Current Operating Status - Albany Stratton VA Medical Center Albany, NY
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.

Albany Stratton VA Medical Center Albany, NY

 

Current Operating Status

Situation Update

As of Friday, June 12, 2020 12:15 PM EDT

COVID-19 UPDATE:

The CDC and VA are committed to reducing the spread of COVID-19. If you have a fever, cough, shortness of breath – please stay home and contact your primary care provider/team. Tell them about how you are feeling and any recent travel you or members of your household have taken. They will be able to discuss your appointment options and answer any questions you may have.

To minimize any potential exposure, we’ve limited access to our facilities to the main entrance for Veterans, staff and select visitors, where screening questions will be asked.  As a precautionary measure, general community  and group visits are temporarily suspended, including to the Community Living Center.  Your cooperation and help is appreciated as we work to maximize the health and safety of the 50 Veterans who live at our facility, the nearly 35,000 Veterans who receive their care here, our staff and for those who visit. 

For more information about the Coronavirus, please visit: https://www.va.gov/coronavirus/

Facility Status

Parent Facility
Albany Straton VA Medical Center Limited Services
Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Albany/Stratton VA Medical Center has limited services at the main facility. If you have or need an appointment, please call your health care team to arrange a video connect or in-person visit.
Community Based Outpatient Clinics
Bainbridge, New York Limited Services
Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Albany/Stratton VA and all outpatient clinics have limited services. If you have or need an appointment, please call your health care team to arrange a video connect or in-person visit.
Catskill, New York Limited Services
Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Albany/Stratton VA and all outpatient clinics have limited services. If you have or need an appointment, please call your health care team to arrange a video connect or in-person visit.
Clifton Park Limited Services
Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Albany/Stratton VA and all outpatient clinics have limited services. If you have or need an appointment, please call your health care team to arrange a video connect or in-person visit.
Fonda, New York Limited Services
Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Albany/Stratton VA and all outpatient clinics have limited services. If you have or need an appointment, please call your health care team to arrange a video connect or in-person visit.
Glens Falls, New York Limited Services
Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Albany/Stratton VA and all outpatient clinics have limited services. If you have or need an appointment, please call your health care team to arrange a video connect or in-person visit.
Kingston, New York Limited Services
Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Albany/Stratton VA and all outpatient clinics have limited services. If you have or need an appointment, please call your health care team to arrange a video connect or in-person visit.
Malone, New York Limited Services
Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Albany/Stratton VA and all outpatient clinics have limited services. If you have or need an appointment, please call your health care team to arrange a video connect or in-person visit.
Plattsburgh, New York Limited Services
Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Albany/Stratton VA and all outpatient clinics have limited services. If you have or need an appointment, please call your health care team to arrange a video connect or in-person visit.
Saranac Lake, New York Limited Services
Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Albany/Stratton VA and all outpatient clinics have limited services. If you have or need an appointment, please call your health care team to arrange a video connect or in-person visit.
Schenectady, New York Limited Services
Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Albany/Stratton VA and all outpatient clinics have limited services. If you have or need an appointment, please call your health care team to arrange a video connect or in-person visit.
Troy, New York Limited Services
Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Albany/Stratton VA and all outpatient clinics have limited services. If you have or need an appointment, please call your health care team to arrange a video connect or in-person visit.
Westport (Elizabethtown), New York Limited Services
Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Albany/Stratton VA and all outpatient clinics have limited services. If you have or need an appointment, please call your health care team to arrange a video connect or in-person visit.
Community Nursing Homes
Albany Vet Center Normal Hours
Outpatient Clinics
Veterans Community Services Center Normal Hours

Telephone Numbers

  • Emergency: 911
  • Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
  • 24 Hour Nurse: 1-888-838-7890
  • Change Your Appointment: (518) 626-5780 or 1-800-585-9772
  • Media Inquiries: (518) 626-5522
  • National Veterans Helpline: 1-800-507-4571
  • Patient Locator: (518) 626-5000 or 1-800-223-4810
  • Pharmacy Refill: (518) 626-7449 or 1-800-585-9772
  • Staff Locator: 1-866-233-01521-888-838-7890
  • Telephone Care: 1-888-838-7890
  • Suicide Prevention: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • National Veterans Helpline: 1-800-507-4571