Army Substance Abuse Counselor Returns to FAHC

The clinical side of the Army Substance Abuse Program has moved to Fox Army Health Center.

ASAP’s administrative office is staying at building 3466 on Snooper Road.

Substance abuse counselor Harold Smith provides clinical drug and alcohol evaluations for active duty military, security personnel and for people who are in-processing and out-processing. On 3 October 2016, he returned to the second floor of Fox Army Health Center, where he was formerly located until July 2010.

The program’s administrative staff remains with the Garrison at building 3466. They include Richard Lewis, the alcohol and drug control officer; Gina Koger, employee assistance professional; Denise Gilbert, prevention coordinator who does the substance abuse prevention classes; and Wilbur Bradham, biochemical test coordinator who does urinalysis testing.

Mr. Smith’s phone number remains 256-876-7256; and his email address is

Other Announcements

7/16/2018 - The current TRICARE Retiree Dental Program will end 31 DEC. 2018.

During the 2018 Open Season, you can enroll in the Office of Personnel Management’s (OPM) Federal Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP) for dental benets in 2019. Also, for the first time, most military retirees and their family members who are enrolled in a TRICARE health plan will have the option to enroll in vision benefits through FEDVIP.
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5/30/2018 - Tobacco Free FAHC Campus - 1 June 2018

Tobacco Free Campus Sign



Fox Army Health Center will close the following dates for Training & Federal Holidays:

Friday, 25 May 2018 – Closed @ 1130

Monday, 28 May 2018 – Closed

Thursday, 7 June 2018 – Closed @ 1130

Monday, 25 June 2018 – Closed 0800 – 1300

Wednesday, 4 July 2018 – Closed

Thursday, 12 July 2018 – Closed @ 1130

Thursday, 2 August 2018 – Closed

Friday, 31 August 2018 – Closed at 1130

Monday, 3 September 2018 – Closed

Advice Nurses are available during non-duty hours at (256) 955-8888 or 1-800-223-9531 to provide care advice. Fox is an ambulatory care clinic and does not have an emergency room.

In an emergency, dial 911.

2/28/2017 - How to dispose of Expired, Unused, or Unwanted Medicine

How to dispose of Expired, Unused, or Unwanted Medicine: MEDSAFE Info Sheet

12/23/2015 - Diabetes Self-Management Seminar

Attend our monthly Diabetes Self-Management Seminar to learn more about diabetes and how to properly manage it. The seminar is every 3rd Thursday of the month from 0745 – 1600. The seminar is Free to anyone with Arsenal access.

Click here to access the Diabetes Self-Management Seminar Flyer

9/4/2015 - Tetanus-Diphtheria-Acellular Pertussis (Tdap) Vaccine

This information applies to the following beneficiaries of Fox Army Health Center: active duty family members, and military retirees family members.
All students 11 and older entering the sixth grade in Alabama schools must have a tetanus-Diphtheria-acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccine. This is required because of the change from tetanus-diphtheria (Td) to (Tdap) vaccine. The Tdap vaccine will protect adolescents form pertussis and keep them from spreading the disease to siblings, other family members, and other students.

In addition to receiving the shots on a walk-in basis from 0800-1530 Hours at Fox Army Health Center, you may obtain the shots at the Madison Health Department or from you private physican.

For additional information concerning the shots, please visit the following websites:

ADPH website

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention-Hompage

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9/4/2015 - Influenza Prevention and Mitigation Methods

With the increased coverage of the influenza outbreak, many are wondering what, if anything, can be done to prevent getting sick. The links below have good information and actions individuals can take to mitigate the spread of the flu. In addition, the link tells you how to care for yourself or a family member who gets sick.