• Munson Notes

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  • Call the Munson Army Health Center appointment line at 684-6250 to schedule school physical appointments for the 2018/2019 school year. Forms can be downloaded and printed ahead of time from the MAHC website, visit www.munson.health.mil and click on the physical forms links at the bottom of the page. Sport, scout and school physical forms for Kansas and Missouri are available.
    The Patient Advisory Council meeting is from noon to 1 p.m. May 17 in the Munson Army Health Center Main Conference Room. This meeting is for all beneficiaries to dialog with the MAHC command and will also be broadcast live via Facebook. For more information, call 684-6343.
    The grand opening and ribbon cutting for the Munson Army Health Center Readiness Center is at 1 p.m. May 16 on the first floor of the main facility.
    The Munson Army Health Center Pharmacy is suspending Saturday hours for the summer and will no longer have Saturday hours after May 19.
    The ScriptCenter machines at the Fort Leavenworth Commissary and the Lewis and Clark Center have been removed. Prescriptions will now be available only at the Munson Army Health Center Pharmacy.
    Munson Army Health Center, including the pharmacy, will close at noon June 22 for Organization Day.
    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 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.
    Page 2 of 2 - 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.
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