Atlantic Strike Team Active Duty Personnel utilize the USAF 87TH MEDICAL SUPPORT SQUADRON for their medical and dental care.
Atlantic Strike Team members are required to complete an Occupational Medical Surveillance and Evaluation Program (OMSEP) physical annually. These physicals are also completed through the USAF 87TH MEDICAL SUPPORT SQUADRON.
Coast Guard Families do have options such as the US Family Health Plan http://www.usfhp.com and TRICARE PRIME off base provider in special circumstances via a simple waiver process. Upon arrival Atlantic Strike Team crewmembers need to visit the TRICARE Center here on base to learn about their options and update their new address information in the TRICARE System. On base exceptional family member programs and specialized health services information is also available.
There is no emergency room on the base. The 87th Medical Clinic is an outpatient medical facility only. The closest emergency rooms can be found at Deborah Hospital in Browns Mills NJ and Virtua Memorial Hospital located in Mount Holly NJ.
For non-emergent medical care afterhours "AKA Sickcall" the crew and their families can utilize:
LOURDES AFTER-HOURS URGENT CARE CENTER
Location: Cymrot Building (Adjacent to Deborah Hospital)
212 Trenton Road
Browns Mills, New Jersey
Hours of Operation:
Sunday & Holidays: 1100-1600
“The World’s Best Responders: Any Time, Any Place, Any Hazard.”