E komo mai — welcome to Naval Health Clinic Hawaii, where your health and readiness are the focus. NHCH is composed of two large clinics: Makalapa at Pearl Harbor Naval Base and Kaneohe Bay at MCB Hawaii. Other smaller clinics are at Camp H.M. Smith, Wahiawa and Barking Sands on the island of Kauai.
The headquarters for NHCH resides in Building 1750 at 480 Central Ave. adjacent to the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard. Preventive Medicine, Industrial Hygiene and Occupational Health Services are provided at this site, also known as the Shipyard Clinic. For more information, visit www.med.navy.mil/sites/nhch.
Medical care at NHCH begins with the Welcoming Center, where staff will assist with TRICARE enrollment, medical record updating, primary care manager assignment and initial appointments. Active-duty members complete the Periodic Health Assessment, part of the Individual Medical Readiness process. TRICARE representatives and Health Benefits Advisors are available to answer TRICARE and enrollment questions. During the check-in process, information about resources, including TRICARE Online, the Exceptional Family Member Program and advance directives, is provided.
Bring ID cards, Social Security numbers, medical records, dental records (if active duty) and immunization records when you check in at the Kaneohe Bay Branch Health Clinic. For more information, call 808-257-3365.
Kaneohe Bay Branch Health Clinic
The Kaneohe Bay Branch Health Clinic is on MCB Hawaii in Building 3089, off D Street. Services include family practice, military medicine, pediatrics, optometry, pharmacy, laboratory, radiology, preventive medicine, occupational health, aviation medicine, dermatology, mental health and deployment health. Physical therapy and sports medicine services are provided in Building 221. For more information, call 808-257-3365.
Appointments and After-hours Care
For life-threatening conditions, dial 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.
To make an appointment with your primary care manager:
- Call NHCH Central Appointments, 808-473-0247.
Go to www.tricareonline.com.
- Nurse Advice Line: Available 24/7 at 800-874-2273, ext. 1.
The 21st Dental Company Dental Clinic, MCB Hawaii is on the second floor of the Kaneohe Bay BHC. For information or an appointment, call 808-257-3100, ext. 1. For dental emergencies after hours and on weekends, call 808-630-8328.