We are conducting a gradual reopening of face-to-face appointments. Many appointments where clinically appropriate can be done virtually. Masks must be worn. Please call your provider to schedule an appointment and to talk about virtual appointment options. More Details
COVID-19 vaccines: To get the latest updates and sign up to stay informed about COVID-19 vaccines, visit our vaccine information page.
Prepare for a visit: Everyone entering our facilities is screened, and visitors are limited. Face coverings are mandatory. Please contact us first before going to any of our locations. For some needs, you may be able to get care at home by phone or video.
For the latest coronavirus information: Visit the CDC website.
COVID-19, the Cincinnati VA is working to expand services at our Medical Center
campus and our other off-site clinic locations.
These efforts will align with federal, state and local guidance and will
focus on the continued safety of our employees and Veterans.
Effective May 7, 2020 the Cincinnati VA will be operating
under the following layers of protection for all
(Veterans, staff, trainees, volunteers, inpatient residents, and visitors)
who come to Cincinnati VA facilities. The layers of protection for all include:
- All individuals MUST wear appropriate face masks while on
appropriate issued personal protective equipment (PPE).
Any Veteran who needs a mask while being
at the Medical Center or any of our off-site clinics will be provided a mask.
- Entry point screenings are required for all the enter the Medical Center
- Virtual visits are encouraged, please contact your
- Cleaning of high-touch surfaces in our facilities
- Increased physical distancing in common areas like
- The Medical Center is not allowing visitors/general
those directly assisting or caring for a Veteran to include
any end of life care.
If you are sick or have symptoms of respiratory illness
(fever, cough, shortness of breath),
stay home and contact your Cincinnati VA provider.
We continue to offer virtual access to care options.
Learn more at www.connectedcare.va.gov/ or contact your
Cincinnati VA provider
If you have symptoms of fever, cough, and shortness of breath,
call us at 513-861-3100 before visiting us.
For other concerns, you may be able to access
VA care from home by phone or using VA virtual care options.
The Cincinnati VA Medical Center continues to take proactive
steps to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease, known as COVID-19.
As part of this process the Cincinnati VA continues to conduct
100% mandatory screenings for everyone who enters all Cincinnati VA facilities.
The facility is following CDC guidelines for intake precautions.
The Medical Center is not allowing visitors/general public
into our facilities except for those directly assisting or caring for
a Veteran to include any end of life care.
Directly assisting or caring for a Veteran is defined as:
- A single individual responsible for transporting a patient
- A single designated partner or primary caretake
- Patients are limited to one visitor at a time.
- No visitors under age 18.
- Visitors are not permitted to see patients if they
(coughing, sneezing, runny nose, fever, etc..)
- All visitors will follow respiratory hygiene and cough
All events are cancelled until further notice.
Please call your local point of contact prior to traveling for
questions regarding cancellations.
Events & Classes
No events or classes are currently scheduled.