VA NY Harbor Healthcare System
Before you Visit
Determine Your Eligibility
Before receiving services, you should first determine your eligibility. Use our eligibility page to make an application for health care benefits.
Inpatients/Providers Transferring from an Outside Facility
If you are a patient wishing to be transferred or a physician/facility wishing to transfer a patient to New York Harbor, please call (212) 686-7500 x3668.
Schedule an Appointment
Eligible Veterans should contact us to schedule an appointment with a primary care provider. Getting an appointment can be done in a number of ways.
Change or Cancel an Appointment
If you have an existing appointment and cannot keep it, let us help you change it. This way, we will be able to see another Veteran during that time period.
During Your Stay or Care
There may come a time when you are unable to decide or tell us what you want. You have the opportunity now to make some decisions ahead of time.
We want to assist you in learning more about your condition, living a healthy lifestyle, and ways to self-manage your health. We have a number of educational resources.
A number of programs can assist you in the event you have a concern or complaint. Let us help you resolve your issue.
After Your Visit
Now that you've been a patient, you may have some concerns after you leave. Let us help you on the path to recovery.
Billing and Insurance
You may be billed for a number of copayments as a result of your stay or appointment. We can also file claims with your insurance. Learn more about billing and insurance.
Release of Information (ROI)
The ROI processes requests for medical records and assists providers with completing forms for patients. Let our staff help you get the information you need.