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PHARMACY SERVCIES

Posted 12/20/2006 Printable Fact Sheet

PRESCRIPTION SERVICES

NOTE: You must be registered in the CHCS (Composite Health Care System) computer system so the pharmacy can process prescriptions for you.
Report to the patient registration section (located near Emergency Services) when you first arrive at Keesler Medical Center to be sure you are in the computer system.

KEESLER PHARMACIES

· The Satellite Pharmacy is located at Meadows Drive and Second Street in the Shoppette/Class Six complex. Use for:
o Ordering Refills and Picking up Refills
o New prescriptions from off-base providers
· The Main Pharmacy, located in the Keesler Medical Center. Use only for:
o New prescriptions written by the Keesler outpatient clinics and Emergency Services.

REFILL SERVICES

Prescriptions that are dropped off will take at least one hour to process. Please use one of our refill services for faster service:
Ordering Refills
NOTE: ALL PRESCRIPTION REFILLS ARE PROCESSED AND PICKED UP ONLY AT THE SATELLITE PHARMACY.
· Phone-In Refill System: 24 hours-a-day, seven days a week.
Local Calling Area:
228-376-1000 (DSN: 597)
Long Distance:
From Mississippi: 1-800-443-6564;
From Florida, Alabama, Louisiana: 1-800-422-9291
Picking Up Refills
· Your must pick up your prescription refill at the Satellite Pharmacy. (ALL PRESCRIPTION REFILLS ARE PROCESSED AND PICKED UP ONLY AT THE SATELLITE PHARMACY. )
· Everyone age 10 and older must have a valid ID card.
· A friend or relative may pick up prescriptions for an eligible beneficiary if they are designated as the patient's representative in writing. The representative must:
o Possess a valid photo ID card;
o Be in possession of the patient's ID card (or possess a copy of the same to include front and back);
o Have a signed statement from the patient authorizing the representative to act on his/her behalf for this purpose.
· All prescriptions must be picked up within three duty days or the prescription is returned to stock.

NEW PRESCRIPTION SERVICES

· Only prescriptions written in the Keesler Outpatient Clinics and Emergency Services will be filled at the MAIN PHARMACY. (NEW PRESCRIPTIONS WRITTEN BY OUTSIDE PROVIDERS MUST BE FILLED AT THE SATELLITE PHARMACY.)
· Please allow at least one hour to process prescriptions.
· Everyone age 10 and older must have a valid ID card to pick up a prescription. · A friend or relative may pick up prescriptions for an eligible beneficiary if they are designated as the patient's representative in writing. The representative must:
o Possess a valid photo ID card;
o Be in possession of the patient's ID card (or possess a copy of the same to include front and back);
o Have a signed statement from the patient authorizing the representative to act on his/her behalf for this purpose.
· All prescriptions must be picked up within three duty days or the prescription is returned to stock.

PHARMACY HOURS AND CONTACT INFORMATION

Satellite Pharmacy Hours
(228) 376-1000 (DSN: 597)
ALL PRESCRIPTION REFILLS AND PRESCRIPTIONS WRITTEN BY OUTSIDE PROVIDERS
ARE PROCESSED AND PICKED UP ONLY AT THE SATELLITE PHARMACY.
Refill requests phoned in by 1500 will be ready
for pickup at 0800 in twoduty days.
Satellite Pharmacy is closed Sundays and Federal holidays.
Monday - Friday: 0800-1700, drive-thru pickup window open until 1730
Saturday: Drive-thru pickup window open 0800-1400
Sunday: CLOSED

Main Pharmacy Hours
(228) 376-4955 (DSN: 597)
MAIN HOSPITAL PHARMACY FILLS ONLY NEW PRESCRIPTIONS WRITTEN IN THE
KEESLER OUTPATIENT CLINICS AND EMERGENCY SERVICES.
Main Pharmacy is closed weekends and federal holidays.
Monday - Friday: 0730-1730
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

CONTACT INFORMATION

Keesler Medical Center
81MDSS/SGSP
301 Fisher Street
Keesler AFB, MS 39534
KEESLER AFB DSN Prefix: 597
Administrative Offices: (228) 377-2086
Satellite Pharmacy: (228) 377-9791
Call-in Refills Local: (228) 376-1000
Call-in Refills Long Distance from Mississippi 1-800-443-6564
Call-in Refills Long Distance from
Louisiana, Alabama, Florida 1-800-422-9291
Hospital Outpatient Pharmacy: (228) 377-2086
Inpatient Pharmacy: (228) 376-4971










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