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VA Caribbean Healthcare System


Current Operating Status

Situation Update

As of Tuesday, July 10, 2018 6:29 AM ADT

The Arecibo Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) is temporarily closed and will reopen on Monday July 16, 2018.

Vieques a Medical Mobile Unit (MMU) continue on normal hours:
  Monday: 07:30AM - 02:00PM
  Tuesday and Friday: 07:30AM - 01:00PM
  Wednesday and Thursday: 07:30AM - 04:00PM
 The MMU is stationed at the south sie parking lot of the Vieques Rual Outpatient Clinic, Co Destino Carretera #997, Vieques, PR 00765.

  Current Services: 
   •Primary Care
   •Preventive Health Care
   •Care of Chronic Conditions
   •Eligibility /Enrollment
   •Means Test Clinic
   •Fee Basis
   •Veterans Identification (VIC)
   •Prescriptions: Prescriptions processed in our main facility, through the mail or My HealtheVet.

All other VA Caribbean Healthcare System facilities are open on normal hours.

For further details about status of VA facilities see facility status below.

Summary of telephone numbers available and web links resources:

VA Caribbean Healthcare System main switchboard 787-641-7582 | Toll free 1-800-449-8729
Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255
Tele-care, Pharmacy and Appointments: 1-877-737-8820


Facility Status

Parent Facility
San Juan VA Medical Center Normal Hours
Outpatient Clinics
Arecibo Limited Services
Currently located at the Manuel G. "Petaca" Iguina Reyes Coliseum parking lot. No labs.
Ceiba Normal Hours
Comerio Normal Hours
Guayama Normal Hours
Mayaguez Normal Hours
Ponce - Euripides Rubio Normal Hours
St. Thomas Normal Hours
St. Croix Normal Hours
Recovery from Hurricane Maria. No labs.
Utuado Normal Hours
Vieques Limited Services
Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) acting as a temporary clinic.

Telephone Numbers

  • Emergency: 911
  • Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
  • 24 Hour Nurse: 1-877-741-3400
  • Change Your Appointment: Not available
  • Media Inquiries: 1-787-641-7582 x31932 or 787-679-8682
  • National Veterans Helpline: 1-800-507-4571
  • Patient Locator: Not Available
  • Pharmacy Refill: Not available
  • Staff Locator: Not Available
  • Telephone Care: 1-877-741-3400

Other Resources