Branch Health Clinic Albany
aboard MCLB Albany
814 Radford Blvd.
Albany, Ga. 31704
Behavioral Health / Mental Health:
See your Primary Care Manager (PCM) for care or a referral to care.
CO's Care Line:
(229) 639-7886 and ask for Customer Relations, or email.
Emergency & Urgent Care:
In an emergency, call 911 or go to your nearest Emergency RoomThe hospital department that provides emergency services to patients who need immediate medical attention.. (Branch Health Clinic Albany doesn't have an E.R.) For urgent care, call our Appointment Line or Nurse Advice Line.
Exceptional Family Member Program (EFMP):
Serves active duty families with special health and education needs.
Adults and children can be assigned to a Primary Care Manager (PCM) in Family Medicine: (229) 639-7884 / 7886
Family Medicine has one Medical Home Port Team: Olive Team. It is the central resource for your health needs: urgent, preventive, and routine.
- Our team partners with you.
- You can choose your PCM.
- We work with you to coordinate care (including specialty care).
- We connect you and your family to information and support.
- You and your PCM work together to develop a plan of care. This includes:
- tests and treatment;
- short-and long-term goals.
- A second opinion is available in our clinic.
For our Appointment Lines, 24/7 Nurse Advice Line, TRICARE Online Patient Portal, secure email messaging, and Pharmacy Home Delivery, please see the Getting Care page.
Offers individual and group classes, including: tobacco cessation, weight management, health fitness, and nutrition. Please stop by, call, or make an appointment.
(229) 639-9227 / 7251
(229) 639-5976 / 7884
Nurse Advice Line (24/7):
Open 24/7, including federal holidays. For clinical advice or help finding urgent care, contact the Nurse Advice Line. Call 800-TRICARE (800-874-2273), or for web chat or video chat, visit www.mhsnurseadviceline.com.
Periodic Health Assessment (PHA) / Pre- and Post-Deployment Health:
Pharmacy Home Delivery:
Skip the trip, with medications delivered to your home. Includes refills by mail, phone, or online; and an automatic-refill option. Active duty have no co-pay. For other patients, your co-pay is for a 90-day supply. So it’s about 1/5 the cost of TRICARE retail pharmacies for generics, and about 1/3 the cost of TRICARE retail pharmacies for brand-names. To change your prescription to Home Delivery, visit Express Scripts, or download the Express Scripts app, or call (877) 363-1303.
You can receive up to a 90-day supply (for most medications) with no co-pay.
Call (800) NAV-PHAR (800-628-7427), or refill online at www.TRICAREonline.com. You’ll need your prescription number (on the label) and the last four digits of the sponsor's social security number.
BHC Albany Pharmacy:
- (229) 639-7809 / 7841
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. – noon and 1 - 3:30 p.m.
TRICARE Retail Pharmacy Network:
This option provides up to a 30-day supply, with a co-pay for each 30-day supply. (Active duty have no co-pay.) To find out more, contact Express Scripts at (877) 363-1303 or www.express-scripts.com/TRICARE.
Preventive Medicine / Environmental Health:
Contact us to report concerns about insects or conditions at on-base facilities.
Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Program:
Required for active duty (and accompanying family members) with orders to an operational platform or isolated duty. This process should begin as soon as you receive orders.
TRICARE Health Benefits Advisor (HBA):
Visit TRICARE at www.TRICARE.mil or call (800) 444-5445 (Humana Military), to find out about benefits, claims, transferring your TRICARE enrollment to this region, Primary Care Manager (PCM) assignments, TRICARE plans (Prime, Select, TRICARE for Life, TRICARE Young Adult, etc.), and dental plans. Or contact our HBA for local issues:
TRICARE Online Patient Portal:
To manage your care online (book appointments, refill prescriptions, see lab results), visit the TRICARE Online Patient Portal at www.TRICAREonline.com.
TRICARE Online Patient Portal - Secure Email Messaging:
To securely email your care team (for non-urgent issues), sign up at www.TOLsecuremessaging.com.
Navy Care offers a live, virtual visit with a clinician — on your smartphone, laptop, or computer. You can use it from home, work, or wherever you want to receive care. It's private, secure, and free.
Please register today for Navy Care, so it’s ready when you need care.
Visit the website, or download the “Navy Care” app on your mobile device – for ioS or Android.
To make an appointment, call your clinic’s appointment line (as usual) and we’ll set up a virtual visit.
Or virtually "walk-in" to Navy Care On Demand (during business hours), for urgent care. (This is for urgent care, not emergencies.) You'll need to:
- Go to the Active Duty, Other Adult, or Pediatric waiting room;
- Select a provider.
Warrior Navigation & Assistance Program (WNAP):
Assists wounded warriors and their families with navigating TRICARE, Medicare, and Veterans Affairs health systems; medical equipment; behavioral health; resources (food, shelter, transportation); and transitional care when relocating. Call (888) 4GO-WNAP (888-446-9627), visit: www.humanamilitary.com/beneficiary/plans-and-programs/wnap/, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wounded Warrior - Safe Harbor:
Coordinates the non-medical care of seriously wounded, ill, and injured sailors and Coast Guardsmen; and provides resources to their families. Visit: www.navywoundedwarrior.com or call (904) 542-9581.
Last Updated 7/17/2020