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  • The Army Wellness Center will host four classes at 1 p.m. every Tuesday throughout January at the Combined Arms Research Library. Class topics include Healthy Sleep Habits Jan. 8, Meals in Minutes Jan. 15, Fueling for Health Jan. 22, and Stress Management Jan. 28. For more information, call (913) 758-3403.
    Munson Army Health Center will have limited services starting at noon Jan. 9 for training. The pharmacy will be closed from 12:30-1:30 p.m.
    Munson Army Health Center will host Tobacco and Vaping Cessation classes from noon to 1 p.m. Jan. 10, 17, 24 and 31 in the first-floor executive conference room. For more information, call 684-6528/6535.
    Munson Army Health Center will be closed Jan. 21 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
    The next Patient Advisory Council Meeting is at noon Jan. 23 in the main conference room. The meeting will be broadcasted live on Facebook.
    February is National Pet Dental Month and the Fort Leavenworth Veterinary Treatment Facility is currently scheduling appointments. Dental X-ray charges will be waived throughout the month. To schedule an appointment, call 684-6510.
    Munson Army Health Center will follow Fort Leavenworth Garrison for delays and closures due to inclement weather. Updated information will be posted on the Fort Leavenworth Facebook page. For more information, call 684-6000.
    The Java Cafe’s new hours are 7 a.m. to 2 p.m Monday through Friday. For more information, call 684-6011.
    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.
    Smith Dental Clinic is closed from 11:40 a.m. to 12:25 p.m. daily for lunch.
    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.
    Page 2 of 2 - 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.
    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 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.
    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 at www.facebook.com/munsonhealth. For assistance call 684-6000 or the appointment line at 684-6250.
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