Philadelphia Naval Ship Yard
Branch Health Clinic
4898 South Broad St., Bldg 615
Philadelphia, PA 19112-1320
  

 
Attention All Patients and Staff of Naval Branch Health Clinic Philadelphia:
The clinic will be closed on, Friday, 17 November 2017, to support the
installation of a new transformer by PWD and the City of Philadelphia.
Operations to include patient care are expected to resume on Monday, 20
November 2017. Thank you for your patience.
 
This Branch Health Clinic operates under the cognizance of Naval Health Clinic, Annapolis,
and is located at the Philadelphia Naval Business Center.
 
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 0730 to 1600
 
Contact Numbers – Branch Health Clinic:
Main: (215) 897-8147 (DSN: 443)
Preventive Medicine Technician: (215) 897-6837
Fax: (215) 897-6847
 
Occupational Medicine Staff:
Clinic Director
Occupational Medicine Provider
Occupational Medicine Technicians (2)
Administrative Assistant
Administrative/Office Support
Preventive Medicine Technician
 
Contact Numbers - Industrial Hygiene Services:
Main: (215) 897-6115 (DSN: 443)
Fax: (215) 897-6384
 
Industrial Hygiene Staff:
Supervisory Industrial Hygienist
Administrative Assistant/Building Manager
Industrial Hygienists (3)
For information in regard to the Zika virus, please visit our information page here.

 

Serving the Occupational & Environmental Health needs of Philadelphia Naval Ship Yard and Philadelphia Naval Support
  • Medical surveillance for at-risk employees
  • Certification exams for specific employee categories
  • Treatment and referral services for acute and chronic occupational injuries and illnesses
  • Occupational/Environmental illness and injury case management to restore workers to optimal function
  • Consultative services in Occupational & Environmental Medicine
  • Occupational Audiology services in support of the hearing conservation program
  • Occupational Optometry services for military and civilians
  • Full-service menu of industrial hygiene services to identify workplace hazards, monitor exposures and recommend administrative, engineering and personal protective measures to decrease risks of work-related illness and injury
  • Preventive Medicine services provides oversight of Environmental Health Practices for Active duty, Reserve, Civilian, Dependent and Retired populations located at the Navy Yard Philadelphia, NSA Philadelphia and NSA Mechanicsburg bases and local region.

Definitions

 
Medical surveillance – Based on the Occupational Safety and Health Act, this program ensures healthful working conditions by administering tests to assess the possible health effects of the hazards that you face on your job. OSHA-mandated medical tests are conducted as well as tests for toxic chemical exposure.
 
Certification exams - Pre-placement exams to determine if you are fit for duty or medically qualified for your job.

 

Branch Health Clinic Philadelphia does not offer any Pharmacy services due to its limited scope of practice as an Occupational Health facility.  For more information on the Tricare Pharmacy benefit, please review the Tricare
Pharmacy website available at http://www.tricare.mil/pharmacy/.  This
website provides information on how you can fill your prescriptions, including the use of Express Scripts Home Delivery.