Birmingham VA Medical Center

Birmingham VA Medical Center Logo The Birmingham VA Medical Center is a 313-bed acute tertiary care facility located in the historic Southside district of the city. The facility provides acute tertiary medical and surgical care to veterans of Alabama and surrounding states. The medical center serves as a referral center for this population area with 136 operating beds currently. Recent construction provides state-of-the-art facilities and equipment in all clinical programs. Care is provided in practically all medical and surgical specialties and subspecialties. Most staff physicians have joint appointments with VA and its primary affiliation, University of Alabama at Birmingham. The BVAMC operates seven Community Based Outpatient Clinics in North Alabama.
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Samford University
  • Tuskegee University
  • University of Alabama
  • University of South Alabama
  • Auburn University
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Florida State University

Authorized Beds
  • 313 Authorized

Type of Facility
  • Tertiary Care

Special Programs
  • Palliative CareOpen Heart Surgery
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Hemodialysis
  • Neurosurgery
  • Chemotherapy
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Mental Health Clinic
  • Home Based Primary Care
  • Southeastern Blind Rehabilitation Center
  • Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center (GRECC)
  • Research and Development