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United States Army
Building 5400 Buffalo Soldier
Fort Bliss, TX 79916
Health care services provided by the Department of Defense are available to you and your family at your installation. We know that finding the right health care is important, especially in special circumstances such as emergency or during recent move. Here, you’ll find information and options about the services you have regarding healthcare.
William Beaumont Army Medical Center, 364-bed medical center. WBAMC Customer Service Line: 915-742-2273; patient assistance. In addition, health care is provided at the Soldier Family Medical Clinic, 915-742-3042; and on east Bliss Soldier Family Care Center or Hugo V. Mendoza Clinic, Bldg 11335. To reach the Mendoza Clinic, contact your unit medic or Command for the specific unit’s clinic. The Mendoza clinic is located on East Fort Bliss on SSG Sims Blvd., next to the new Dental Clinic. Take SGM Blvd. and turn left onto SSG Sims Blvd. the building is located on your left.
When you move, TRICARE moves with you. It's there before, during and when you get to your next duty station. It's available worldwide. There are steps you need to take to make sure changes to your TRICARE coverage go smoothly. With your move, you may have to use a different TRICARE option.
Visit Moving to learn more.
Before you move, you should take care of any routine medical needs, including immunizations, and fill your prescriptions so you have enough while traveling. If you need to get care during your move, visit Getting Care When Traveling to learn what to do.
Filling prescriptions while traveling
You should get all prescriptions refilled before traveling. But if you run out of a prescription drug while traveling, visit Filling Prescriptions When Traveling.
Getting dental care while traveling
Getting dental care while traveling depends on your location and whether you are a service member or family member.
With permanent change of station orders, ask for a copy of your medical and dental records from your military treatment facility, or MTF, records section and the dental treatment facility, or DTF. Do this at least one month before your permanent change of station date. The MTF should also transfer a copy of your record and any family records to your new duty station or you may be able to hand carry them to your new duty station.
If you want someone else to be able to get medical or dental information on you or your family while you are moving, you need to complete a DD Form 2870, "Authorization for Disclosure of Medical or Dental Information."
For more information on getting copies of medical records, visit Request Copies of Medical Records.
Deliver comprehensive, high-quality healthcare and preventive services to the Warriors in Transition, Soldiers, Family Members and Patients entrusted to us. Ensure medical readiness of all Soldiers assigned and deployed at Fort Bliss/WSMR and deliver highly skilled Warrior Medics to the force.
William Beaumont Army Medical Center is the focal point for military personnel and family members requiring medical care. Named after an Army physician who served during the war of 1812, the present 12-story medical center building provides a total of 364 beds. Encompassing over one-half million square feet, the structure houses many departments and clinics which provide a full range of treatment and training capabilities.In addition to the Medical Center, Healthcare is provided at the Soldier Family Medical Clinic, Mendoza Family Medical Clinic, Rio Bravo Medical Center and various dental clinics.The William Beaumont mission also includes operation of the Army's first Residential Treatment Facility for substance and alcohol abuse and a regional trauma unit. Other activities include medical clinical investigations, preventive medicine and mental health. Additionally, a full-service Veterans Affairs Hospital is adjacent to the main hospital complex.
Main Hospital Pharmacy
Third Thursday of every month:
Closed Sundays and all Federal holidays
Freedom Crossing PX Pharmacy
***Effective April 1st, 2019, the PX Pharmacy will be for the pick-up of refill requests submitted online or over the phone. No new prescriptions will be processed.***
Closed Saturdays, Sundays, and Federal Holidays
Soldier and Family Medical Clinic (SFMC) Pharmacy
Mendoza Soldier Family Care Center (MSFCC) Pharmacy
East Bliss Health and Dental Pharmacy
0700–1600, closed 1 hour for lunch
The pharmacy has a mandatory phone-in refill policy. The refills may be called in up to 14 days in advance.
Called in day:
Pick up day:
BLDG 1611 Marshall Rd (Ft Bliss)BLDG 7777 WBAMC
The phone-in refill service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The peak times for call-in are 0700 to 1300 Mondays and Tuesdays, so you may experience longer than usual wait times.
Use a touch tone phone for optimal service (also capable of voice recognition).
Refill requests will be ready for pick up 3 business days the day after they are phoned in AFTER 1300. Please plan ahead for weekends and holidays.
After seven (7) working days, medication refills are returned back to stock. If you are unable to pick up, then Contact either the Freedom Crossing Pharmacy at 742-9017 or the Main Outpatient Pharmacy at 742-2793.
Local Community Information
Thirteen private hospitals, one public hospital and one military hospital provide more that 2,300 beds for use by the community. The city has two designated trauma centers.