Health Services

Medical Readiness Clinic Guide

PHA Part 1 Online Instructions:

  • Log onto AKO.
  • Select Self Service.
  • Click on My Medical Readiness.
  • Choose Periodic Health Assessment (PHA) to begin your assessment.
  • Click the submit tab.

PHA Part 2 Instructions:

Part 1 must be completed prior to scheduling an appointment.

  • Schedule a face-to-face or virtual appointment by calling 210-808-2610/2588 or 210-295-4951.
  • Telephone appointment option ONLY for PHA and Pre-Deployment, call 1-844-VMEDCEN (863-3236), VIPPRS Clinic.
  • All soldiers over 35 years of age will require labs drawn (cholesterol). Need to fast for 12 hours prior to blood draw (no eating after 7:30 pm; can only drink water). Soldiers can walk-in at ANY BAMC lab (BAMC Phlebotomy Lab, 1st Floor, CPT Jennifer M. Moreno Primary Care Clinic Lab, or the SPC Taylor J. Burk Clinic Lab on Camp Bullis), during normal duty hours, and request PHA lab (standing orders in effect).
  • All soldiers over 40 years of age will have an EKG done during the Part 2 appointment.
  • FEMALES must be up-to-date with their Well Woman Exams.
    • Call the appointment line at 210-916-9900 to schedule a Well Woman Exam with your PCM.
    • Females over 40 years of age need to call Mammography at 210-916-4229 to schedule a mammogram appointment. A referral is not required to schedule a mammogram.

Retirement Physicals

  • Call 210-808-2588 or 210-295-4951 to schedule a retirement physical.
  • Retirement physicals should be scheduled 6 months to 30 days prior to retirement date.

Immunizations

  • Location: McWethy TMC (South Entrance), 3051 Garden Ave, Bldg. 1279, Ft Sam Houston, TX
  • Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 6:00 am – 3:00 pm (Closed Federal Holidays)
    • Every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month, open 6:00 am – 12:00 pm only.
  • Front Desk: 210-295-4951 or 210-808-2588

Hearing

  • Location: McWethy TMC (entrance on left), 3051 Garden Ave, Bldg 1279, Ft Sam Houston, TX (corner of Schofield Rd & Garden Ave). Enter through left entrance.
  • Hours of Operation: Monday – Thursday, 6:00 am – 2:00 pm, and Friday, 6:00 am – 10:30 am (Closed Federal Holidays)
    • Friday appointments are available between 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm, and can be scheduled by calling CAMO at 210-916-9900.

HIV Screening

  • Soldiers can walk-in at ANY BAMC lab (BAMC Phlebotomy Lab, 1st Floor, CPT Jennifer M. Moreno Primary Care Clinic Lab, or the SPC Taylor J. Burk Clinic Lab on Camp Bullis), during normal duty hours.
  • Inform the staff you need HIV screening for medical readiness (standing orders in effect).

Dental

  • Location: Rhodes Dental Clinic (Permanent Party) Stanley Road, Bldg. 2940 Ft Sam Houston, TX,
    • Front Desk: 210-295-4156
    • Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 6:00 am – 3:00 pm (closed Federal Holidays)
    • Sick Call hours: Monday – Friday, 6:15 am – 9:30 am
    • Closed every Thursday, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
  • Location: Budge Dental Clinic (Trainees), 3145 Garden Ave, Bldg. 2178, Ft Sam Houston, TX
    • Front Desk: 210-808-3735/3736
    • Sick Call hours: Monday – Friday, 6:00 am – 10:30 am (closed Federal Holidays)

ANAM (Automated Neuropsychological Assessment Metrics) Testing

  • Location: 2271 Reynolds Road, Bldg. 4025, Ft Sam Houston, TX
  • Testing Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 11:00 am, and 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
  • Space is limited; call 1-855-630-7849 to schedule an appointment.

Optometry

  • Location: McWethy TMC, 3051 Garden Ave, Bldg 1279, Ft Sam Houston, TX (corner of Schofield Rd and Garden Ave)
  • Hours of Operation:
    • Sick Call/AD Trainees/Students: Monday – Friday, 6:00 am – 7:30 am
    • Retiree Eye Care: Monday – Friday, 7:30 am – 2:00 pm
    • Walk-In Physicals: Monday – Friday, 6:00 am – 7:00 am
    • Class 1 Initial Flight/Halos: Monday -- Friday, 6:00 am – 7:00 am
    • Walk-In for MEDPROS Updates: Monday – Friday, 6:00 am – 2:30 pm
      • Must bring glasses and driver’s license.
    • Closed every Friday at 12:00 pm for training.
  • Comprehensive eye exams can be scheduled by calling CAMO at 210-916-9900.
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