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How do I schedule an appointment at William Beaumont Army Medical Center?

William Beaumont Army Medical Center provides innovative, life-saving care to the largest power projection platform in the Army in support of any mission, anytime, anywhere. We’re committed to operational readiness, outstanding customer service, and world-class health care delivery for …

What is William Beaumont Army Medical Center?

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Why William Beaumont Medical Center goes to the MTF?

MHS GENESIS is the modern electronic health record for the Military Health System (MHS). It’s an enterprise solution supporting a system of healthcare delivery with standardized clinical and business practices. It is also a patient-centric system focusing on quality, safety, and patient outcomes, including readiness.

How did Beaumont Hospital get its name?

Completed in 1972, the new facility became known as the William Beaumont Army Medical Center. The building is in the modernism architectural style, with a 124 ft tower. Although originally designed for 611 beds, by the early 1980s the hospital had a capacity of 463. The Omar N. Bradley building, an addition to the west-side of the main hospital ...

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What is William Beaumont Army Medical Center?

William Beaumont Army Medical Center#N#Goes to the MTF Webpage#N#provides innovative, life-saving care to the largest power projection platform in the Army in support of any mission, anytime, anywhere. We’re committed to operational readiness, outstanding customer service, and world-class health care delivery for our beneficiaries.

Why are catheters left in place?

It is left in place to collect urine while a patient is immobile or incontinent. Catheters can become a way for germs to enter the body and cause infections in the urinary tract. These infections are called catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTIs). They can cause additional illness.

Why do people have central lines?

Central lines can become a way for germs to enter the body and cause infections in the blood. These infections are called central line-associated bloodstream infections (CLABSIs).

How long should an infant be fed breast milk?

U.S. medical leaders recommend that infants are fed only breast milk for six months after they are born. One measure of success is an increase in the rate of infants being fed only breast milk for the duration of their hospital stay after birth. What we measure.

Is one measure an indication of a facility's quality?

One measure is not an indication of a facility's quality. Sometimes a smaller population can make a measure move pretty drastically from quarter to quarter, so don't be alarmed if you see a dip or a spike.

Is VTE preventable?

Research has shown that in many cases of death due to hospital-acquired VTE, the VTE was preventable, but no prevention treatment was given. Failure to prevent VTE can result in delayed hospital discharge or readmission, increased risk for long-term disease, or recurrent blood clots in the future. What we measure.

Can antibiotics be used for pharyngitis?

Pharyngitis, or inflammation of the throat, is the only condition among upper respiratory infections where your provider may determine that antibiotic use is appropriate. U.S. medical leaders recommend that only children diagnosed with group A streptococcus (strep) pharyngitis be treated with antibiotics.

How do I request my medical records?

Medical Records from WBAMC can be requested though our Correspondence/Request Records tab here:#N#https://william-beaumont.tricare.mil/Getting-Care/Patient-Administration-Services/Correspondence-Record-Request#N#When you want records from another facility, you need to contact that facility to see what their process is.

What if I need images of my x-rays, CT Scans, Etc?

Images have to be put on to disks. In order to get your images, you will need to contact the Department of Radiology on the 3 rd floor of WBAMC, and are open 0900 to 1500. You can call them at 915-742-2866 or 2532.

Does WBAMC release dental records?

We do not. You need to contact your dental provider to find how to obtain those records.

Do I need to give WBAMC Records copies of records from my outside doctor?

Not necessarily. Outside providers that you are referred to send your records back to us via the Referral Management office. It just may take a little time.

What do I do if I am moving from Duty station to Duty Station?

If you are a medical records professional from another Military Treatment Facility and you are requesting medical records for another active duty service member, then please follow these guidelines:

Pharmacy Service

The main pharmacy is located on the 3rd floor of the hospital. The Pharmacy uses a ticketing system to route patients to the multiple windows. This means once you receive a number, then the pharmacy will call your number. Please have your military identification card and prescriptions ready once your number is announced.

Mandatory Prescription Activation

Beginning July 1, 2021 Prescriptions must be activated through the Tricare Online Portal.

What is the phone number for Medicare?

If you have a healthcare benefit/claims question, you can call (915) 742-2828. For any other referral questions you can call Referral Management Center at (915) 742 -2273 Option 2. If you have a healthcare benefit/claims question, you can call (915) 742-2828.

How long does it take to make a follow up appointment for a primary care provider?

If your Primary and Specialty care provider would like for you to follow-up with a appointment within 5 weeks from your visit, you can schedule the appointment by contacting the appointment center staff.

What is the number to call for urgent care?

Urgent care appointments can be made by calling 915-742-CARE (2273). Patients are seen by appointment only. 1AD and 11 ADA Brigade Soldiers need to go through their respective unit sick call/aid stations procedures. All other Soldiers will use the Central Appointment line at 915-742-CARE (2273).

What is a PCM appointment?

Primary care appointments with your assigned Primary Care Manager (PCM), or team, for evaluation and treatment of a new medical problem. Appointments can be made by calling the appointment center.

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Disclaimer

  1. One measure is not an indication of a facility's quality. Sometimes a smaller population can make a measure move pretty drastically from quarter to quarter, so don't be alarmed if you see a dip or...
  2. If there is no data included with the description of the measures below, it may be because your facility doesn't offer that particular service or treatment.
  1. One measure is not an indication of a facility's quality. Sometimes a smaller population can make a measure move pretty drastically from quarter to quarter, so don't be alarmed if you see a dip or...
  2. If there is no data included with the description of the measures below, it may be because your facility doesn't offer that particular service or treatment.
  3. Some data is reported every month or quarter and some is reported once a year. Occasionally, a measure is no longer used. But we continue to provide the data from past years as a reference.
  4. The dates we report data may vary by measure. Measuring quality, safety, access and patient experience requires time to ensure data is valid and accurate.

Archived Measures

Patient Safety

  • There are many factors the Military Health System tracks related to Patient Safety. Additional measures will be added here as they are made available. 1. Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections (CAUTI) A catheter is a drainage tube that is inserted into a patient’s urinary bladder through the urethra. It is left in place to collect urine while a patient is immobile or incontinent. C…
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Patient Satisfaction / Access

  • There are many factors the Military Health System tracks related to Patient Satisfaction and Access. For your convenience we have categorized these in the below sections: 1. Access to Acute Care Appointments Seeing your provider in a timely manner is important to you—and to us. Our goal is for you get the right level of care, at the right time, by the right provider.What we mea…
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Quality of Care

  • There are many factors the Military Health System tracks related to Quality of Care. For your convenience we have categorized these in the below sections: 1. Accreditation Status 1.1. We require our clinics and hospitals to undergo on-site surveys by nationally-recognized accreditation organizations every three years. 1.2. We track accreditation status for all of our hospitals and cli…
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