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United States Army
MEDDAC - Hospital - Evans Army Community Hospital (EACH)
7500 Titus Blvd.
Fort Carson, CO 80911
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.
The U.S. Army Medical Department Activity – Fort Carson (MEDDAC) is the Army Medicine command that operates Evans Army Community Hospital and manages its 2,300 military and civilian personnel. The hospital is the key component of the Colorado Springs Military Health System. The CMHS is a single, integrated military healthcare delivery system. It strives to be the model of an integrated military healthcare system, delivering health and value for its beneficiaries and stakeholders. To contact the hospital operator, 719.526.7000.
Appointment Scheduling is available online via the TRICARE Online Patient Portal or by calling 719.526.CARE (719.526.2273) or 866.422.7391. The CARE appointment line is staffed from 6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on weekdays. TRICARE Line for Care (TLC) is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and provides medical advice to you from a professional staff of nurses and a pharmacist.
When you move, TRICARE moves with you. No matter where you go in the world, TRICARE is there before, during and when you get to your next duty station.
There are steps you need to take to make sure changes to your TRICARE coverage go smoothly. Understand that when you 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 care during your move, visit Getting Care When Traveling to learn what to do.
Filling prescriptions while traveling
You should refill prescriptions 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 and the dental treatment facility. Do this at least one month before your PCS 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.
An additional hospital is available at the U.S Air Force Academy 10th Medical Group, located on the North side of Colorado Springs.
Dental Care for Active Duty Soldiers is available on Fort Carson. Commanders and First Sergeants should be able to direct you to the correct facility. Due to limited resources and the emphasis on active duty dental readiness, unfortunately, there is no space available for dependents.