• Munson Notes

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  • Beginning April 7, The Munson Army Health Center Pharmacy will be open from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays.
    The Script Center machines at the Fort Leavenworth Commissary and the Lewis and Clark Center will be removed by April 9. Prescriptions will now be available only at the Munson Army Health Center Pharmacy.
    Munson Army Health Center will have minimal staffing after noon on April 11 for mandatory training. The pharmacy will be closed from 12:30-1:30 p.m. April 11.
    The new shingles vaccine, Shingrix, is now available in the Immunizations and Allergy Clinic on a walk-in basis. Shingrix can be given to patients 50 years and older without a physician’s order, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends the vaccine even for patients who previously received the Zostavax vaccine. Call 684-6344 for more information.
    The Munson Army Health Center Immunizations and Allergy Clinic is now located on the first floor of the main facility in the new Readiness Center.
    The Executive Wellness Program physical therapist is now located in Munson Army Health Center’s physical therapy department. Call 684-6338 or text (913) 742-0722 to make an appointment.
    Munson Army Health Center’s new website is up at http://www.munson.health.mil/.
    Munson Army Health Center does not perform walk-in influenza testing. Patients with flu symptoms should call 684-6250 for an appointment with a primary care provider.
    Munson Army Health Center does not have walk-in sick call for soldiers. Call the Appointment Line at 684-6250 for an appointment.
    Munson Army Health Center does not have an emergency department. For emergency care, call 911 or report to the nearest emergency room.
    The Munson Army Health Center Radiology Clinic is now open from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday.
    Follow Munson Army Health Center on Facebook for updated information at www.facebook.com/munsonhealth. For assistance call the MAHC information line at 684-6000 or the appointment line at 684-6250. The pharmacy online transfer form is not available at this time. Call the pharmacy at 684-6121 for prescription transfers.
    Munson Army Health Center’s Wellness for Life Program is available for appointments to begin working on 2018 health goals. The program is open to all beneficiaries. Call 684-6250 to make an appointment.
    The POSE running clinic meets from 1-2 p.m. the first Friday of the month at Gruber Fitness Center. The Pose method is a system for learning to run better and with less pain. Call 684-6175 for information.
    Children 3 years old or younger must see a provider before being tested for strep throat. Call 684-6250 to make an appointment. All other beneficiaries may walk in to their primary care manager team between 7:40 a.m. and 4 p.m.
    Page 2 of 2 - The Army Wellness Center’s new hours are 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 6:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays. To make an appointment or for information, call (913) 758-3403.
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