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Health Services

Urgent & Emergency Care

Desmond T. Doss Health Clinic - Acute Care Clinic

The Acute Care Clinic at Desmond T. Doss Health Clinic provides same day urgent care for all beneficiaries, including all active and reserve services (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine, Coast Guard), their families, and Allied service members. The clinic has the capability to provide minor procedures such as toenail removals, minor laceration repair, suture removals, and abscess management. The Acute Care Clinic has laboratory, pharmacy, and limited radiology capabilities (x-ray only). Services are limited to urgent symptoms and urgent health needs. Limb, eyesight and life-threatening conditions need to be evaluated and managed at Tripler Army Medical Center Emergency Department or the closest ER facility. We thank you ahead of time for choosing Desmond T. Doss Health Clinic for all your urgent care needs.

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Tripler Army Medical Center - Emergency Department

The Tripler Emergency Department is the emergency referral center for the entire Pacific Regional Medical Command.  We are a Level II Trauma Center, capable of administering care for major and minor medical emergencies and are equipped with our own ambulance service and helipad for medical evacuations.

Types of Care

Urgent Care is medically necessary care required for a sudden illness or injury that isn't life threatening but does require immediate attention from a medical professional to avoid complications, like infection.

Emergency Care is care you need to treat a serious medical condition immediately, including mental health emergency.  An emergency is a threat to either:


Contact Us


Appointment Line

(888) 683-2778 (APPT)

Nurse Advice Line

1-800-TRICARE, option #1

Medical Emergency

Call 911


Desmond T. Doss Health Clinic
Building 683
Waianae Ave
Schofield Barracks, HI 96786

Frequently Called Numbers

Emergency Room (Tripler)


Urgent Care (Schofield Barracks)




Hearing Impaired Line


Customer Relations


DDHC Executive Assistant


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