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MEDDAC - Alaska

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Our Mission
USA MEDDAC-AK provides high quality healthcare through teamwork to ensure a globally ready force.

Our Vision
We will be a High Reliability Organization - fully trusted, innovative, and integrated within our community.

Our Motto
Above All We Care.
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Fort Wainwright
Fort Richardson
Fort Greely

Fort Wainwright MWR
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Fort Wainwright MWR offers many opportunities for the soldier and family.  From snowboarding, golf, skeet, bowling, Seward Resort and many other Alaskan attractions.  Let MWR help you plan your next family outing.  Click Here

Joint Base Elmendorf - Richardson FORCE Support Squadron
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JBER FORCE Support Squadron offers many opportunities for the Fort Richardson soldier and family.  Golf, Skeet, Physical Fitness, Arts & Crafts and many more.  Take advantage of the many great Alaskan opportunities offered by Clicking Here.

Discover the Aurora Borealis
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The University of Alaska Fairbanks - Geophysical Institute offers current and forecast information about the likelihood of being able to view the Aurora Borealis in your area  Click Here.

About Fairbanks & Local Area

Call a Registered Nurse when you have a health care question and possibly save yourself a trip to the ER. The line is staffed 24
hours a day, 7 days a week. 1-800-TRICARE


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Click here to view the Bassett Army Community Hospital facebook page

Red Cross Volunteer Program
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There is an ongoing need for Red Cross Volunteers at Bassett Army Community Hospital. Volunteers must be at least 15 years of age, pass a background investigation and complete training requirements need for the position. Some of the volunteer positions available include Medical and Dental Clinic Administrative Assistant, Hospitality Cart Operator, Information and Services Specialist, Medical Professional, Medical and Dental Paraprofessional, Patient Administration Medical Records Technician, Pharmacy Aid and Craft Workers. 
If you are interested in being a Red Cross Volunteer at Bassett Army Community Hospital, please call 907-361-5685 for more information.

What does Army Public Health do for you?
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To contact the Joint Commission with concerns about our facility Click here.

 Quick Phone List
  Central Appointments - 361-4000
  Behavioral Health - 361-6059
  Child Day Care - 361-5612
  Dental Clinic - 361-5135
  * EENT - 361-5212
  EFMP - 361-5825 / 5959
  Immunizations - 361-5456
  Inclement Weather - 361-2123
  Internal Medicine - 361-4000
  * OB/GYN - 361-4000  x4
  * Ortho/Podiatry - 361-5198
  Pediatrics - 361-4000 x32
  * Surgery - 361-5163
 Benefits Advisor - 361-5656
 Emergency Room - 361-5144
 Information Desk - 361-5172
  Toll Free - (800)478-5172
 Laboratory - 361-5377
 Occupational Health - 361-5182
 Optometry 361-4000 x1
 Patient Advocate - 361-5291
 Pharmacy Refills - 361-5803
 * Physical Therapy - 361-5237
 * Radiology - 361-5117
 Referral Office - 361-1810
 Social Work Services - 361-6299
 TRICARE-West/Health Net Federal 1-844-866-9378
 VA-Clinic - 361-6370

 * Referral Required for Appointment

Military Health System Notice of
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Weekly MEDDAC Minute

To further transparency and patient engagement, the Military Health System provides prescribed aggregate statistical information concerning patient safety, quality of care, patient satisfaction, and health outcomes for health care provided under the TRICARE program at military treatment facilities. Additionally, information about the quality of care at most civilian-sector facilities in the TRICARE network may be available through Hospital Compare, hosted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.