In Preparation For Hurricane Irma, Local VA Facilities Closed Monday

Sep 8, 2017

Tallahassee Health Care Center
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In preparation for Hurricane Irma, several VA facilities in the North Florida and South Georgia areas will be closed Monday to local veterans.

The North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System has announced it’s closing 12 facilities Monday.

They include Tallahassee Health Care Center as well as Community Based Outpatient Clinics in Marianna, Valdosta, and Waycross.

Any Primary Care, Specialty and Mental Health appointments made Monday at the Lake City and Malcom Randall VA Medical Center are now cancelled, and patients should be contacted soon.

Officials say any vets unable to obtain their normal pharmacy refills at their local VA facility, can pick up a 14-day supply at any CVS, Walgreens, or Publix until September 15th.

See below for the complete list of closed facilities:

  • Jacksonville OPC (and Jacksonville Southpoint and University)
  • Lecanto CBOC
  • Marianna CBOC
  • Ocala CBOC (and Ocala West Specialty)
  • Palatka CBOC
  • Perry CBOC
  • St. Augustine CBOC
  • St. Marys CBOC
  • Tallahassee HCC
  • The Villages OPC
  • Valdosta CBOC
  • Waycross CBOC

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