Birmingham, Alabama VA Medical Center offers a variety of health services to meet the needs of our nation's Veterans. For additional contact information you may also view our phone directory or A to Z List of Services.
Our administrative hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Emergencies are seen 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Review our visiting hours and polices page for visitor hours.
If you would like to send a card, gift or flowers to a patient, the mailing address is:
Patient Name (Patient Room Number)
c/o VA Medical Center
700 South 19th Street
Birmingham, AL 35233
For the location of an inpatient or their phone number, dial the Medical Center at (205) 933-8101 and press 0 for operator assistance.
Please contact our telephone care line if you need medical advice, have a question about your medication, or need to schedule a non-urgent appointment. Your location determines which number to use.
Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Evenings and Weekends
If you have a compliment, complaint, or other issue which you believe requires resolution, please contact one of our patient representatives. They can be reached Monday through Friday from 7:30 am until 4:30 pm at (205) 933-8101:
Their contact information is available on our customer service page.
Our Former Prisoners of War Advocate can provide special assistance to former POWs. Contact Jeff Hester at 205-558-4744, or visit room 9130 in the medical center.
To speak with someone in compensation and pension, call the Medical Center at (205) 933-8101 then ask operator to transfer you.
If you need to get information from your medical records, please contact our Release of Information Office.
VA has established an inquiry routing and information system which provides answers to frequently-asked questions. You may also use this system to submit a comment, question, or concern.
Members of the news media should contact our Public Affairs Office at (205) 558-4744.
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