KAHC Memorial Day Holiday Announcement
Kenner Army Health Clinic (KAHC) and Mosier Troop Medical Clinic 2 will be open Friday, May 23rd (training holiday) for patient care.
The Troop Medical Clinic 1 will be closed May 23rd. All Kenner services will be closed May 26th in observance of Memorial Day.
To schedule appointments, call the Kenner Appointment Line at 1-866-LEE-KAHC (866-533-5242). To speak with one of our on-call KAHC medical providers, when the clinic is closed, including after hours and weekends, contact the Kenner Administrative Officer of the Day at (804) 734-9000. This must be done before seeking care at an urgent care center.
In the event of an emergency, patients should dial 9-1-1 or report to the closest emergency room.
Kenner Early Closure - May 29th
Kenner Army Health Clinic will curtail services May 29th, 1-4 p.m. to allow staff to attend a quarterly commander’s call and training session. The clinic will reopen in the late afternoon for ancillary services.
Patients with routine needs including scheduling appointments, prescription refills, or minor illness should contact the clinic before or after the closure.
For acute urgent care needs, call the KAHC Administrative Officer at (804)734-9000. This must be done before seeking care at an urgent care center.
TRICARE Service Center Walk-In Service No Longer Provided as of April 1st
As of April 1, 2014 you will need to used TRICARE's convenient self-service options. The "I want to..." section at www.tricare.mil is your gateway to: enroll in or purchase a plan, file or check a claim, view referrals and prior authorizations, find a provider, change your primary care provider, see what's covered, compare plans, and manage prescriptions. You may also get enrollment assistance and answers to questions through Health Net Federal Services, 1-877-TRICARE (1-877-874-2273) or by visiting www.hnfs.com
Fort Lee Joins Prescription Take Back Day on April 26th
Fort Lee announces participation in the safe disposal of expired and unneeded medication on Saturday, April 26, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., at Kenner Army Health Clinic, building 8130, A Avenue parking lot Medicine take-back programs are a good way to remove expired, unwanted, or unused medicines from the home, prevent medication abuse and protect the environment.
For more information, contact (804) 734-9693.
Family Medicine Clinic undergoing renovations
The Family Medicine Clinic is undergoing renovations. While the clinic is upgraded to provide a streamlined process for patients receiving medical care, services normally received in the Family Medicine Clinic will be provided in a temporary clinic setting in trailers on B. Avenue adjacent to the main clinic. A walkway and signs from the B Avenue parking lot will identify the way to the Family Medicine Clinic.
Limited Clinical Services and Appointment Line Availability, 3rd Thursday Afternoons
Kenner Army Health Clinic clinical services and appointment line availability will be limited on the 3rd Thursday afternoon, (1 to 4 p.m.) of each month. This does not include ancillary services such as pharmacy, laboratory, or radiology.
Our clinical staff, to include providers and nurses, will be participting in training and development requirements during this time.
We will resume normal operations the following Friday morning.
The operating hours for several clinics changes March 1, 2014.
As Kenner Army Health Clinic continues to transform into an advanced Patient Centered-Medical Homes for primary care, the Family Medicine and Wilkerson Pediatrics clinics will be open from 7 a.m. - 4 p.m., each weekday. Radiology and Laboratory hours are set for 6 a.m. to 4 p.m., each weekday.
Advanced PCMH emphasizes care coordination and communication to transform primary care into “what patients want it to be”—Healthcare centered around you, the patient. KAHC is becoming a “System of Health” instead of a Health Care System, focusing on both wellness and prevention, and being proactive and patient-centered in all aspects of care.
We are fully committed to proving world class care for each of our eligible beneficiaries.
For any questions or concerns, contact the Kenner Public Affairs Office at (804) 734-9086 or (804) 734-9186.
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