We offer vaccine services for active duty, retirees and family members to include deployment and travel vaccines. Walk-in services are provided during normal business hours for routine vaccines. Please see Public Health prior to immunizations for required vaccinations regarding foreign travel. Smallpox appointments are available. This appointment may last an hour or two, to include a 45-minute briefing, therefore please plan accordingly. The allergy clinic is referral only, placed by in house provider. The purpose is to skin test patients for a variety of allergens including trees, cats, dogs, weeds, grasses, dust and molds. Based on these results a patient may be placed on allergy shots. Desensitization via allergy shots requires monthly shots for three to five years. Once referred you will be called to schedule the appointment on Thursday, 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Based on your appointment the technician will inform you what items to bring.
Influenza Vaccine Update
Flu season is upon us. We are concerned about your health and encourage everyone to get vaccinated annually against influenza.
It’s critical that everyone who is able receives a flu vaccine. It’s essential that active duty service members, active duty family members and other beneficiaries are well-protected from influenza.
Please see the guidance below for getting the flu vaccine here at Patrick AFB.
- We have received another shipment of flu vaccines and are ready to provide immunizations to all our beneficiaries ages 6 months and up.
- If you haven’t received your yearly influenza vaccination yet, please come to the 45th Medical Group (45 MDG) Immunizations Clinic for a free walk-in influenza vaccination.
Immunization Clinic Walk-In Hours:
Our Immunizations clinic is open for walk-ins during the following times:
Monday: 0800-1200 & 1300-1430
Tuesday/Wednesday: 0800-1200 & 1300-1600
Friday: 0930-1200 & 1300-1600
If you can’t make it to the 45 MDG to obtain the flu vaccine, you may receive it through the TRICARE network for free at Walmart, Walgreens and Publix, or at any pharmacy that accepts TRICARE. To find the nearest one near you search online at: https://www.tricare.mil/CoveredServices/IsItCovered/FluVaccine
Uniformed Services Members:
Active duty and Guard/Reserve members are required to get the flu vaccine.
You can walk-in to the Immunization clinic to get your vaccine (hours listed above). If you get a flu vaccine from anywhere besides Patrick AFB, follow your Service policy guidance for recording the vaccine in your shot record. You'll need the following information: