VA Central California Health Care System
Contact the VA Central California Health Care System
VA Central California 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. For Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD) services, Dial 711.
VA has established an Inquiry Routing and Information System - IRIS - which provides answers to frequently-asked questions. You may also use this system to submit a comment, question, or concern.
Contacting a Patient
If you come to visit a patient, please see our visitor information page.
If you would like to send a card, gift or flowers to a patient in our Fresno Medical Center, the mailing address is:
Patient Name (Patient Room Number)
c/o VA Central California Health Care System
2615 E. Clinton Avenue
Fresno, CA 93703
For the location of an inpatient or their phone number, dial the Fresno Medical Center at 559-225-6100 (or 888-826-2838).
Telephone Care (for patients)
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.
Within Fresno metro area: 559-228-6933
Outside of the Fresno calling area: Toll-free 888-826-2838
If you have a compliment, complaint, or other issue which you believe requires resolution, please contact our patient advocate.
Women Veterans Health Clinic
If you are a woman Veteran seeking medical care and/or VA benefits, please contact our Women Veterans Health Clinic.
Former Prisoners of War
If you are a Former Prisoners of War (FPOW) seeking special assistance, please contact our FPOW Advocate John Sulin at (559) 228-6970.
Release of Information
If you need to get information from your medical records, please visit our Release of Information page.
Compensation and Pension
If you would like to speak with someone in compensation and pension, call the Fresno Medical Center at 559-225-6100 x5439.
Members of the news media should contact our Public Affairs Office at 559-225-6100 x6641.