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Installation Overview -- Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake, California

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Installation Overview -- Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake, California

Robert E. Bush Navy Hospital

Photo courtesy U.S. Navy
China Lake's Branch Health Clinic has a convenient location on the installtion which is easily accessible to the Active Duty, Retired and their dependents. Call 760-939-8000 option 1, to make appointments. The closest Emergency room is located in town at the Ridgecrest Regional Hospital located at 1801 N. China Lake Blvd; 760-446-3551.

The Branch Health and Dental Clinic at China Lake is located on Blandy Avenue and provides routine outpatient medical care to all eligible beneficiaries. Patients with medical problems that are unable to be treated according to the clinic's capability are referred to local civilian providers or military treatment facilities at other bases. Although the China Lake/Ridgecrest area is small and isolated, the area offers some of the best medical staff, treatment, and facilities in California.

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