Attention A T users. To access the menus on this page please perform the following steps. 1. Please switch auto forms mode to off. 2. Hit enter to expand a main menu option (Health, Benefits, etc). 3. To enter and activate the submenu links, hit the down arrow. You will now be able to tab or arrow up or down through the submenu options to access/activate the submenu links.

Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center

Veterans Crisis Line Badge
My HealtheVet badge
Lovell FHCC Medical Homeport
Help for Homeless Veterans 877-4AID-VET
How Are We Doing
Interactive Customer Evaluation Your feedback will help us maintain the quality of excellence you expect.
Armed Services Blood Program.

VHIE Veteran Health Information Exchange

The text "Veterans, Simplify Your Health Care" over a photo of two people riding bikes 

What is the VHIE (Veteran Health Information Exchange)?

The VHIE is a system that allows your VA/FHCC provider and your participating community care provider to securely access certain parts of your health record. This access reduces the need for you and your families to request and carry paper medical records from one health care provider to another.

Sign a form so your FHCC and Non-FHCC healthcare providers can securely share your health records electronically.

Your doctor will have a better picture and more complete summary of your health by:

  • Easily sharing your current medications with your doctors
  • Eliminating unnecessary medical tests
  • Improving your health by empowering you

How do I sign up for the VHIE?

Complete VA Form 10-0485 and return it as outlined below.

By Mail:  Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center Release of Information (136D) 3001 Green Bay Road North Chicago, IL 6006

By Fax: Release of Information Office 224-610-3820

In Person:
When you visit our campus in North Chicago, you can present the form with photo ID to Bldg. 133 1st floor, MyHealtheVet Kiosk near Primary Care; or Bldg. 133 basement, Release of Information

At this time, the list of health care system partners with the Veteran Health Information Exchange is limited. The list of current participating providers in the area is available at the Release of Information Office or at the MyHealtheVet Kiosk.

You can also find more information at