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48th Medical Group

48th Medical Group
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48th Medical Group
Unit 5210 Box 230
APO AE 09461-0230
tabAppointments and Benefits Information 
Did you know you can access medical information and book appointments online? Visit www.tricareonline.com for more information.

You can also make appointments by calling the central appointment line at DSN 226-8010 or 01638 528 010.

Press 1 to access the main menu or 2 for emergency information.
TRICARE Online is your gateway to beneficiary information. Authorized users can schedule and view appointments, view approved health content, access personal health information, use pharmacy tools, check medications, access military staff applications and more!
tabPatient Advocate  
Do you have a concern regarding your care? Please contact the Patient Advocate Monday - Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or email patient.advocate@lakenheath.af.mil.
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tabClinic Information 

Most clinics are open from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. For specific clinic times, call 01638 528 010 or visit the Health Care Clinics page.
Most clinics are closed during weekends, holidays and down days. The 48th MDG Emergency Department is open 24/7.
tabPharmacy Information 
The pharmacy provides pharmaceutical services to improve the health of all eligible beneficiaries.

Incoming personnel should contact the pharmacy prior to departure to ensure the availability of their medication.

Labeled Patient Formulary

Prescription Refills
All prescription refills must be telephoned in the day prior to pick-up. Call the Pharmacy Refill System at DSN 226-8091 or commercial 01638 528347. All medications must be collected within five working days.

Hours of Operation
Pharmacy hours are generally from 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. The pharmacy is closed on federal holidays, wing down days and the last Thursday of every month until noon.
tabAncillary & Administrative Services 
Ancillary and Administrative Services

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tabEmergency Services
emergency services

Suicide Prevention Hotline:
Dial 118 from any U.S. Air Force in Europe.
Dial 00800-1273-TALK (8255) for a commercial toll-free line in the U.K.
Veteran's Crisis Line

Sexual Assault Hotline:
Dial DSN: 226-SARC (7272)
Air Force Sexual Assault Prevention and Response

Defense Centers of Excellence Outreach Center:
(Psychological Health, PTSD, Traumatic Brain Injury)
Dial 1-866-966-1020 
Defense Centers of Excellence Outreach Center

Military One Source:
Dial 00800-342-96477
Military One Source
tabAbout Us
The 48th Medical Group supports the combat capability of the 48th Fighter Wing, 100th Air Refueling Wing, 501st Combat Support Wing and 352nd Special Operations Group by delivering primary and specialty health care services to more than 35,000 beneficiaries totaling 123,000 outpatient and 2,000 inpatient encounters annually at six operating locations throughout the U.K. and Norway

The 48th MDG provides direct and operational expeditionary medical support capability to the U.S. European Command, U.S. Africa Command and U.S. Central Command.

The 48th MDG has been named the Air Force Surgeon General's Best Hospital of the Year for 2009, 2010 and 2011.

"Liberty Medics, A Cut Above
Child Medical Appointments
Parents can book medical appointments for their child by calling the appointment line at 226-8010. For  Pediatrics forms, click here

Mental Health and Well-being
The mental health and well-being of our airmen and families ensures our force is well-trained, well-equipped, and stands ready to support the full spectrum of military operations.

The AFMS provides unique programs and services to support the mental health and well-being of airman and families to encourage healthy behaviors.
tab48th MDG News
Medical Group News
Click here for the most up to date 48th MDG news.
tabLearn About Secure Messaging
With MiCare, AFMS patients can easily request and provide information at any time. MiCare provides a secure patient portal to ensure easy and private online communications in order to connect beneficiaries to their health care team.
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