Munson Notes 12/3/20

Munson Army Health Center, March 2013. Photo by Prudence Siebert/Fort Leavenworth Lamp

Munson Army Health Center will be closed Dec. 25, Dec. 31 and Jan. 1. MAHC will close at noon Dec. 11 and Dec. 21-30.

Munson Army Health Center follows the Fort Leavenworth Garrison guidance for delays and closures because of inclement weather. For the most updated information, visit

Premiums for TRICARE Young Adult Prime and Select will increase Jan. 1. For more information, visit

Munson Army Health Center pharmacy patients can now activate prescriptions through TRICARE online patient portal secure messaging. Patients must work with their care team to identify and link their account before using this service. Once approved, new electronic prescriptions can be activated by the patient and will be available after noon on the next business day.

The Munson Army Health Center’s Readiness Center is now accepting appointments for vision, hearing, immunizations and periodic health assessments. Waiting space is limited, walk-ins are not allowed. To make an appointment, call 684-6539 for vision, 684-6250 for hearing, 684-6539 for immunizations and 684-6250 for PHA.

TRICARE Open Season continues through Dec. 14. For more information, visit

Munson Army Health Center does not have walk-in COVID-19 testing or an emergency room. Call the appointment line at 684-6250 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. or the after-hours nurse advice line, (800) 874-2273, option 1.

Medication reviews are available by appointment only. Pharmacists will discuss individual medications, how to take them, side effects and more. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 684-6250.

Patients with medication prescription refills from another duty station can get them filled at the Munson Army Health Center Pharmacy. To get prescriptions refilled, call 684-6059 and provide the name of the pharmacy where the prescription was originally filled and its phone number. Allow 48-72 hours.

The Munson Army Health Center Pharmacy phone line is open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. To talk to a pharmacist about prescriptions, call 684-6059.

Primary Care Clinic appointments are now scheduled for well patients in the morning and ill patients in the afternoon. This allows Munson Army Health Center to keep all beneficiaries safe by separating well and ill patients. For appointments, call the appointment line at 684-6250.

Behavioral Health Services is open 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays. Walk-in hours are 7 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday. Emergency walk-in hours are 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Family members and retirees are now eligible for therapy services. No referral is necessary. Prescriptions for psychiatric medication are still limited to only active-duty patients. For more information or to make an appointment, call 684-6771.


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