Branch Medical Clinic Kinser is reopening


Branch Medical Clinic Kinser is reopening

by: Joe Andes, U.S. Naval Hospital Okinawa, Japan Public Affairs | .
published: March 08, 2017

CAMP KINSER, Okinawa, March 6, 2017 - United States Naval Hospital Okinawa, Japan has announced that Branch Medical Clinic (BMC) Kinser will return to its original location at Building 1460 as a major upgrade project has been completed at the facility. This project included upgrading to state of the art medical equipment and facilities systems to enhance the patient experience and expand treatment options.

The renovated clinic will reopen on March 22nd. The hours of operation will remain the same. BMC Kinser’s new Front Desk Numbers will be 637-3995 and 637-1881. All other numbers will remain the same.

The move to the renovated facility takes place from March 13th to March 21st. During this time, the clinic will be offering acute care appointments only.

During the March 13th to March 21st transition period, Kinser Family Medicine patients will be seen at U.S. Naval Hospital Okinawa, Japan’s Foster Family Medicine Clinic. These patients can call 646-7517 for appointments. Marine Centered Medical Home Port patients will be seen at BMC Futenma, these patients can make appointments by calling 636-3150 during the transition period. Phone numbers at the renovated clinic will not be operational during the March 13th to March 21st transition period.