Portland VA Medical Center

Veterans Crisis Line Badge
My HealtheVet badge
EBenefits Badge
 

Contact the Portland VA Medical Center

Portland 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.

If you have a medical emergency, please call 911.

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. 

Portland VA Medical Center             

  • Call a service or department directly! Click here for a list of Direct Dial Numbers 
  • Portland Area: (503) 220-8262
  • Outside Portland Area: (800) 949-1004
  • 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.

Schedule an Appointment

To schedule an appointment, please contact us at any of the numbers listed below.

Make or Cancel an Appointment

Specialty Care Clinics

Portland area: (503) 220-8262, ext. 50820
Outside Portland area: (800) 949-1004, ext. 50820

Primary Care Clinics

Portland area: (503) 220-3494
Outside Portland area: (800) 949-1004, ext. 53494

                     Eligibility Hotline

Portland area: (503) 273-5289
Outside Portland area: (800) 949-1004, ext. 55289

Media Inquiries

Public Affairs Officer, Dan Herrigstad

Daniel.Herrigstad@va.gov

Monday through Friday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (503) 402-2975        

                              After hours, Cell (971) 221-4920

Assistant Public Affairs Officer, Kelli Roesch

Monday through Friday 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. (503) 808-1920

After hours, Cell (503) 381-7161                              

Patient Advocate

Portland

Staff: Katina Collins, Kelly Williams
Location: Bldg 101, Room 123
Portland area: (503) 273-5308
Outside Portland area: (800) 949-1004, ext. 55308

Vancouver

Staff: Sylvia Gawthorne
Location: Barnes Rehabilitation Center Bldg. 11, Room D-233, Reception area or Room D-233
Portland area: Phone: (360) 696-4061, ext. 55308
Outside Portland area: (800) 949-1004, ext. 55308

Former Prisoner of War Advocate

Former Prisoner of War Advocate: (503) 220-8262, ext. 57460
Outside Portland area: (800) 949-1004, ext. 57460

Prescription Refill Hotline 

Portland area: (503) 273-5201
Outside Portland area: (800) 949-1004, ext. 55201

Release of Information

Location: Building 101, Room 123
Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Portland area: (503) 273-5196

Outside Portland area: (800) 949-1004, ext. 55196

Returning Service Members

Darla Darville, LCSW, Transition Patient Advocate
Portland area: (503) 220-8262, ext. 57049
Outside Portland area: (800) 949-1004, ext. 57049

Victoria Koehler, LCSW OEF/OIF/OND Program Manger
Portland area: (503) 220-8262, ext. 57044
Outside Portland area: (800) 949-1004, ext. 57044

Former Prisoner of War Advocate
Portland area: (503) 220-8262, ext. 53062
Outside Portland area: (800) 949-1004, ext. 53062

Tricia Strombom, RN BSN, OEF/OIF/OND Polytrauma Nurse Case Manager
Portland area: (503) 220-8262, ext. 53060
Outside Portland area: (800) 949-1004, ext. 53060