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Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center


Current Operating Status

Situation Update

As of Monday, October 5, 2015 3:50 PM EDT

The Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center and all outpatient clinics will be open and fully operational Tuesday, October 6, 2015. Patients with appointments should arrive for their appointments as scheduled.

DAV vans will resume operating on their regular schedules Tuesday, October 6, 2015, with the exception of the Conway to Myrtle Beach route. This route is inactive due to the closure of Highway 17-North, and will resume regular operation as soon as possible.

VA employees should report for their regularly scheduled tour of duty on Tuesday, October 6, 2015.

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Facility Status

Parent Facility
Ralph Johnson VAMC Normal Hours Fully operational Tuesday, Oct. 6
Community Based Outpatient Clinics
Beaufort Clinic Normal Hours
Goose Creek Clinic Normal Hours Fully operational Tuesday, Oct. 6
Hinesville Clinic Normal Hours
Myrtle Beach Clinic Normal Hours Fully operational Tuesday, Oct. 6
Trident Clinic Normal Hours Fully operational Tuesday, Oct. 6
Savannah Clinic Normal Hours

Telephone Numbers

  • Emergency: 911
  • Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
  • 24 Hour Nurse: 843-577-5011 or 1-888-878-6884
  • Change Your Appointment: 843-577-5011 or 1-888-878-6884
  • Media Inquiries: 843-789-7677
  • National Veterans Helpline: 1-800-507-4571
  • Patient Locator: 843-577-5011 or 1-888-878-6884
  • Pharmacy Refill: 843-577-5011 or 1-888-878-6884
  • Staff Locator: 843-577-5011 or 1-888-878-6884
  • Telephone Care: 1-888-878-6884