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VA Portland Health Care System

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Current Operating Status

Situation Update

As of Friday, February 10, 2017 10:26 AM PST

All VAPORHCS clinics and services are currently operating during normal hours. For the latest updates on VAPORHCS operations, please follow us on Facebook, the VAPORHCS Web page, or call the VAPORHCS Alert line at 503-721-1458.

Due to reported increased influenza activity in the Pacific Northwest, the following restrictions and guidelines are in effect now until further notice at all VAPORHCS facilities: 
  • Only patients and immediate family members should visit VAPORHCS facilities; any symptomatic visitors should delay their visit.
  • If possible, symptomatic patients should delay their appointment or wear a mask for the duration of their visit.

(Masks will be available at the entrance of VAPORHCS facilities.  If you do not see any readily available, please ask staff for assistance to obtain one.)

  • Children 14 years of age and younger are restricted from all VAPORHCS in-patient ward areas (Please inquire with respective Charge Nurses for any exceptions).
  • We request that families leave children 14 years of age and younger at home and not bring them into any VAPORHCS facilities until this restriction has been lifted.
Please contact your VAPORHCS care team if you have any questions regarding this.

If you have any questions about the information on this page, please email the VAPORHCS Public Affairs Office at or call us at 503-402-2975.

Thank you.

Facility Status

Parent Facility
Portland VA Medical Center (PVAMC) Normal Hours
Outpatient Clinics
Bend Normal Hours
Center for Women Veterans Health Normal Hours
Community Resource and Referral Center (CRRC) Normal Hours
Fairview Clinic Normal Hours
Hillsboro Normal Hours
Lincoln City Clinic Normal Hours
Loren R. Kaufman VA Clinic (The Dalles) Normal Hours
Newport Normal Hours
North Coast Normal Hours
Salem Normal Hours
Vancouver Campus Normal Hours
West Linn Normal Hours

Telephone Numbers

  • Emergency: 911
  • Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
  • 24 Hour Nurse: 503-220-8262, option 0, (VA Call Center)
  • Change Your Appointment: 503-220-8262, option 2
  • Media Inquiries: 503-808-1920
  • National Veterans Helpline: 1-800-507-4571
  • Patient Locator: 503-220-8262, Press 0 for assistance
  • Pharmacy Refill: 503-273-5201
  • Staff Locator: 503-220-8262, Press 0 for assistance
  • Telephone Care: 503-220-8262 (VAPORHCS Main Number)
  • VA Police: 503-808-1911
  • Eligibility / Enrollment Services: 503-273-5069