Maxwell Air Force Base & Gunter Annex Hospital

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300 South Twinning St Bldg 760
Maxwell AFB, AL 36112
1 (334) 953-4283


About

The 42d Medical Group supports the mission of Air University, 42d Air Base Wing, 908th Airlift Wing, and tenant units at Maxwell Air Force Base and Gunter Annex. The Group is comprised of three squadrons: the 42d Aerospace Medicine Squadron, 42d Medical Operations Squadron, and 42d Medical Support Squadron. The 42d Medical Group is accredited by The Joint Commission under the Ambulatory Health Care Accreditation Program. The 42d Medical Support Squadron Medical Laboratory is accredited by the College of American Pathologists. The 42d Medical Group is also comprised of the 42d Medical Group Staff which includes the Medical Group Commander, Superintendent, Chief of Medical Staff, Chief Nurse, Chief of Aerospace Medicine, the Quality Office, Patient Safety, Group Practice Manager, and Case Managers. The 42d Aerospace Medicine Squadron is composed of Flight Medicine, Trainee Health, Base Operational Medicine, Dental, Optometry, Public Health, Health Promotions, and Bioenvironmental Engineering. The 42d Medical Operations Squadron is composed of Family Health, Pediatrics, Immunizations, Physical Therapy, Mental Health, Behavioral Health, Women’s Health, Educational and Developmental Intervention Services, and Chiropractor. The 42d Medical Support Squadron is composed of Pharmacy, Laboratory, Radiology, Medical Logistics, TRICARE Operations and Patient Administration, Resource Management Office, Medical Readiness, Information Systems, and the Commander Support Staff.


Medical Care

Frequently Called Numbers

Group Patient Advocate: (334) 953-7529
Appointment Line: (334) 953-3368
Dental Clinic: (334) 953-7822
Laboratory: (334) 953-7885
Medical Records/Release of Information: (334) 953-2244
Mental Health: (334) 953-5430
Pharmacy: (334) 953-6868
Public Health: (334) 953-5656
Physical Therapy: (334) 953-5867
Referral Management Office: (334) 953-5867
http://www.airforcemedicine.af.mil/MTF/Maxwell/Contact-Us/

Tricare Numbers
Nurse Advice Hotline TRICARE: (800) 874-2273 Opt 1
Primary Care Appointments: (800) 600-9332
TRICARE for Life: (866) 773-0404


TRICARE
Tricare partners with United Healthcare Military & Veterans as its regional contractor in the Western United States to provide health care services and support to beneficiaries.

Home TRICARE:
https://www.tricare.mil

Tricare Home Page allows access to Enroll in or Purchase a Plan, File or Check a Claim, View Referrals, Find a Health Care Provider, Change Your Primary Care Manager, Compare Plans, Manage Prescriptions and much more.

Nurse Advice Line TRICARE: (800) 874-2273 Opt 1.

The Nurse Advice Line is available to all TRICARE beneficiaries in the U.S., except those enrolled in US Family Health Plan. You can call the Nurse Advice Line 24/7, at no cost to you, to talk to a registered nurse who can: Answer your urgent care questions.

New to TRICARE:
https://www.tricare.mil/Plans/New

Learn more about TRICARE- Watch an overview video & take free public TRICARE courses online.

TRICARE Online:
https://www.tricareonline.com/

You can make Primary Care appointments, check lab results and even order your pharmacy refills using TOL, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Contact: (800) 600-9332

TRICARE For Life:
https://www.tricare.mil/tfl
Contact: (866) 773-0404

TRICARE for Life is your Medicare-wraparound coverage for TRICARE-eligible beneficiaries who have Medicare Part A and B. TRICARE for Life beneficiaries can receive care at military hospitals and clinics, ​but only on a space-available basis.

TRICARE Pharmacy Program:
https://www.tricare.mil/pharmacy

The TRICARE Pharmacy Program provides the prescription drugs you need, when you need them, in a safe, easy, and affordable way.

Customer Service Community Directory:
https://www.tricare.mil/bcacdcao/

The directory helps you connect with a Beneficiary Counseling and Assistance Coordinator (BCAC), Debt Collection Assistance Officer (DCAO), or other member of the customer service community. If you have questions or issues specific to a single clinic or hospital, contact someone listed for that facility.

You may contact any customer service community representative for general TRICARE issues.

Must be registered in the DEERS program to be eligible for TRICARE
Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System:
https://www.tricare.mil/deers

Base Listings

The numbers for Fairchild Air Force Base have low accuracy due to its unique utilization. Entire companies are rotated through on a regular basis, so large portions of the phone directory are subject to change without notice. Please contact the base operator at (509) 247-1212 if you experience any difficulty reaching your desired contact.

NameLevel NamePhone
Baptist Medical Center East Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 277-8330
American Home Patient Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 613-0303
Behavioral Health Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 286-3116
Cardiac Rehabilitation Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 286-3410
Cardiovascular Care Services Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 288-2100
Center for Diabetes and Nutrition Education Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 747-7700
Centering Pregnancy at Baptist South Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 613-7034
CenteringParenting Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 613-7034
Comprehensive Therapy Center Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 244-8345
Endocrinology and Diabetes Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 613-7070
Endoscopy Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 273-4450
Neuroscience Institute Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 286-3160
Orthopaedics Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 273-4444
Palliative Care Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 451-1693
Primary Stroke Center Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 286-3318
Pulmonary Rehab Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 286-2859
Rheumatology Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 613-7070
Epilepsy Center Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 286-3105
Gastroenterology Services Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 613-7070
Heartburn Center Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 273-4550
Home Health Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 395-5100
Hospice Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 395-5000
Institute for Advanced Wound Care Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 286-3444
Lymphedema Treatment Center Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 286-2818
Mammography Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 273-4490
Same Day Surgery Center Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 286-3171
Sleep Disorders Center Baptist Medical Center East/South 1 (334) 286-3252
Baptist Medical Center South Maxwell Air Force Base and Gunter Annex 1 (334) 288-2100
Chisholm Family Health Center Maxwell Air Force Base and Gunter Annex 1 (334) 832-4338
Jackson Hospital Maxwell Air Force Base and Gunter Annex 1 (334) 293-8000
Montgomery Primary Care Health Center Maxwell Air Force Base and Gunter Annex 1 (334) 293-6670
Ramer Family Health Center Maxwell Air Force Base and Gunter Annex 1 (334) 562-3229
River Region Health Center Maxwell Air Force Base and Gunter Annex 1 (334) 420-5001
Southside Family Health Center Maxwell Air Force Base and Gunter Annex 1 (334) 288-0009