Regularly updated patient access data is available for all VA Medical Centers and Community-Based Outpatient Clinics including average wait times, number of patients waiting for a scheduled appointment and number of patients that cannot be scheduled for an appointment in 90 days or less. To view this data, go to http://www.va.gov/health/access-audit.asp.
At the Carl Vinson VA Medical Center, we have established a number of procedures to assist you in getting an appointment without a long delay. Our goals are simple:
If you have received a postcard stating that you need to make an appointment, please call the medical center at 478-272-1210 (or toll free, 1-800-595-5229).
For a listing of your current appointments, please call the medical center at 272-1210 ( or toll free, 1-800-595-5229).
If you cannot keep an existing appointment, please contact us as soon as you are aware you cannot make your appointment. This will allow us to reschedule you sooner as well as schedule one of your fellow veterans for the original appointment date and time. Call 272-1210 (or toll free, 1-800-595-5229) to reschedule.
To make an appointment with a particular clinic or service, call the listed phone number & extension provided below.
Main Hospital Number: (478) 272-1210
|Care Coordination||ext. 2544|
|Community Care/Home Health||ext. 2856|
|Homeless Program||ext. 2327|
|PTSD Clinical Team (PCT)||ext. 2947|
|Special Exams (Agent Orange/C&P/Persian Gulf/Registry Exams)||ext. 3086|
|Specialty & Ancillary Care||ext. 2944|
|Substance Abuse Treatment||ext. 3159|
|Women's Health Clinic||ext. 4231|
Extended Care and Rehabilitation
|Geriatrics & Extended Care (G&EC)||ext. 3359|
|Rehabilitation Medicine||ext. 2960|
Mental Health Clinics
|Mental Health||ext. 2199|