Albany Stratton VA Medical Center Albany, NY
If you have symptoms of fever, cough, and shortness of breath, call us at 1-800-877-6976 before visiting. For other concerns, you may be able to access VA care from home by phone or using VA virtual care options. More Details
COVID-19 vaccines: All Veterans, spouses and caregivers can get a COVID-19 vaccine at VA by appointment or walk-in clinic. Visit our vaccine information page.
Prepare for a visit: Everyone entering our facilities is screened, and visitors are limited. Face coverings are mandatory. For some needs, you may be able to get care at home by phone or video.
For the latest coronavirus information: Visit the CDC website.
NEW: NEWS-VA has just learned about the recall on Philips Respironics CPAP and BiPAPs. Your safety is our top priority. Veterans who are noticing problems with their device or any new respiratory symptoms should contact their care team immediately. Otherwise, they should continue using the device as prescribed, pending additional guidance. We are currently working with the manufacturer on a solution and will keep you informed as additional information and guidance becomes available.
In the meantime, if you would like to speak to someone regarding this matter, please contact Stratton VA’s Veteran Experience Manager Glenn Gilbert at (518)626-5331 or either of our Patient Advocates, Deb at (518)626-5307 or Jennifer at (518) 626-7125. Veterans with questions can also send a secure message to their care team through MyHealtheVet Secure Messaging.
COVID-19 Update - Flu Shot Clinic 2020
This year's flu shot clinic will be by appointment only. Starting 9/21/2020 - call (518) 626--7228 to schedule your flu shot. Read more...
COMMUNITY CARE INFORMATION
VA Community Care Network changes to Optum for urgent care and pharmacy benefits. Beginning 3/18/2020 Veterans can find in-network Urgent Care locations or pharmacies using the VA Facility Locator at https://www.va.gov/find-locations/