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Boise VA Medical Center


Contact the Boise VA Medical Center

Boise VA Medical Center offers a variety of health services to meet the needs of our nation's Veterans. For additional contact information you may also view our phone directory or A to Z List of Services. For Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD) services, Dial 711.

Our administrative hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.  Emergencies are seen 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  Review our visiting hours and polices page for visitor hours.

Contacting a Patient

If you come to visit a patient, please see our maps for directions and parking locations. You may also wish to review our visiting hours and policies page.

If you would like to send a card, gift or flowers to a patient, the mailing address is:

Patient Name (Patient Room Number)
c/o Boise VA Medical Center
500 W. Fort Street
Boise, ID 83702

For the location of an inpatient or their phone number, dial the Medical Center at (208) 422-1000.

Telephone Care

Please contact our telephone care line if you need medical advice, have a question about your medication, or need to schedule a non-urgent appointment. Your location determines which number to use.

Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  • Within Boise metro area: 422-1000
  • Outside of the Boise calling area:
    Toll-free 1-866-437-5093.

Evenings and Weekends

  • Dial 1-866-437-5093 or (208) 422-1000 

Map of the Boise VA Medical Center

For a map of the Boise VA Medical Center campus, including parking lots, buildings and interior patient care areas; click here.

Schedule an Appointment

To schedule an appointment, please contact us at any of the numbers listed on our appointments page, or visit My HealtheVet.

Patient Advocate - Veterans Experience Office

If you have a compliment, complaint, or other issue which you believe requires resolution, please contact the Veterans Experience Office; click here.

Former Prisoner of War Advocate

If you are a former Prisoner of War (POW) and need help accessing and/or navigating the Boise VA Medical Center, please click here for more information.

Compensation and Pension

To speak with someone in compensation and pension, call the Medical Center at (208) 422-1000 or 1-866-437-5093.

Release of Information

If you need to get information from your medical records, please contact our Release of Information Office.

Billing Inquiries/Questions

For questions/concerns about a non-VA entity billing you for VA care please call (208) 422-1252.
For questions/concerns about the VA billing you for care at the VA please call (208) 422-1204.

Inquiry Routing and Information System

VA has established an inquiry routing and information system which provides answers to frequently-asked questions. You may also use this system to submit a comment, question, or concern.

Media Inquiries and Interviews

If you are a member of the media and you are requesting information and/or interviews with Boise VA Medical Center personel please contact Public Affairs Officer, Josh Callihan for more information at 208-422-1054.


To report problems with this website, please contact the Webmaster.

Privacy Office

For matters related to privacy, confidentiality and security please contact the Boise VA Medical Center Privacy Officer at or by calling (208) 422-1031.


Boise VA Medical Center Emergency Room is open 24/7


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