The Immunizations Clinic serves patients of all ages. To improve your patient experience, the Wilford Hall Immunizations Clinic has transitioned to appointment-based immunizations effective Dec. 2021. No consult is required from your primary care provider.
How to Make an Appointment
All patients requesting immunizations, an immunizations record review, or update to their immunizations records, require an appointment.
Option 1 (Preferred):
Log on to the MHS GENESIS Patient Portal: https://my.mhsgenesis.health.mil
- To self-book, select: Schedule an Appointment (for the respective patient)
- Reason: Immunizations Appointment
- Location: Air Force Medicine Wilford Hall Immunizations Clinic
Call the Central Appointment Management Office (CAMO) at 210-916-9900 [option 1, then option 2] to book a WHASC Immunizations Clinic appointment.
Beneficiaries should bring in all immunization documentation when visiting for the first time or if immunizations were received from an outside facility.
Patients empaneled to Wilford Hall Pediatrics clinic may continue to receive routine immunizations during a scheduled wellness appointment or can call to schedule an appointment in the Immunizations clinic.
There are currently limited walk-in hours on Wednesdays 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. for:
- Active Duty & Civilians deploying, PCSing, or going TDY within 14 days
- Contractors or GS employees without TRICARE benefits - on-boarding as employee
- Tech School graduates
- Active Duty members
There is limited capacity during these hours due to limited number of appointments available.
CDC recommended vaccines are also available off-base for $0 using your TRICARE Immunizations benefits at a participating network pharmacy.
Find your nearest network pharmacy at https://militaryrx.express-scripts.com/find-pharmacy
or by calling 1-877-363-1303. For more information on your TRICARE Immunizations benefits, visit https://tricare.mil/immunizations
- The Pfizer COVID vaccination is available for patients aged 6 months and older by appointment Monday through Friday at the WHASC Immunizations clinic.
- COVID boosters are available for 50 years old or older or immunocompromised patients
MHS GENESIS Patient Portal
We encourage you to utilize the MHS GENESIS Patient Portal
to exchange messages (e.g., record review/updates to immunization records) with our clinic staff. To send us a message, type "whasc allergy" in the to: block and select: Lackland WHASC Allergy Immunization Clinic.
What is the MHS GENESIS Patient Portal?
The MHS GENESIS Patient Portal provides access to your EHR (Electronic Health Record) and contains your most current medical and dental information via a secure website. It connects you to your MTF’s health care team and is available anytime, anywhere you have internet access, and provides a complete view of you and your family’s health records
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 influenza.
Please see the guidance below for getting the flu vaccine here at Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center.
Active Duty Service Members (ADSMs)
Active duty and Guard/Reserve members are required to get the flu vaccine.
Influenza vaccine (when available) will be offered to all Active Duty Service Members at Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center. The vaccine is administered at the Immunizations clinic, 3rd Floor, D Wing – unless otherwise advertised.
When you get a flu vaccine from anywhere other than a military hospital or clinic, follow your Service’s policy guidance for recording the vaccine in your shot record. Department of Air Force service members vaccinated through a participating network provider or TRICARE-authorized provider are encouraged to upload their proof of vaccination through the Patient Portal if their IMR does not automatically update within 7 days.
You'll need the following information listed on your proof of vaccination:
- DOD ID Number
- Date of birth
- The date the vaccine was given
- The vaccine brand/name
- Lot number (if available)
Active Duty Family Members (ADFMs)
Influenza vaccine is available for all Active Duty Family Members at Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center. The vaccine is offered by appointment only at the Immunizations clinic, 3rd
Floor, D Wing.
Influenza vaccine is available for all other beneficiaries at Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center. The vaccine is offered by appointment only at the Immunizations clinic, 3rd
Floor, D Wing.
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.