, and parachuting, many Veterans experience trouble with their feet and ankles. We can help treat those problems so you can continue to enjoy an active lifestyle. Our podiatry services include:

    • Arthritis care for inflamed, swollen, or damaged joints
    • Foot and ankle fracture treatment, repair of cartilage, torn tendons and ligaments
    • Injections to reduce pain and swelling
    • Joint arthroplasty (surgical repair or reconstruction) and replacement
    • Minimally invasive surgery and post-surgical rehabilitation
    • Foot health maintenance procedures (bunion removal, resurfacing, and nail trimming)

    New Patients:  Contact your primary care team to determine your specific needs, necessary pre-appointment testing  (i.e. X-rays) and scheduling.

    Established Patients (seen within the last 3 years):  Call the Specialty Care  at 503-273-5299 , option 9, for questions or to schedule  follow-up appointment for a new or existing condition.

    Primary care

    Your VA primary care provider will work closely with you to plan for all the care you need to stay healthy and well throughout your life, including immunizations and vaccinations. They will also work with family members or caregivers who support you.

    Contact information

    Primary Care Vancouver Campus

    Building 24
    Hours
    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? No

    Walk-ins accepted? No

    Schedule an appointment online

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    A strong network of family and internal medicine specialists and services can offer you the best possible care. Internal medicine doctors (internists) prevent, diagnose, and treat adult diseases. Doctors who specialize in family medicine provide primary health care to the entire family. Your primary care team can coordinate the many services you receive such as:

    Prosthetics and rehabilitation

    We provide and help you use medical aids, hearing aids, state-of-the-art adaptive home equipment and other equipment to help you preserve and increase your mobility and independence.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    VA is the world's largest and most comprehensive provider of sensory aides and prosthetic devices. Veterans enrolled in the VA health care system and referred by a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician can receive a full range of services and equipment like:

    • Artificial limbs and surgical implants, including artificial joints and pacemakers, wheelchairs and other medical devices
    • Aids for Veterans who are blind, have low vision, or are hearing impaired
    • Adaptive equipment and modifications to make your vehicle or home more accessible
    • Other devices and services to help increase your mobility, dignity, and independence
    • Clothing allowance for Veterans with devices that damage their clothing
    • Contact VA Portland Prosthetics department at  503-721-1429

    Learn more about VA Rehabilitation and Prosthetic Services.

    Radiology

    We use imaging to help screen for, diagnose, and treat illness and injury. We provide X-rays and other imaging technologies.

    Contact information

    Vancouver Outpatient Imaging Center (VOICE)

    Bldg 28 on Coast Guard Street
    Hours
    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed
    Imaging Center scheduling line.
    503-273-5126

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? Yes

    Walk-ins accepted? No

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    We offer radiology and imaging services to diagnose and treat many medical conditions. Our services include:

    • X-ray
    • Ultrasound
    • Computer tomography (CT)
    • Positron emission tomography (PET)
    • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)

    Learn more about VA Portland's Imaging/X-Ray Services.

    Rehabilitation and extended care

    We provide medical care and rehabilitation services to Veterans in our Community Living Center and in their homes. Services include home-based primary care, medical foster home support, and hospice and palliative care.  

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? No

    Walk-ins accepted? No

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    We provide long-term care to help you and your family when you're dealing with a disability, chronic (long-lasting) illness, terminal illness, or serious health issues related to aging. Our long-term health care services include:

    • 24/7 nursing and medical care, physical therapy
    • Help with daily tasks like bathing, dressing, making meals, and taking medicine
    • Pain management and palliative care to relieve suffering and improve quality of life for people with serious illnesses
    • Hospice care to provide comfort and compassionate care for people in the last phases of an incurable illness
    • To learn more about the different types of extended care that VA provides, see our guide to long-term services and support.

    Learn about Rehabilitation and Long Term Care Division (RLTC)

    Learn more about VA long-term care

    Learn about Advance Care Planning – Group Visits (ACP-GV)

    Returning service member care

    If you’re returning from military service, we can help you readjust to civilian life and get started with VA health care. We can also help connect you with programs like mental health services and education and career counseling.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? No

    We can help you readjust to civilian life if you're returning from military service, on active duty, or an activated National Guard or Reserve member. Talk to one of our care coordinators about how to best use your health care benefits.

