/ Published March 16, 2021
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Eglin is in Health Protection Condition Bravo. Below is the official and most current version of closures, cancellations and hour changes.
96th Medical Group
The Hospital returned to a single point of entry Nov. 10. Visitors will need access the Hospital via the Emergency Room entrance. Masks are required by ALL employees, patients and visitors.
Health screenings for all individuals prior to entering facility. Visitors with flu-like symptoms will not be permitted in the inpatient area.
Acute care concerns will continue to be addressed
Routine appointments will be booked in the future as the situation improves
Visitors must check in at the front desk. Visitors who have travelled internationally are not permitted to visit 14 days after arrival to US.
Only one adult visitor allowed per patient in the following areas:
Pediatric inpatient and outpatient
Labor and post partum mothers
Outpatient and obstetrics patients that require a non-medical escort
Pre/post surgery (including outpatient procedures involving sedation)
Elderly patients and those who require care
End of life patients
Emergency room patients when necessary
Visitors should wash hands and maintain six feet separation.
MSU/ICU visiting hours: 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
All pregnancy appointments continue. All other appointment types are cancelled.
Hours: Mon-Fri 7:15 a.m. – 5 p.m. Drop off/pick up
Drive-thru: Mon-Fri 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sat. 8 a.m. – noon Pick up only
See changes to satellite pharmacy traffic flow at this link.
The Exceptional Family Medical Program office is closed for walk-in services until further notice. The staff can be reached via phone at 850-883-9452 during office hours or through the email below. Documents to be turned in can be done via email or through the drop box outside the office. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Duty hours: (850) 883-8600
Nurse Advice line: 1-800-TRICARE
Effective July 7, Walk in service will no longer be available in the afternoons. Walk in hours will be from 6:30 a.m. to noon weekdays. Appointment times are unchanged and can be made by calling the Appointment Line (850) 883-8600, select option #1, then option #3.
Closed. To donate or gain access, please contact a First Sergeant. Please do not leave items outside the building as they will have to be thrown away.
Airman and Family Readiness Center
Army Veterinary Services
No elective/wellness appointments. Sick call appointments are case-by-case. Prescription refills by phone.
Auto Hobby Shop
Face coverings or masks are now required for BX workers and patrons. The BX will not provide masks to customers. This includes the Shopette and gas stations.
Eglin off-base beaches
Eglin Beach Park
Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Ben's Lake Marina
Open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Nov 1 – 30
Open 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. except Wednesdays
Dec. 1 – open every day.
All worship services and programs are cancelled. Phone: 882-2111
Child Development Centers
Child Development Centers provide services based on availability and will operate under priority placement as thy phase back child care providers.
Civilian Personnel Office
Virtual services only; no walk-ins
Commercial Travel Services
Primary Deployments & PCS only
All others on stand-by
Open to all shoppers
Face coverings or masks are now required for commissary workers and patrons. The commissary will not provide masks to customers.
Comm. Focal Point
Walk-ups available ONLY for Emergencies
Community Support Coordinator
Email only; no walk-ins
Breeze: carry out and limited dining-in for active duty, civilians and contractors only
Lift: carry out and limited dining-in for active duty, civilians and contractors only
Lightning: carry out and limited dining-in for active duty, civilians and contractors only
Virtual Services Only
Email at: email@example.com
Equal Opportunity Office
Business conducted via telephone only. – 882-4285.
Customer Service counter pausing in-person ops
Main and Lightning Fitness Center available to active duty only.
Mon-Fri - 5 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sat-Sun - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Field House - open to mission essential civilians and contractors only
Mon-Fri, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Office
Gate and Visitor Control Center
Normal operations For more information, call 882-2203 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
House Hold Goods
Counseling via phone and email only
7 a.m. – 5 p.m. M-F
Phone: 882—8923 All customers are encouraged to use electronic means to communicate.
Information Tickets and Travel
Complaints via phone at 882-5966 or 5984 or email at email@example.com; no walk-ins
Lobby and Customer Service – Closed. Previously authorized camping permits will be honored.
Public Access Map may be intermittently unavailable over the next several weeks. Please abide by the permanent closed areas delineated in the 2019-20 regulations handbook. Daily closures will be administered by use of barriers, etc.
Recreational use permits may still be purchased at the website. https://www.eglin.isportsman.net
Brier Creek East Management Unit is closed. Brier Creek West and South Management Units are open on weekends only.
Walk in services restricted. Legal assistance provided to mission essential personnel in the following categories:
Deployers leaving within the next 30 days
Those in immediate danger of losing home, food, income or children
Those in need of a family care plan power of attorney.
Notaries restricted to survivor benefit plan documents
Those who meet the criteria, call 850-217-9899 or 850-240-3981 Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. After hours call 850-883-4020.
Legends Sports Grill
Open - Regular menu available, takeout and limited dine-in
Mon-Fri 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
White Sand's Reception Center – closed
24-hour guest services will continue Sun-Sat at the Reception Center.
Space-A is available
Open to all ID card holders
Military Personnel Flight
Expiration dates on dependent and retiree ID cards is extended until June 30, 2021.
Full DEERS ID Card services return April 1
The appointment services, previously not available due to COVID-19, such as name, rank change and retiree and dependent ID renewal will resume.
Expired retiree and dependent IDs after January 1, 2020, are still authorized for continued use through June 30, 2021. To those affected, it is recommended scheduling a renewal appointment at the earliest availability.
To make an appointment, visit www.eglinlife.com/mpf. If appointments are booked and a Common Access Cardholder is experiencing mission stoppage, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 882-2742 and press four for assistance.
Outdoor Recreation and Post'l Point
Lap swim only through Oct 30 by reservation
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday Friday
7 – 8 a.m. active duty only
8 – 10 a.m. active duty and mission essential
3 – 6 p.m. active duty only
Normal services via email and phone
Sand and Spur Riding Club
Virtual appointments only; email and phone only
Small Business Office
Questions regarding how the Air Force and AFMC is responding to the COVID-19 virus and how it could potentially impact upcoming acquisitions or current contracts, please contact HQ AFMC/SB at (937) 257-3211, or email at email@example.com
Open – limited services