Current Operating Status - North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System
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North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System

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Current Operating Status

Situation Update

As of Friday, June 19, 2020 4:08 PM EDT

This page is designated for imminent emergency situations that may impact operations, such as hurricanes or earthquakes.  For updated information on COVID-19, please visit our Prepare for your visit page

 

 

Facility Status

Parent Facility
North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System Normal Hours
The NF/SGVHS remains in operation, we are urging those who do not require face-to-face medical care to refrain from coming to a facility. To protect Veterans & staff, face-to-face visits will be scheduled only after telephone or virtual care coordination with your provider.
Medical Centers
Malcom Randall VA Medical Center Normal Hours
The facility remains in operation, we are urging those who do not require face-to-face medical care to refrain from coming to the facility. To protect Veterans & staff, face-to-face visits will be scheduled only after telephone or virtual care coordination with your provider.
Lake City VA Medical Center Normal Hours
The facility remains in operation, we are urging those who do not require face-to-face medical care to refrain from coming to the facility. To protect Veterans & staff, face-to-face visits will be scheduled only after telephone or virtual care coordination with your provider.
Outpatient Clinics
Jacksonville, Florida Normal Hours
The facility remains in operation, we are urging those who do not require face-to-face medical care to refrain from coming to the facility. To protect Veterans & staff, face-to-face visits will be scheduled only after telephone or virtual care coordination with your provider.
Tallahassee, Florida Normal Hours
The facility remains in operation, we are urging those who do not require face-to-face medical care to refrain from coming to the facility. To protect Veterans & staff, face-to-face visits will be scheduled only after telephone or virtual care coordination with your provider.
The Villages, Florida Normal Hours
The facility remains in operation, we are urging those who do not require face-to-face medical care to refrain from coming to the facility. To protect Veterans & staff, face-to-face visits will be scheduled only after telephone or virtual care coordination with your provider.
Community Based Outpatient Clinics
Marianna, Florida Normal Hours
The facility remains in operation, we are urging those who do not require face-to-face medical care to refrain from coming to the facility. To protect Veterans & staff, face-to-face visits will be scheduled only after telephone or virtual care coordination with your provider.
Ocala, Florida Normal Hours
The facility remains in operation, we are urging those who do not require face-to-face medical care to refrain from coming to the facility. To protect Veterans & staff, face-to-face visits will be scheduled only after telephone or virtual care coordination with your provider.
Palatka, Florida Normal Hours
The facility remains in operation, we are urging those who do not require face-to-face medical care to refrain from coming to the facility. To protect Veterans & staff, face-to-face visits will be scheduled only after telephone or virtual care coordination with your provider.
Perry, Florida Normal Hours
The facility remains in operation, we are urging those who do not require face-to-face medical care to refrain from coming to the facility. To protect Veterans & staff, face-to-face visits will be scheduled only after telephone or virtual care coordination with your provider.
St. Augustine, Florida Normal Hours
The facility remains in operation, we are urging those who do not require face-to-face medical care to refrain from coming to the facility. To protect Veterans & staff, face-to-face visits will be scheduled only after telephone or virtual care coordination with your provider.
St. Marys, Georgia Normal Hours
The facility remains in operation, we are urging those who do not require face-to-face medical care to refrain from coming to the facility. To protect Veterans & staff, face-to-face visits will be scheduled only after telephone or virtual care coordination with your provider.
Valdosta, Georgia Normal Hours
The facility remains in operation, we are urging those who do not require face-to-face medical care to refrain from coming to the facility. To protect Veterans & staff, face-to-face visits will be scheduled only after telephone or virtual care coordination with your provider.
Waycross, Georgia Normal Hours
The facility remains in operation, we are urging those who do not require face-to-face medical care to refrain from coming to the facility. To protect Veterans & staff, face-to-face visits will be scheduled only after telephone or virtual care coordination with your provider.

Telephone Numbers

  • Emergency: 911
  • Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
  • 24 Hour Nurse: Scroll to Clinical Contact Center Number below
  • Change Your Appointment: Gainesville VAMC:
    352-376-1611 (local) or
    800-988-5641 (toll-free)
    Lake City VAMC:
    386-755-3016 x392465
  • Media Inquiries: VHANFLPublicAffairs@va.gov
  • National Veterans Helpline: 1-800-507-4571
  • Patient Locator: Not Available
  • Pharmacy Refill: 1-800-324-8387, 106526
  • Staff Locator: Not Available
  • Telephone Care: Clinical Contact Center 1-877-741-3400

 Personal Preparedness Checklist (2 weeks supply)

  • Water - 18 1/2 gallons of water per person (1/2 gallon for drinking, 2 gallons for bathing)
  • Food - Ready to eat canned food - juices, milk, soup; Snacks: cookies, cereals, etc.; Soft drinks, instant coffee, tea.
  • Medicine - first aid kit that contains aspirin, non-aspirin pain reliever, antacid, antiseptic, scissors, mosquito repellent
  • Personal Hygiene/Care Items: toilet paper, towels, soap, shampoo, denture needs, eyeglasses, sun protection
  • Other supplies - battery operated radio, flashlight and batteries, non-electric can opener, portable cooler and ice, plastic trash bags, tarp or sheet plastic, duct tape, cleaning supplies such as bleach, paper napkins, plates and cups, pillows and blankets.
  • Keep a record of scheduled appointments for follow-up visits, lab work and specialty care services.

Prescription Medications 

  • Keep a list of all medications in your personal preparedness kit.
  • Keep a 15 day supply of medication and supplies on hand. Do not allow your supply to go below 15 days.
  • For medications that require refrigeration - make sure you have a small portable cooler or ice chest ready for easy transport, if needed.
  • If you must evacuate, bring prescription bottles, whether full or empty of all medications that you are currently taking.

All Veterans are advised to follow evacuation orders given by local governments.

Visit the Florida Division of Emergency Management website www.floridadisaster.org for additional emergency preparedness tips.