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Immunizations

We are an outpatient clinic that offers walk-in Immunizations services for active duty and TRICARE beneficiaries. A military identification card is required for all services. Any active duty or beneficiary traveling abroad for recreational purposes needs to check-in with Public Health to have a travel briefing before coming to Immunizations.

Specific Vaccination Information:

Vaccines that require a prescription if you’re younger than the age posted next to the vaccine:

  • Shingrix, or Shingles, vaccinations: age 50 or older
  • Pneumonia: age 65 or older

Tuberculosis, or TB, tests: These tests are not given on Thursdays, nor prior to 3- and 4-day weekends. TB tests must be read 48 to 72 hours after placement.

Influenza Vaccine Update 

Flu season is upon us. We are concerned about your health and encourage everyone to get vaccinated annually against influenza.
 
It’s critical that everyone who is able receives a flu vaccine. It’s essential that active duty service members, active duty family members and other beneficiaries are well-protected from the flu.
 
Please see the guidance below for getting the flu vaccine here at Robins Air Force Base. 

Active Duty Service Members (ADSMs): 

Active duty and Guard/Reserve members are required to get the flu vaccine.
  • We are only administering Flu vaccines to ADSMs who ae=re deploying and/or PCSing.
  • ADSMs may go off base to a local TRICARE network pharmacy to receive the Flu vaccine.
  • To find a network pharmacy, visit: https://militaryrx.express-scripts.com/find-pharmacy  
  • See below for a short list of network pharmacies close to base.
When you get a flu vaccine from anywhere besides Robins Air Force base, follow your Service policy guidance for recording the vaccine in your shot record. You'll need the following information:
  • The date the vaccine was given
  • The vaccine name or code
  • Manufacturer
  • Lot number 

Active Duty Family Members (ADFMs): 

  • We have vaccines available for family members’ ages of 6-35 months.
  • All others may go off base to a local TRICARE network pharmacy to receive the Flu vaccine.
  • To find a network pharmacy, visit: https://militaryrx.express-scripts.com/find-pharmacy  
  • See below for a short list of network pharmacies close to base.

Other Beneficiaries:

  • We are only administering Flu vaccines to members deploying and/or PCSing and to dependent family members’ ages 6-35 months.
  • All others may go off base to a local TRICARE network pharmacy to receive the Flu vaccine.
  • To find a network pharmacy, visit: https://militaryrx.express-scripts.com/find-pharmacy  
  • See below for a short list of network pharmacies close to base.

Other Options for Getting the Flu Vaccine

If you’re unable to get the flu vaccine here, you can visit any participating network pharmacy or TRICARE-authorized (civilian) provider. Visit www.tricare.mil/flu to learn more.

List of Network Pharmacies Close to Base

The following TRICARE network pharmacies are close to Robbins AFB. We recommend that you call ahead to verify availability.
  • Benzer Pharmacy
  • Central Georgia Cancer Care Pharmacy
  • Connect Care Pharmacy.
  • Genoa Healthcare
  • Houston Health Care Employee Pharmacy
  • Kroger
  • Medicine Stop
  • Publix
  • U Save it Pharmacy
  • Walgreens
  • Walmart

Contact Us

Location: 

Building 700, Desk 3

Hours: 

Monday through Friday
7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Telephone: 

478-327-7921

 

Don't forget to keep your family's information up-to-date in DEERS.