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Blanchfield Army Community Hospital serves the community surrounding Fort Campbell, Kentucky and home of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and Fort Campbell. BACH’s team offers a patient-centered care model of healthcare, recognizing that your Family members are an integral part of you achieving your healthcare goals. Blanchfield, accredited by the Joint Commission, offers both Soldier and Patient Centered Medical Homes for the more than 73,000 enrolled Soldiers, Retirees and their Family members receiving primary care. In addition, numerous specialty care, including emergency medicine, surgery, integrated disability evaluation, traumatic brain injury, behavioral health, women’s health and inpatient care and many more services, are provided to more than 101,000 eligible beneficiaries in the 40-mile radius of Fort Campbell’s Health Readiness Platform. Thirty-four buildings, with one offered within the Clarksville community, consists of the 1,014,510 square feet accommodating the medical needs within a 40-mile radius of the hospital, expanding to both Tennessee and Kentucky residents.
By BACH Public Affairs
| Blanchfield Army Community Hospital | July 3, 2019
In honor of the national observance of Independence Day, Blanchfield Army Community Hospital personnel will observe the federal holiday Thursday, July 4. All outpatient services and pharmacies will be closed. Hospital staff members will continue to provide acute and emergency medical care 24/7 through the Emergency Department and inpatient services.
BACH outpatient services available July 5
Soldier and Patient-Centered Medical Homes, primary care services
BACH Patient-Centered Medical Homes, including Byrd Family, Gold and Young Eagle Medical Homes, will consolidate services to Air Assault Family Medical Home within the hospital’s C Building, July 5. Screaming Eagle Medical Home, BACH’s Community-based Medical Home in Clarksville, will see their scheduled patients only July 5. Soldier-Centered Medical Homes, including Byrd, Campbell Army Airfield and LaPointe, will consolidate at LaPointe Army Medical Home, July 5 with all Soldier Health Services reopening normal hours Monday, July 8.
Medical specialty services
Medical specialty clinics will be closed July 5 on the Fort Campbell Day of No Scheduled Activities.
The department of behavioral health will be open for scheduled appointments July 5 with walk-in services consolidating to the Multidisciplinary Clinic within the E Building. The Women’s Health Clinic (OBGYN clinic) will be closed July 5 and reopen normal business hours Monday, July 8. Women who are less than 20 weeks pregnant with a pregnancy related medical emergency should go to the nearest emergency room. Women who are greater than 20 weeks pregnant with a pregnancy related medical emergency should go to BACH’s Labor and Delivery unit.
All BACH outpatient pharmacies will be closed Thursday, July 4 on the federal holiday.
On July 5, the Main hospital, Screaming Eagle Medical Home and Town Center pharmacies will remain open. The Main Pharmacy will open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and SEMH’s pharmacy will open from 7:30 – 11:30 and 12:30 to 3 p.m. The Town Center Pharmacy will open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. All other pharmacies will be closed July 5. On Saturday, July 6, the Town Center Pharmacy will operate normal business hours from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Book appointments, call Nurse Advice Line
Patients can book or cancel appointments through www.tricareonline.com 24/7 or through BACH’s Appointment Line at 270-798-HOSP (4677) or 931-431-HOSP during normal business hours Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Nurse Advice Line is available by calling 1-800-TRICARE (874-2273). For behavioral health services, patients may call 270-412-3247. With services from TRICARE® Online Patient Portal Secure Messaging at www.TOLSecureMessaging.com, you can schedule web visits with your doctor, book appointments, request and review lab and test results, email your doctor a question, request medication refills, or request a referral. To register for online services, visit your care team administrator.
650 Joel Drive
Fort Campbell, KY 42223
BACH Beneficiary Guidance
Do you have a fever, cough, or shortness of breath and been exposed to someone who has been recently quarantined for the Coronavirus or has been tested positive for the Coronavirus? If you or a family member believe you might be infected with COVID-19, use one of the options below BEFORE going to Blanchfield Army Community Hospital, the ER, or one of Fort Campbell's Army Medical Homes (clinics).
Unless you are experiencing a medical emergency, please CALL one of the following numbers before going to the hospital/clinic:
BACH Appointment Line:
(270) 798-4677 or (931) 431-4677
24/7 TRICARE Nurse Advice Hotline:
1-800-874-2273, option 1
TRICARE Online (TOL) Secure Messaging: https://app.tolsecuremessaging.com/
Other Reliable COVID-19 resources:
Blanchfield Army Community Hospital is Joint Commission Accredited
"In an effort to be as transparent as possible, Blanchfield Army Community Hospital, in coordination with the Military Health System, is voluntarily making several quality and safety measures public. For civilian healthcare systems, participation is voluntary. Therefore you might not be able to find the same measures published by your local civilian facilities."
Visit the Health.mil transparency pages to compare Military Health System hospitals and clinics.
DoD Safe Helpline 1-877-995-5247
Fort Campbell SARC 270-985-8593