Base Updates Current as of March 27, 2020.
Under the declaration of a public health emergency, and in line with DODI 6200.03, the 9th RW Commanders priority of protecting the health and welfare of our uniformed, civilian and contractor Airmen and families, the installation is limiting the access of personnel.
In an effort to assist shelter-in-place efforts while still addressing medical concerns in regards to COVID-19, the 9 MDG has stood-up a COVID Hotline Monday - Friday, 0730 - 1700.
Please call the appointment line at 530-634-2941 and select option 9 to discuss COVID-19 concerns. This will help identify if staying home or coming in for screening is right for you and your family.
** The 9th Medical Group is currently tracking two positive cases of COVID-19 in dependents tied to Beale AFB. Both individuals are currently in isolation at their off-base residences. For the newly identified case, the 9th Medical Group is working with the respective county health department to ensure identified close contacts are appropriately notified. **
**There are currently no confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Beale AFB. The 9th Medical Group continues working with off-base healthcare agencies to mitigate the effects of COVID-19 and provide pertinent updates as soon as they become available. All Recce Town members and families should continue to follow Beale AFB’s Health Protection Condition (HPCON) Charlie measures, as well as the state’s Shelter in Place directive that was issued on Friday, 20 March 2020. Adherence to these mitigation efforts are key to slow the spread of the virus within our community.**
Under the declaration of a public health emergency, and in line with DODI 6200.03, the 9th RW Commander priority of protecting the health and welfare of our uniformed, civilian and contractor Airmen and families, the installation is limiting the access of personnel.
Do you have a fever, cough, or shortness of breath and have you been in close contact with someone known to have COVID-19, or recently traveled internationally? If you or a family member believe you might been exposed with COVID-19, use one of the following options BEFORE presenting to the Beale Clinic or any other local healthcare facility:
- Call 9th Medical Group’s COVID Hotline: (530) 634-2941, option 9
- Call the Military Health System Nurse Advice Line: available 24/7, at 1-800-874-2273, option 1
- Use the TRICARE Online (TOL) Secure Messaging
In order to ensure the safety of patients and staff, it is important that all DoD Beneficiaries call and speak to the healthcare worker BEFORE showing up to any healthcare facility. Allow the Beale Clinic and our partner off-base health agencies the opportunity to triage and assess you over the phone so they can safely determine the level of care you need and prepare for your arrival.
Call the pharmacy at (530)634-2859 to acquire refills or for questions. Although open, recommend use of mail order pharmacy (https://militaryrx.express-scripts.com/) to the greatest extent possible.
BENEFICIARY ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES
As long as your primary care is at the 9th Medical Group clinic, these places apply to you:
Continue to be safe and take precautionary measures...your health and safety is important to us!
For day to day credit or any questions regarding the CDC and reimbursement information please contact at: (530) 634-4717
HEALTH PROTECTION CONDITION (HPCON) Charlie
Out of a strong abundance of caution, Beale Air Force Base has raised its risk level to Health Protection Condition Charlie (HPCON C).
For all Beale AFB personnel:
HPCON C measures are mandatory for service members and are highly encouraged for DoD civilian and contractor employees, and family members. These measures are required to ensure the continued health and safety for our Beale Air Force Base service members, civilians and families. More information is available in DOD Instruction 6200.03, Public Health Emergency Management
For local questions or concerns regarding this alert, contact 9 OMRS/Public Health Flight at 530-634-4945 (DSN: 368), Facebook/Social Media: Follow https://www.facebook.com/BealeAirForceBase/ on Facebook for updates via social media, or Instagram: @bealeafb.
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MyPers STOP MOVEMENT
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STOP MOVEMENT and Concurrent Guidance Related to Travel Restrictions due to the Coronavirus Disease (COVID19) - (Supersedes Previous Guidance — Incorporates Updates as of 25 March 2020)
*** AN INTERNATIONAL STOP MOVEMENT IS IN EFFECT ***
This guidance applies to Total Force Military Airmen.
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