     

    • Polytrauma care (if you have multiple traumatic injuries)
    • Counseling and rehabilitation
    • Mental and behavioral health services
    • Family benefits counseling and assistance
    • Referral assistance

    Learn more and connect with a coordinator

    Spinal cord injuries and disorders

    If you have a spinal cord injury or disorder, our specialists provide coordinated care throughout your life. We work to help you achieve your goals for independence, productivity and quality of life.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? Yes

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    VA has the nation's largest system of care for spinal cord injuries and disorders. We provide a convenient, connected network of experts to care for you during each phase of your life. Our experienced primary care providers are trained to check for problems unique to spinal cord injuries.

    • Pressure ulcers
    • Pneumonia
    • Blood clots
    • Bladder and sexual issues
    • Constipation and other gastrointestinal problems
    • Sexual issues

    Learn more about the VA spinal cord injuries and disorders care system

    Travel reimbursement

    If you have to travel far for care, we may be able to reimburse (repay) you for travel expenses. We can also help arrange transportation for getting to and from your VA appointment.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? No

    Walk-ins accepted? No

    If you're traveling for VA-approved care, we can repay you for the cost of using regular transportation that includes cars, planes, trains, buses, taxis, rideshare, or light rail. You may also be eligible for repayment when using ambulances, wheelchair vans, or ambulettes (non-emergency medical transportation).

    • Round-trip transportation services between your home and our hospital and clinics (beneficiary travel)
    • Mileage reimbursement debit cards

    Learn more about VA travel pay reimbursement

    Vocational rehabilitation and employment programs

    We can help you reach your job and career goals with one-on-one support, counseling, and training.

    Contact information

    Building 18 1601 East 4th Plain Boulevard

    Hours

    • Mon. 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Walk-in Services from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
    • Tue. 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed
    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Referral required? No

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    We help Veterans with physical. mental health, and other barriers to finding and keeping employment.  We help you find jobs through our long-term partnerships with business, industry, and government agencies. We offer 3 services:

    • Our Transitional Work program helps build on the job employment skills by placing Veterans in a therapeutic work environment.
    • Our Supported Employment program provides long-term support for Veterans with serious mental illnesses, PTSD or Traumatic Brain Injury/ Spinal Cord Injury to help them compete for jobs in their communities
    • Our Community Based Employment Services works with Veterans engaged in Mental Health with finding employment in the community
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    Learn more about VA Portland vocational rehabilitation services and training opportunities.

    Learn more about VA vocational rehabilitation

    Whole health

    Whole health puts you at the center of care, rather than your illnesses or conditions. We work with you to develop a personalized health plan based on your values, needs, and goals.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Care we provide at VA Portland Health Care System

    Our whole health approach empowers and equips you to take charge of your health, well-being, and quality of life. Whole health goes beyond your illnesses, injuries, or disabilities, and focuses instead on your values, goals, and overall health. It includes self-care and complementary therapies along with conventional medical care. Our whole health program includes:

    Learn more about VA whole health

    Women Veteran care

    Common conditions: women's primary care, mental health, obstetrics and gynecology, pap smear, mammogram

    We offer women’s health services to meet your specific needs such as disease screenings, mental health treatment, recovery from military sexual trauma, maternity care and female-specific medical equipment.

    Contact information

    Hours

    • Mon. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Tue. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Wed. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Thu. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Fri. 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sat. Closed
    • Sun. Closed

    Appointments

    Contact us to schedule, reschedule, or cancel your appointment. If a referral is required, you’ll need to contact your primary care provider first.

    Our women's health program offers complete health care for women Veterans of all ages. Our primary care providers specialize in women's health. They work closely with specialists in gynecology, obstetrics, female urology, oncology, medicine, radiology, surgery, and breast illness. Our services for women Veterans include:

    • Ultrasounds, mammograms, Pap and HPV tests
    • Mental health care and counseling
    • Lifestyle wellness services
    • Menopause treatment, including hormonal therapy
    • Family planning, contraceptive care, and infertility evaluation

    Learn more and connect with a care coordinator

    Learn  about VA Portland's Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Program (IPVAP).

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