New Mexico VA Health Care System 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.
American Indian Program Coordinator - (505) 988-7033 or toll-free 1-800-465-8262
Appointments, Scheduling and Other Questions
Dial 1-(505)-265-1711, then listen to the directions given or select one of the following:
Outside Albuquerque: 1-800-465-8262, Ext. 5767
Billing Questions -To speak with someone in our Billing Section call (505) 265-1711, Ext 4206.
For more information: Copays and Charges
Caregiver Support Program
Support Line - toll-free 1-855-260-3274
Local Caregiver Support Coordinator - For more information about the line, please call Mary Ann Kreski, Caregiver Support Coordinator for the New Mexico VA Health Care System, at (505-265-1711), ext. 7218.
Community Mental Health Point of Contact - (505) 265-1711, Ext. 5166
Compensation & Pension - (505) 265-1711, Ext. 6169
Credentialing & Privileging Office - (505) 265-1711, Ext. 2818 / 6001 and Fax: (505) 767-6013
Eligibility Inquiries - If you have questions about your eligibility for VA Health Care benefits, call the Medical Center at (505) 265-1711, Ext 2741 or toll-free 1-800-465-8262, Ext 2741 or visit the VA Health Care Eligibility Center web site.
Emergency Hospitalization - Please notify the New Mexico VA Health Care System in cases of emergency hospitalization in your community by calling during regular business hours (505) 265-1711, ext. 5739 or toll free (800) 465-8262, ext. 5739. If after hours, please call (505) 265-1711, ext. 2740, or toll free (800) 465-8262, ext. 2740.
Homeless Veteran Coordinator - (505) 265-1711, Ext. 2491
Human Resources Office - (505) 265-1711, Ext. 2760
IDES station phone number - (505) 265-1711, Ext. 7285
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.
Point of Contact: Jennie B. Taylor, My HealtheVet Coordinator
Phone: (505) 265-1711, ext. 4342 or toll free at 1-800-465-8262, ext. 4342
On the Web – To register go to http://www.myhealth.va.gov/.
News Media (Public Affairs) - Contact Sonja Brown, Chief, Voluntary Service & Public Affairs Operations at (505) 265-1711, Ext 2269, or call (505) 256-2771
Patient Advocate - If you have a compliment, complaint or other issue which you believe requires resolution, please contact one of our Patient Advocates at (505) 265-1711, Ext 2612 or Ext 2686.
Privacy Officer -To speak with our Privacy Officer, call the Medical Center at (505) 265-1711 x5435.
Release of Information (ROI) - If you need to get information from your medical records, please contact our ROI Office at (505) 265-1711, Ext 2449/2285 and Fax: (505) 256-5705.
Returning Combat Veterans - Melissa Middleton, OEF/OIF/OND Coordinator
Building 41, 4th Floor, Room 4B -101
(505) 265-1711, Ext 6425
Suicide Prevention Coordinator - (505) 265-1711, Ext. 2224
Telephone Triage & Information Program - 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:
Veterans Justice Outreach Coordinator - (505) 265-1711, Ext. 2080
Women Veterans Program - Call (505) 265-1711, Ext 2679 or toll-free (800) 465-8262, Ext 2679.