Current Operating Status - VA Providence Healthcare System
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VA Providence Healthcare System


Current Operating Status

Situation Update

As of Tuesday, August 24, 2021 9:40 AM EDT



COVID-19 vaccinations are available on a walk-in basis Monday through Friday 8am-2pm on the second floor C wing.

For more information please call (401) 273-7100 ext. 13021

Providence VA Medical Center still has a mask mandate in effect and is screening all Veterans and visitors upon arrival. If you plan to visit us here at the VA Hospital, please wear an acceptable mask or cloth-face-covering while on the grounds or in the hospital. Please check back often for updates on this policy - but for now, keep that mask on!

Facility Status

Parent Facility
Providence VA Medical Center Normal Hours
Community Based Outpatient Clinics
Hyannis, MA Normal Hours
Middletown, RI Normal Hours
New Bedford, MA Normal Hours

Telephone Numbers

  • Emergency: 911
  • Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
  • 24 Hour Nurse: 1-866-590-2976
  • Change Your Appointment: 401-457-3336
  • Media Inquiries: 401-457-3369
  • National Veterans Helpline: 1-800-507-4571
  • Patient Locator: 401-273-7100
  • Pharmacy Refill: 401-457-3344 or
  • Staff Locator: 401-273-7100
  • Telephone Care: 1-866-590-2976
  • Hotline for Homeless Veterans: 1-877-424-3838

In the event that the Providence VAMC or any of our associated Community VA Clinics is threatened by inclement weather, check this page for details.

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