59th Medical Wing   Right Corner Banner

59th Medical Wing - Home

Join the Air Force

tabMonthly Spotlight 
September is Suicide Prevention Month
tabLearn About Secure Messaging 
MiCare Logo
MiCare is a web-based tool that enables beneficiaries to communicate securely and privately with their health care team, refill prescriptions, and much more.

tabAffordable Care Act 
Affordable Healthcare Act Information for TRICARE beneficiaries
tabSocial Media - Follow Us! 
WHASC Facebook YouTube Air Force Blog on DoD Live
LIKE US ON FACEBOOK!
tab59th MDW Headlines RSS feed 
Flu shot now available at Wilford Hall

JBSA announces Senior Airman Below-the-Zone selectees

Wounded Warrior: 'Excited, confident in myself, team and our competitiveness'

AF to change instructions for oaths

9 warriors slated to represent 59th MDW in 2014 Warrior Games

New program enables military surgeons at SAMMC to save sawed-off thumb

959th MDG celebrates AF birthday at SAMMC

Childhood obesity: An hour a day goes a long way

tabFeatures RSS feed 
Wounded warrior overcomes adversity; vies to compete in 2014 Warrior Games

Capt. Lillian Kinkella Keil: A legacy of military medical service  2

1st Lt. Frank Luke: Medal of Honor recipient lived by Warrior Ethos

Chief Richard L. “Dick” Etchberger: A belated Medal of Honor recipient

Gen. 'Chappie' James: A lesson in perseverance

tabCommentaries RSS feed 
Followership

Human trafficking is modern-day slavery

Practice your risk management this 4th of July

Suntan leads to Skin Cancer

Own your attitude

tabAETC News RSS feed 
Columbus stands up A-29 training unit at Moody

First DOD GO completes F-35 qualification training

New approach to Goodfellow Fire Officer Course to save AF money, improve capabilities

CMSAF Cody discusses future, heritage during visit to Columbus

First A-29 aircraft arrives at Moody for Afghan flight training

Lackland Airmen support humanitarian relief efforts

19th AF activates under AETC

tabAFMS Website 
Air Force Medical Service News & Information
tabAF Headlines 
tabAirman History, Heritage & Tradition 
tabHometown News Release 
Hometown News Release Program

Recently promoted or awarded a decoration?
 
Spread the news about important
events in your military career!
Visit the
Hometown News Website
and share your story!
tabWarrior Games 2014 
tabWelcome to the 59th Medical Wing 
59 MDW Shield
"Warrior Medics - Mission Ready - Patient Focused"
The 59th Medical Wing is the Air Force's premier health care, medical education and research, and readiness wing. The wing's vision is "Partners in a high-performance health system, dedicated to excellence in global care." Its mission is to optimize readiness and patient-centered care through collaborative health delivery, education, training, research and innovation.
tabTop Stories 
tabAir Force Core Values 
Air Force Core Values

Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III and Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James A. Cody share their perspective on the Air Force's core values. See the video
tab59th MDW Videos 
tabSpotlights on Health 
tabWilford Hall Construction Updates 
The latest information on construction of the new
 Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center
Find out more about the new Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center
 
Arrow GIFTopping Out celebrates construction milestone (May 2012)
Arrow GIFLeaders sign last steel beam for WHASC phase 1 (May 2012)
Arrow GIFConstruction of new Wilford Hall to begin (Oct 2010)
Arrow GIFMedical Wing commander receives steel memento (Feb 2012)
Arrow GIFFirst steel column placed at new medical facility (Jan 2012)
Arrow GIFConcrete pour under way for parking garage (Dec 2011)
Arrow GIFConstruction is steady on Lackland's medical campus (July 2011)
Arrow GIFMedical leaders break ground on new WHASC facility (April 2011)
tabProud Partners of the San Antonio Military Health System 
San Antonio Military Health System
"Patients First,
Partners Always"
Home to the largest ambulatory surgical center in the DOD; the only Level I DOD trauma center in the U.S., the center of military research on combat casualty care, and the hub of military medical training.
ARROW GIFRead more about SAMHS.
tabWHASC e-Health Guide 
WHASC e-Health Guide   The Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center e-Health Guide is now available online.
  The new guide for military beneficiaries is your source for information on a variety of military health care services and online resources, which include TRICARE, MiCare and RelayHealth programs.
  The guide includes instructions on how to enroll in several health care programs and a telephone directory for frequently called numbers.
 

 Inside 59th MDW

ima cornerSearch

tabClinics & Appointment Lines
NEED AN APPOINTMENT?
Clinic Information
Locate a Military Treatment Facility
CONSULT APPOINTMENT
MANAGEMENT OFFICE
(210) 916-9900
Monday thru Friday
6:30 a.m - 4:30 p.m.
Best Time to Call
Tuesday thru Friday after 10 a.m.
tabEmergency & Urgent Care
Dial 911 for Emergencies

Emergency & Urgent Care SAMMC Emergency
(210) 916-0808
WHASC Urgent Care Center
(210) 292-7331

Suicide Prevention Hotlines Suicide Prevention
1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Wingman Online
Suicide Prevention
Psych Health 24/7
(866) 966-1020
tabPharmacy Information
59MDW Pharmacies
59MDW Pharmacy Info59th MDW Pharmacies

Have your prescriptions delivered
by mail with the
TRICARE Pharmacy Home Delivery Service
tabBenefits Information
tabNotice of Privacy Practices
Learn how medical information about you may be used and disclosed, and how you can get access to this information.
Arrow GifNotice of Privacy Practices
tabFeatured Links
Command Links
Health Care Links
Useful Links
Air Force Links
tabPatient Feedback
ICE Logo
tabContact Information
59th MDW Information Desk
(210) 292-7412
Patient Advocate Office
(210) 292-6688/7827
59th MDW Public Affairs
59mdw.pa@us.af.mil
Contact Information Click here for a map and directions
tabExternal Link Disclaimer
The presence of commercial external hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by the 59th Medical Wing, Air Education and Training Command, the U.S. Air Force, or the Department of Defense of the external web site, or information, products or services contained therein. Visit our Disclaimer Page for complete details.
tabAFMS Strategy
AFMS Healthcare Strategy "Readiness, Better Care, Better Health, Best Value"

Read the Air Force Medical Service Strategy

Site Map      Contact Us     Questions     USA.gov     Security and Privacy notice     E-publishing  
Suicide Prevention    SAPR   IG   EEO   Accessibility/Section 508   No FEAR Act