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South Central VA Health Care Network


Current Operating Status

Situation Update

As of Wednesday, October 9, 2019 9:51 AM CDT

Alexandria VA Health Care System

Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System

Veterans Health Care System of the Ozarks

Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Houston, Texas

G.V. (Sonny) Montgomery VA Medical Center – Jackson, MS

Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System – Little Rock, AK 

Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System – New Orleans, LA

Overton Brooks VA Medical Center – Shreveport, LA 

VA Veteran Disaster Line

A toll-free number has been established for Veterans who receive care in an impacted area. They or their families should call 1-800-507-4571 to receive information on where to go for care, how to receive prescription medications, or any other concerns they may have about their care. The phone line will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

VA Employee Disaster Line

A toll-free number 1-866-233-0152 has been established for employees in the impacted area to report their status. The phone line will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Facility Status

Parent Facility
VISN 16 Network Office Normal Hours

Telephone Numbers

  • Emergency: 911
  • Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
  • 24 Hour Nurse: 1-800-639-5137
  • Change Your Appointment: 1-800-555-2222
  • Media Inquiries: 601-206-6972
  • National Veterans Helpline: 1-800-507-4571
  • Patient Locator: Not available
  • Pharmacy Refill: 601-206-6900
  • Staff Locator: Not available
  • Telephone Care: 800-639-5137