(Closed @ 12 p.m. on the second Thursday of every month for training)
**No TB tests placed on Thursdays or extended weekends**
Health and Wellness Center- provides a "one-stop-shop" for health,
nutrition, and physical activity and fitness needs
Location: 3rd floor of 2 MDG
Phone Number: 318-456-8046
Hours of Operation: M-F 0730-1630
The HAWC offers tobacco cessation programs, nutritional counseling,
disease risk education (cholesterol, diabetes and high blood pressure),
exercise, prescriptions, and supports the commander's fitness program.
Videos on various health topics can be signed out, and educational materials are available on all the above topics.
PEACETIME MISSION: 2nd Medical Group and Barksdale community. Provide premier laboratory services second to none.
WARTIME MISSION: Maintain maximum wartime readiness to deploy anytime, anywhere and provide laboratory services wherever needed
The Clinical Laboratory Vision Statement: To provide our customers the highest possible quality of clinical laboratory care and superior service.
The Diagnostic Imaging Department at the 2nd Medical Group is dedicated to providing the highest quality outpatient clinical imaging services. The department is staffed by an in-house Radiologist, who is Board Certified by the American College of Radiology. Our services include: Routine X-Ray, CT scan, Fluoroscopy, and Ultrasound.
Diagnostic Imaging duty hours are 7:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
Contact Info: 456-6253
Bioenvironmental Engineering provides Occupational and Environmental Health support for the over 100 industrial work centers and 4,500 industrial workers on the base. BE also monitors the base drinking water system, completes water system and toxic material vulnerability assessments, and performs industrial respirator and gas mask fit testing for base personnel.
Duty hours: 7:30 a.m. until 4:30
Industrial respirator fit testing: Tuesdays 8-11 a.m.
Gas mask fit testing: Thursdays 8-11 a.m.
Inside Barksdale AFB
For urgent after-hours care call 456-6555 to speak with the on-call provider
For psychological health, PTSD and traumatic brain injuries call
the Defense Centers of Excellence Outreach Center at
About the MTF
The 2nd MDG mission is to provide the reliability of global war fighters by optimizing their health and that of the Barksdale community with medics prepared to execute their professional responsibilities... anytime, anywhere.
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