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Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital

 

Appointments

Schedule a VA Appointment

There are many ways for Veterans to make health care appointments.

  • If you don’t have VA health care benefits, you can apply now. Apply for VA health care.
  • If you’re having a medical emergency, please call 911 or call the Veterans Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255, then press 1.

Schedule an Appointment

By Phone

Follow the instructions on this page on how to make an appointment by phone at this facility.

Online

VA now offers online appointment scheduling for some appointments. We hope to expand the number of VA facilities and types of appointments in the future.

If you have VA health care benefits, you can schedule your VA primary care appointments online if you:

With your online account, you’ll also be able to:

  • Track the status of requests
  • Send messages about requested appointments
  • Get notifications about appointments
  • Cancel appointments
Schedule a VA appointment online.

Upgrade your Existing Accounts

At Hines, we have established a number of procedures to assist you in getting as appointment without a long delay.

Our goals are simple you should be able to see your primary care provider within one to two business days:

  • You should have faster access to specialty care
  • If you need to make an appointment, please call the Hospital at 708-202-2707.

 

 

Service/Clinic Phone Directory
ClinicContact Information
Primary Care
Cardiology (708) 202-2707
Diabetes (708) 202-2707
Endocrine (708) 202-2707
Gastroenterology (708) 202-2707
Hematology/Oncology/MRTC (708) 202-2707
MOVE (708) 202-8387 x27354
Pulmonary (708) 202-2707
Warfarin Clinic - anticoagulation therapy (708) 202-2707
Women's Clinic (708) 202-2249
Specialty Clinics
Audiology (708) 202-2298
Colon - Rectal (708) 202-8387 x.23076
Dermatology (708) 202-2707
Ear, Nose, and Throat (708) 202-8387 x.21917
Enterostomal (wound and skin care) (708) 202-8387 x.21466
Eye (708) 202-8387 x.22061
General Surgery (708) 202-2402
Neurology (708) 202-2707
Neurosurgery (708) 202-2402
Orthopedics (708) 202-2402
Podiatry (708) 202-2402
Urology (708) 202-2063
Vascular (708) 202-2402
Extended Care and Rehabilitation
Kinesiotherapy (708) 202-8387 x.23937
Occupational Therapy (708) 202-2285
Physical Therapy (708) 202-2287
Spinal Cord Injury (708) 202-2017
Mental Health Clinics
Homeless Veterans Program (708) 343-2873
Mental Health Intensive Case Management (708) 202-8387 x.27122
Outpatient Mental Health (geropsychiatry, schizophrenia, psychotic disorders, mood and anxiety disorders) (708) 202-8387 x.23446
Post-Traumatic Stress Recovery (708) 202-8387 x.24656
Psychology (708) 202-2692
ClinicContact Information
Primary Care
Cardiology (708) 202-2707
Diabetes (708) 202-2707
Endocrine (708) 202-2707
Gastroenterology (708) 202-2707
Hematology/Oncology/MRTC (708) 202-2707
MOVE (708) 202-8387 x23303 or 27190
Pulmonary (708) 202-2707
Warfarin Clinic - anticoagulation therapy (708) 202-2707
Women's Clinic (708) 202-2249
Specialty Clinics
Audiology (708) 202-2298
Colon - Rectal (708) 202-8387 x.23076
Dermatology (708) 202-2707
Ear, Nose, and Throat (708) 202-8387 x.21917
Enterostomal (wound and skin care) (708) 202-8387 x.21466
Eye (708) 202-8387 x.22061
General Surgery (708) 202-2402
Neurology (708) 202-2707
Neurosurgery (708) 202-2402
Orthopedics (708) 202-2402
Podiatry (708) 202-2402
Urology (708) 202-2063
Vascular (708) 202-2402
Extended Care and Rehabilitation
Kinesiotherapy (708) 202-8387 x.23937
Occupational Therapy (708) 202-2285
Physical Therapy (708) 202-2287
Spinal Cord Injury (708) 202-2017
Mental Health Clinics
Homeless Veterans Program (708) 343-2873
Mental Health Intensive Case Management (708) 202-8387 x.27122
Outpatient Mental Health (geropsychiatry, schizophrenia, psychotic disorders, mood and anxiety disorders) (708) 202-8387 x.23446
Post-Traumatic Stress Recovery (708) 202-8387 x.24656
Psychology (708) 202-2692

Information to Help You Decide about Where to Receive Your Care

VA has a regularly updated Access to Care website that provides useful information that can help you to decide the best VA location for you to receive your care. Before making an appointment, you can find out the following information for a VA location:

  • Wait times for primary care, mental health, and some of the commonest specialties
  • If same day services are available in primary care and mental health
  • If Telehealth is available in primary care and mental health
  • If it has an emergency room
  • Facility contact information
  • Veteran satisfaction scores
  • Quality information comparing each VA and local area non-VA healthcare facilities

VA is committed to give Veterans the access to care they need, when they need it. When you’re planning your care at VA, you can rely on us to give you the information you need to make informed health care decisions.