Current Operating Status - Royal C. Johnson Veterans Memorial Hospital
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Royal C. Johnson Veterans Memorial Hospital


Current Operating Status

Situation Update

As of Monday, April 13, 2020 10:22 AM CDT


If you have symptoms of fever, cough, and shortness of breath, call us at 605-336-3230 EXT. 5001 before visiting us.  For other concerns, you may be able to access VA care from home by phone or using VA virtual care options.

If you are having a medical or mental health emergency, please call 911 or report to the nearest hospital.
If you are having thoughts of harming yourself, please call the Veterans crisis line at 1-800-273-8255 and press 1.
For all other issues, please call the Royal C. Johnson Veterans Memorial Hospital at 1-800-316-8387 and press 0. Evenings, nights, and 24 hours a day on weekends and Federal holidays - call the toll free Nurse VA Advice Line at 1-866-687-7382.

Facility Status

Parent Facility
Royal C. Johnson Veterans Memorial Medical Center Normal Hours
Outpatient Clinics
Aberdeen, South Dakota Normal Hours
Sioux City, Iowa Normal Hours
Spirit Lake, Iowa Normal Hours
Watertown, South Dakota Normal Hours
Wagner, South Dakota Normal Hours

Telephone Numbers

  • Emergency: 911
  • Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)
  • 24 Hour Nurse: 1-800-316-8387
  • Change Your Appointment:
    1-605-336-3230, press 2 or 1-800-316-8387, press 2
  • Media Inquiries: 1-605-333-6889
  • National Veterans Helpline: 1-800-507-4571
  • Patient Locator: 1-605-336-3230 or 1-800-316-8387
  • Pharmacy Refill: 1-605-336-3230, press 1 or 1-800-316-8387, press 1
  • Staff Locator: Not Available
  • Telephone Care: 1-605-336-3230 or 1-800-316-8387