Current Operating Status - VA Black Hills Health Care System
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VA Black Hills Health Care System


Current Operating Status

Situation Update

As of Wednesday, November 27, 2019 8:29 AM MST

All VA Black Hills Health Care System facilities are operating under normal conditions.

Facility Status

Parent Facility
VA Black Hills Health Care System Normal Hours
Medical Centers
Fort Meade, South Dakota Normal Hours
Hot Springs, South Dakota Normal Hours
Community Based Outpatient Clinics
Gordon, Nebraska Normal Hours
Newcastle, Wyoming Normal Hours
Pierre, South Dakota Normal Hours
Pine Ridge, South Dakota Normal Hours
Rapid City, South Dakota Normal Hours
Rosebud/Mission, South Dakota Normal Hours
Scottsbluff, Nebraska Normal Hours
Winner, South Dakota Normal Hours

Telephone Numbers

  • Emergency: 911
  • Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
  • 24 Hour Nurse: 1-877-339-6837
  • Change Your Appointment: Fort Meade
    Hot Springs
  • Media Inquiries: (605) 720-7451
  • National Veterans Helpline: 1-800-507-4571
  • Patient Locator: Fort Meade
    1-800-743-1070 X7264 from 7:30 am - 4:15 pm MT or
    1-800-743-1070 x7224
    Hot Springs
    1-800-764-5370 x92491
  • Pharmacy Refill: 1-855-560-1719
  • Staff Locator: Fort Meade
    Hot Springs
  • Telephone Care: Fort Meade
    1-800-743-1070 x7347
    Hot Springs

During an emergency, Veterans and their families may also call:

Fort Meade:
(Local area) 605-347-2511
(Toll free)1-800-743-1070

Hot Springs:
(Local area) 605-745-2000
(Toll free) 1-800-764-5370