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Charles George VA Medical Center - Asheville, NC

 

Current Operating Status

Situation Update

As of Thursday, January 18, 2018 4:59 PM EST

For your safety, CGVAMC has instituted restricted visitation at this time due to widespread influenza activity throughout the state. Restrictions will remain in place until further notice. Visitation should be limited to immediate family or caregivers, with exceptions in critical situations. No children under the age of 12 should come into the hospital or clinics at this time. Please encourage outpatients and visitors to wear a mask if suffering from a respiratory illness.

For the Safety of Our Patients, Visitors and Staff

Beginning Wednesday, January 3 at 7 a.m.:

No children under the age of 12 may come into the hospital or clinics at this time.

Anyone with the following symptoms within the last 24 hours must not visit or accompany patients in the hospital:

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Body Aches
  • Sore Throat
  • Runny Nose
  • Nasal Congestion
  • DiarrheaWe ask that only one person accompany patients to clinic visits.Thank you for your patience and understanding during this flu season.
  • Patients going to the clinic with any of these symptoms must wear a mask.
  • Visit only if you are immediate family or the patients’ caregiver and are not sick or been symptom-free for 24 hours.  Exceptions granted for critical situations or clergy, however visitors will need to wear a mask when in the hospital or clinic.

Facility Status

Parent Facility
Charles George VA Medical Center Normal Hours Flu Update Alert: Temporary Changes to Facility Visitation
Outpatient Clinics
Franklin, NC Normal Hours Flu Alert: For your safety, CGVAMC has instituted restricted visitation at this time due to widespread influenza activity throughout the state.
Hickory Normal Hours Flu Alert: For your safety, CGVAMC has instituted restricted visitation at this time due to widespread influenza activity throughout the state.
Rutherford County Normal Hours Flu Alert: For your safety, CGVAMC has instituted restricted visitation at this time due to widespread influenza activity throughout the state.

Telephone Numbers

  • Emergency: 911
  • Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
  • 24 Hour Nurse: 1-800-932-6408
  • Change Your Appointment: 828-298-7911 (option 3)
    1-800-932-6408
  • Media Inquiries: 828-298-7911 x4446
  • National Veterans Helpline: 1-800-507-4571
  • Patient Locator: 828-298-7911
    1-800-932-6408
  • Pharmacy Refill: 828-298-7911 (option 2)
    1-800-932-6408
  • Staff Locator: Not Available
  • Telephone Care: 1-800-932-6408