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  • Munson Army Health Center’s Flu Campaign is underway. Vaccines are currently available for those 65 and younger. The Immunizations and Allergy Clinic is on the first floor of the main facility in the Readiness Center and is open 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
    The drive-through flu vaccination is 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 4 at the Post Theater.
    Munson Army Health Center will only be accepting money orders for services at the Uniform Business Office. Money orders can be purchased at Western Union in the Post Exchange or the post office. For more information, call 684-6048.
    The FIT FOR PERFORMANCE weight loss classes taught by a registered dietitian are 2:30-4 p.m. Tuesdays on the first floor of Munson Army Health Center. Soldiers, beneficiaries and Army civilians are eligible. Call 684-6250 to sign up.
    Sign up for TRICARE online at www.tricareonline.com to make or cancel appointments, check labs, and refill prescriptions.
    To view referrals and authorizations, register on the health net federal services website as a beneficiary at www.tricare-west.com.
    The Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center is seeking service members who served in the military after October 2001 to participate in a research study requested by Congress. Input may help improve health care services offered to service members and veterans. If interested, call (855) 993-8242 or e-mail natural.history2@dvbic.org.
    Munson Army Health Center’s Readiness Center hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
    Munson Army Health Center’s Rehabilitation Center has easy direct access. No referral is needed for physical therapy. Call 684-6338 for an appointment.
    Munson Army Health Center’s Uniform Business Office/Third-Party Billing has moved to room 173 of Gentry Clinic. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. For more information, call 684-6048.
    The TRICARE Retiree Dental Program ends Dec. 31. Those currently enrolled or eligible for the TRICARE Retiree Dental Program or TRICARE Retired Reserve may qualify for Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP) for 2019. Enrollment ends Dec. 10. For more information or to sign up for e-mail alerts visit tricare.benefeds.com or tricare.mil/openseason.
    Munson Army Health Center provides services such as vasectomies and battlefield auricular acupuncture. Call 684-6250 for an appointment and referral.
    Munson Army Health Center Behavioral Health Clinic’s hours of operation are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday. Walk-in hours are from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday though Thursday and 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday. Behavioral Health is located in the Gentry Clinic building.
    Page 2 of 2 - The Executive Wellness Program physical therapist is now located in Munson Army Health Center’s physical therapy department. To make an appointment, call 684-6338.
    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.
    Munson Army Health Center’s website is http://www.munson.health.mil/.
    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 no longer available. Call the pharmacy at 684-6121 for prescription transfers.
    Munson Army Health Center’s Wellness for Life Program helps work on 2018 health goals. The program is open to all beneficiaries. Call 684-6250 for an appointment.
    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.
    The Army Wellness Center hours are 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 6:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays. For information, call (913) 758-3403.
    The Nurse Advice Line is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week for TRICARE beneficiaries. Call 1(800) TRICARE or 1(800) 874-2273.
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