Current Operating Status - Miami VA Healthcare System
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Miami VA Healthcare System

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Current Operating Status

Situation Update

As of Thursday, October 3, 2019 3:13 PM EDT

The Miami VA Healthcare System is fully operational.

Veterans who require immediate urgent care services can call the VISN 8 Clinical Contact Center at 1-877-741-3400 for 24/7 support. This service is not to be confused with emergency services. For more information about the VISN 8 Clinical Contact Center, please visit

Life-threatening medical or mental health emergencies
Veterans who are experiencing medical or mental health emergencies are asked to visit the nearest emergency room of dial 9-1-1.

Sign-up for automatic email updates by filling in your email address in the “Emergency Email Updates” section, located at the top right corner of this page. For up-to-date information about the Miami VA, please check this page, the Miami VA Facebook page or Miami VA Twitter page. To learn about preparedness kits, family emergency plans, and hurricane and emergency preparedness, please visit During disasters Veterans and employees can get updated information on facility closures, appointment cancellations and pharmacy refills from this page.

Facility Status

Parent Facility
Bruce W. Carter Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center Normal Hours
Outpatient Clinics
Key West Normal Hours
William "Bill" Kling Normal Hours
Healthcare for Homeless Veterans Normal Hours
Community Based Outpatient Clinics
Deerfield Beach Normal Hours
Hollywood Normal Hours
Homestead Normal Hours
Key Largo Normal Hours
Pembroke Pines Normal Hours
Vet Centers
Fort Lauderdale Vet Center Normal Hours
Pompano Beach Vet Center Normal Hours
Miami Vet Center Normal Hours

Telephone Numbers

  • Emergency: 911
  • Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
  • 24 Hour Nurse: 1-877-741-3400 (During Emergency Only)
  • Change Your Appointment: 305-575-7520
  • Media Inquiries: 305-575-3399
  • National Veterans Helpline: 1-800-507-4571
  • Patient Locator: 1-877-741-3400 (During Emergency Only)
  • Pharmacy Refill: 305-575-3133
  • Staff Locator: 1-866-233-0152
  • Telephone Care: 1-877-741-3400 (During Emergency Only)
  • Employee Hotline: 1-866-233-0152