Tuscaloosa VA Medical Center
Local Patient Access Data
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 Tuscaloosa VAMC, we have established a number of procedures to assist you in getting an appointment without a long delay. Our goals are simple —
- you should be able to see your primary care provider within one to two business days
- you should have faster access to speciality care
If you have received a postcard stating that you need to make an appointment, please call the medical center at 205-554-2000 ext. 4189 or 1-888-269-3045 ext. 4189.
Changing Your Appointment
For a listing of your current appointments, please call the medical center at 205-554-2000 ext. 4189 or 1-888-269-3045 ext. 4189
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 205-554-2000 ext. 4189 or 1-888-2693045 ext. 4189 to reschedule.
Who to Call
To make an appointment with a particular clinic or service, call the medical center at 205-554-2000 ext. 4189 or 1-888-269-3045 ext. 4189 and the operator will provide you with the extension to your particular clinic or service.