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Urgent & Emergency Care

Emergency services are not available at the 354th Medical Group. Cell phone 911 calls go to Fairbanks. Please ensure to tell the 911 operator it's an emergency on Eielson AFB, if you are reporting an emergency on Eielson. The nearest Emergency Rooms to Eielson AFB are located at Bassett Army Community Hospital on Fort Wainwright and at Fairbanks Memorial Hospital.

Call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.

Medical emergencies are the sudden and unexpected onset of a medical condition that:

  • Is threatening to life, limb, or eyesight;
  • Requires immediate medical treatment; or
  • Manifests painful symptoms that requires immediate response to alleviate suffering.

Call your primary care manager within 24 hours or the next business day after getting emergency care to get authorization and coordinate ongoing care.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255), option 1

Veterans Crisis Line: 1-866-966-1020

TRICARE Urgent Care

TRICARE Emergency Care

Don't forget to keep your family's information up-to-date in DEERS.