The Newport Clinic offers local veterans high quality primary, preventative, and mental health services. The facility can be found at 1010 SW Coast Highway in Newport, Oregon. Patients can reach this facility by phone at (541) 265-4182. Furthermore, those in need of more comprehensive treatment than this facility can offer are able to receive a referral to other facilities and specialists that can fulfill their needs.
The Newport clinic is one four such facilities that supports the Portland VA Medical Center. The other support clinics are located in Bend, East Portland, Hillsboro, North Coast, Salem, The Dalles, and West Linn. The main Portland facility serves as the referral center for veterans in Oregon, Southern Washington, and parts of Idaho. This main facility offers a comprehensive list of medical and mental health services. Furthermore, the facility supports ongoing research and medical education.
To receive service at the Newport Clinic, any of the other areas CBOC’s, or the main Portland VA Medical Center, patients must first determine whether they are eligible for VA benefits. This can be done by completing an application for health care benefits, available on the Department of Veterans Affairs website. After verification of eligibility, patients must contact the facility to set up an appointment. Walk-in and emergency services are not available. In addition, to ensure the smooth operation of these facilities, patients who cannot keep appointments are encouraged to contact the facility as soon as possible to reschedule and allow the administration to fill the vacated time slot.