By Rod Powers
The 305th Medical Group Ambulatory Health Care Clinic (AHCC), located at 3458 Neely Road, behind the McGuire AFB Base Exchange complex, provides outpatient care. There are no emergency services available. The clinic hours are 7:30 am to 4:30 pm with the pharmacy open until 5:00 p.m.
Joint Minor Illness and Injury Center (JMIIC) offers after clinic hours services are to TRICARE Prime beneficiaries with issues such as: sore throats & colds, sprains & minor fractures, muscle aches & pains; cuts, scrapes and minor wounds, coughs, difficult or painful urination, earaches, minor burns, back strain, minor eye injuries, infections or irritations and other minor conditions. The JMIIC can be accessed by entering the East end of the 305th Clinic. Hours of operation are: Monday-Thursday 4:30 - 9 pm, Friday - 4:30 - 8:30 pm, Saturday - 8:30 am - 1:30 pm, Sunday 11:00 am - 4 pm and holidays 11:00 am - 3 pm.
Near the installation there are two Inpatient Care/ Civilian Hospitals.
Virtua Health Systems-Memorial Hospital of Burlington County is located at 175 Madison Avenue, Mt. Holly, NJ 08060; 609-267-0700, approximately 25-30 minutes from base. Virtua MHBC is a 433 bed hospital that has many services: maternal/child health services; adult and pediatric medical/surgical services; emergency; specialty programs include a sleep center, diabetes education and treatment including wound care, asthma management and cardiac rehabilitation. The Fox Chase Virtua Health Cancer Program provides inpatient medical/surgical oncology, on-site radiation oncology and referrals for supportive therapies.
Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington County is located at 218A Sunset Road, Willingboro, NJ 08046; 609-835-2900, approximately 35-40 minutes from base. Lourdes Medical Center of Burlington County is a 249 bed community hospital.