WELCOME ABOARD TO THE WORLD'S FINEST NAVAL HOSPITAL!
Congratulations on your
orders to Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton located in beautiful
Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton is a 42 inpatient
bed facility, overlooking the Pacific Ocean and is located
approximately 1/2 mile from the main gate at Marine Corps Base, Camp
The Base is located approximately 35 miles north of
San Diego and 100 miles south of Los Angeles. When you arrive aboard MCB Camp Pendleton, you will either be travelling along Interstate 5
(I-5) or Interstate 15 (I-15).
From San Diego and areas north and east of Camp Pendleton, take
Interstate 5 to the Camp Pendleton exit. After passing through the
main gate of the Base, continue on Vandegrift Blvd. for 0.6 miles.
Hospital is located on the right side of the road.
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information please click
Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton
Operational Support Office
(Reserve Liaison Office)
The Operational Support Office is located in the
Human Resources Department on the Fourth floor
of Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton (across from Dental).
You may reach us at the following numbers
(760)719-4737 HN Hamel
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WHAT WILL I NEED WHEN I CHECK IN TO THE NAVAL HOSPITAL?
Let's talk about what you will need to do once you arrive at the
Naval Hospital to make your check-in process as smooth as possible.
Your first stop will be at the Quarterdeck. This
is where you will have your orders endorsed. You MUST report in the
Uniform of the Day and have your Service Record (Enlisted) and a
copy of your PCS orders. You will then be directed to the Human
Resources Department (HRD), Rm. 1055.*
*(If you report to the OOD after normal working hours, then report
to MPMD at 0730 the next working day.)
This is the next step in your check-in process. Here
you will be asked to provide a substantial amount of information and
will have to fill out a few forms. This step in your process is the
most time consuming, but is also the most important. Here is a
detailed list of the information you will be asked to provide:
Date you checked out of your last command
Projected Rotation Date (PRD)
End of Active Obligated Service (EAOS)
Years of Education
Date of Rank
Current Address (or BEQ room number)
Home of Record.
If you own a vehicle, you will need your vehicle registration and
DOD Decal number in order to get your Naval Hospital Parking Permit.
Officers - BSC (found on your orders), date of
last FITREP, NOBC
Providers - Sub-specialty, Year of Residency
Joint Reception Center:
The Joint Reception Center is where
you will need to go to have your vehicle registered onboard MCB Camp
Pendleton. They are located in the 13 Area, building 130132.
You will need to bring your vehicle registration, proof of
insurance, driver's license, Armed Forces ID card, and Smog
certificate (out of state only).
Joint Safety Center:
If you are under 26, you will also
need to attend a MANDATORY Driver Improvement Course. This
course can be scheduled through the Joint Safety Center, Building
2622, (760) 725-3672. You will not be able to register your vehicle
onboard MCB Camp Pendleton without completing this course.
PLEASE HAVE ALL THE
INFORMATION WITH YOU WHEN YOU ARRIVE
OR YOUR CHECK-IN PROCESS WILL BE DELAYED.
WHAT TO EXPECT AFTER YOU CHECK-IN
Command indoctrination is a vital part of your check-in
process. Once you arrive, one of your stops will be at the Staff
Education and Training Department. Here, you will be given dates for
your Welcome Aboard Seminar/Command Indoctrination Course.
This is a two day course and is MANDATORY for all incoming
personnel. Below is a list of other classes you will be required to
attend based on your Rank/Rate. If you have any questions please
contact your command sponsor or the Education and Training
Department at (760) 725-1408.
(Alcohol and Drug Awareness for Managers and Supervisors)
Required for all E-5 and above.
(Alcohol Awareness) Required for all E-4 and below.
HM Basic Skills
Hospital Corpsman, E-4 and below only, are required to take
this 5 day course to test their basic skills such as Sutures, and IV
Mandatory for all incoming personnel.