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Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Houston, Texas

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Current Operating Status

Situation Update

As of Monday, September 11, 2017 2:27 PM CDT

9/11/2017 Update:
The Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center, all but one VA Outpatient Clinic, and all but one Vet Center have resumed normal Operations.

- Beaumont VA Outpatient Clinic (Mobile Medical Units, Vet Centers, and Canteen available)
- Beaumont Vet Center

Mobile Medical Units, Vet Centers, and Canteen are providing services from 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (times my adjust) through September 30th at several locations. See them HERE.

RESOURCES: please see these resources that could benefit Veterans during recovery after Hurricane Harvey. 

Please be sure to check our website, Facebook, and Twitter accounts for updates.

Facility Status

Parent Facility
Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center Normal Hours
Outpatient Clinics
Beaumont Outpatient Clinic Closed Closed
Conroe Outpatient Clinic Normal Hours
Galveston Outpatient Clinic Normal Hours
Katy Outpatient Clinic Normal Hours
Lake Jackson Outpatient Clinic Normal Hours
Lufkin Outpatient Clinic Normal Hours
Richmond Outpatient Clinic Normal Hours
Texas City Outpatient Clinic Normal Hours
Tomball Outpatient Clinic Normal Hours
Vet Centers
Houston West Vet Center 711 Normal Hours
Houston Southwest Vet Center 710 Normal Hours
Houston Vet Center 731 Normal Hours
Beaumont Vet Center Closed Closed

Telephone Numbers

  • Emergency: 911
  • Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
  • 24 Hour Nurse: 713-794-8985 (local)
    or 1-800-639-5137
  • Change Your Appointment: 713-794-8985 (local)
    or 1-800-639-5137
  • Media Inquiries: 713-794-7349
  • National Veterans Helpline: 1-800-507-4571
  • Patient Locator: 713-794-8736
  • Pharmacy Refill: 713-794-7648 (local)
    or 1-800-454-1062
  • Staff Locator: 1-866-233-0152
  • Telephone Care: 713-794-8985 (local)
    or 1-800-639-5137
  • VA Police: 713-794-7106
  • Employee Helpline: 1-866-233-0152

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VA Mission

It is the Department of Veterans Affair's fourth mission to provide contingency support to the Department of Defense and the Public Health Service during times of disaster or national emergency.