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White River Junction VA Medical Center, Vermont



Local Patient Access Data

Regularly updated patient access data is available for all VA Medical Centers and Community-Based Outpatient Clinics including average wait times, number of patients waiting for a scheduled appointment and number of patients that cannot be scheduled for an appointment in 90 days or less. To view this data, go to

At VAMC White River Junction, we have established a number of procedures to assist you in getting an appointment without a long delay. Our goals are simple:

  • you should be able to see your primary care provider within one to two business days
  • you should have faster access to speciality care

If you have received a postcard stating that you need to make an appointment, please call the Medical Center at 802-295-9363 or 1-866-687-8387 (outside Vermont).

Changing Your Appointment

For a listing of your current appointments, please call the Medical Center Audio response Line at 802-291-6222.

If you cannot keep an existing appointment, please contact us as soon as you are aware you cannot make your appointment. This will allow us to reschedule you sooner as well as schedule one of your fellow veterans for the original appointment date and time.

Who to Call

To make an appointment with a particular clinic or service, call the listed phone number provided below:

Admissions 296-5110

 Appointments (to confirm) 291-6222

 Audiology ext. 5247

 Billing ext. 5038/5746

 Desk 60, Mental Health ext. 5760

 Desk 80 Cardiology, Sleep, Respirator Therapy, Nephrology, Pulmonary, and Endo ext. 6260

 Desk 90 Dermatology, Gastroenterology, and Hemetology/Oncology ext. 6290

 Desk 100 Eye Clinic: Optometry & Opthamology 296-5147 or ext. 6364

 Eligibility ext. 5118/6281

 Fee Basis 296-5141

 Fee Basis (Dental) ext. 6092

 GMF/WMF Providers ext. 6363

 Medical Same Day 296-5191

 Orthopedics ext. 5195

 Pharmacy (Refill Meds) 291-6222

 Pharmacy (Other Calls) ext. 5205

 Prosthetics 296-5170

 Scheduling 296-5160

 Surgical Same Day 296-5183

 Telephone Advice ext. 6363

 Travel 296-5165

 Urology ext. 5592

 X-Ray 296-5142

Other Important Toll Free Phone Numbers:

White River Junction VA Medical Center 1-866-687-8387
Health Benefits 1-877-222-8387
Education Benefits 1-888-442-4551
Life Insurance 1-800-669-8477
Debt Management 1-800-827-0648
Mammography Hotline 1-888-492-7844
Telecommunication Device for the Deaf (TDD) 1-800-829-4833
CHAMPVA 1-800-733-8387
Headstones and Markers 1-800-697-6947
Gulf War Helpline 1-800-749-8387
Health Eligibility Center 1-800-929-8387

VA Regional Office
1-800-827-1000 (Inside Vermont) or
802-296-5177 (From Canada or Outside Vermont)