Active Duty are encouraged to make their same-day appointment by either going online at www.tricareonline.com or calling the Triage Nurse after 0730 at 703-696-3629. Same day/acute appointments are reserved for those new onset conditions which have developed within the past 72hours. We ask that routine, follow-up and wellness related medical issues be scheduled with your PCM during regular clinic hours to allow prompt treatment of active duty members with acute illnesses during Sick Call. All soldiers E-6 and below are required to bring sick slips from their command. Routine appointments can be made by calling 855-227-6331.
Triage/ Nurse Advice
To ensure your safety, same day/Acute appointment requests must be triaged by the Registered Nurse by calling 703-696-3629 after 0730. For all emergencies, please call 911. Rader Clinic DOES NOT have an Emergency Room. The Triage Nurse is available during the normal duty hours as listed above.
Urgent After-Hours Questions
Please go to the nearest Emergency Department or call 911 for an emergency. Rader Clinic does not have an Emergency Department. You can also use Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Emergency Department or Fort Belvoir Hospital Emergency Department if you require medical care and the clinic is closed. After Hours On Call Primary Care Manager: Through the Staff Duty Desk 571-231-3067/3068. Click HERE for information on local Urgent Care Clinics and the requirements for Tricare preauthorization. In order to prevent getting billed, if you have used a civilian Urgent Care Center after-hours/weekend, please call your PCM the next business day to have a referral put in to Tricare.
Call the front desk at 703-696-3630 and ask to have a T-Con put in to your provider. A staff member will be in contact with you within 3 working days.
All patients are seen on an appointment basis only for those patients enrolled to our clinic. Requests for urgent, same-day appointments must be triaged by the nurse at 703-696-3629 after 0730. All other types of appointments are made by calling the regional call center at 855-227-6331 or www.tricareonline.com. To cancel an appointment, click HERE.
You can request a refill by clicking HERE. Patients can call the front desk at 703-696-3630 and request a telephone consult to their provider for a refill. You must have the prescription bottle, the RX number, name, dose and directions with you at the time of the call to ensure proper refill information is given to the provider. Please be aware that some types of medication refills will be unable to be filled by telephone consult. The Team RN will contact you to discuss this if it is an issue. Please remember the provider has 3 working days to refill your medication.