Geriatrics and Extended Care - Tuscaloosa VA Medical Center
Attention A T users. To access the menus on this page please perform the following steps. 1. Please switch auto forms mode to off. 2. Hit enter to expand a main menu option (Health, Benefits, etc). 3. To enter and activate the submenu links, hit the down arrow. You will now be able to tab or arrow up or down through the submenu options to access/activate the submenu links.

Tuscaloosa VA Medical Center


Geriatrics and Extended Care

Geriatrics and Extended Care Services

  • Inpatient Services—Provide short and long term care to Veterans meeting criteria
  • Community Living Centers, referred to as nursing homes in the community
  • Physical Rehabilitation
  • Hospice
  • Respite Care as available for up to 30 days during a 12 month period
  • Home and Community Based Care—Provides care to Veterans residing in the community who meet criteria
  • Home Based Primary Care
  • Medical Foster Homes
  • Community Nursing Home
  • Non VA Care- Home Maker/Home Health Aid Services, Outpatient Respite Care, Outpatient Adult Day Care, Outpatient Hospice

Contact Information:

Office of Geriatrics and Extended Care Services:

Associate Chief of Staff Building 1, 1-205-554-2000 extension 2787

Associate Chief Nurse, Building 1, 1-205-554-2000 extension 2787

Admission Coordinator Building 1, 1-205-554-2000 extension 2374

Community Living Centers:

Eagles Cove, Building 61, (Community Living Center), 1-205-554-2000 extension 2089 or 2092 

Freedom Hall, Building 61, (Community Living Center), 1-205-554-2000 extension 2778 or 2779

Patriots Point, Building 61, (Community Living Center), 1-205-554-2000 extension 2716 or 2718

Valor Center, Building 137, (Physical Rehabilitation), 1-205-554-2000 extension 3582 or 3913

Home and Community Base Care

Tuscaloosa Building 5, 1-205-554-2000 extension 4239

Selma Vaughn Medical Center Towers Suite 305, 1-205-554-2000 extension 6653

Contact Info


  • Tuscaloosa VAMC

Contact Number(s)

  • 205-554-2000 Ext. 2787

Hours of Operation

  • 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.