7 April - All Kirk Clinic services will close at noon, to include COVID-19 Testing 

Health Clinics

Kirk US Army Health Services

Behavioral Health

Services Offered

Behavioral Health Care

BHCS offers a variety of counseling services, crisis intervention and referral assistance to Active Duty Service Members, family members and military retirees.  Additionally, crisis intervention and referral services are available to the entire APG Community.  Treatment is provided through a multidisciplinary team approach consisting of supervised behavioral health paraprofessionals, clinical social workers, and psychologists. Psychiatric treatment is provided via Video Tele-Conferencing.

Family Advocacy Program

FAP provides services to troops and family members experiencing domestic abuse and child abuse through prevention efforts, early identification and intervention, support for victims and treatment for abusers.  FAP provides a wide range of services geared toward the specific needs of the families they work with.  FAP staff work with military command, law enforcement personnel, medical staff Army Community Service (ACS) personnel and chaplains as well as civilian agencies to provide troops and families with the services they need to develop healthier relationships within the home.

Substance Abuse Services

Substance Use Disorder Clinical Care (formerly ASAP) provides clinical treatment for a variety of substance use disorders.  It is geared to the active duty population, however, referral services are available to family members, retirees and the APG community.  APG employees may also seek services through the Employee Assistance Program (410) 278-5319.

These services may be accessed by calling the Army Substance Abuse Program office at         410-278-1716, the ADCO at 410-278-5319 or the Health Net Behavioral Health Northeast Region 1-877-TRI-CARE (874-2273)

Behavioral Health Emergencies

After normal duty hours, weekends and holidays go immediately to the nearest Emergency Room or call 911 (Kirk U.S. Army Health Clinic does NOT have an Emergency Room).

If you or someone you know is feeling suicidal, during duty hours (Mon-Fri, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.), please contact Behavioral Health immediately at 410-278-1715 or call The National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255.

Sick Call

Personnel are seen by appointment only. Kirk U.S. Army Health Clinic does offer early appointments for Active Duty members, starting at 6:30 a.m. on normal business days.

Appointments with your Primary Care Manager, or a Specialty appointment, can be made by calling 410-278-5475 / 1-866-756-5475. You may also speak with the TRICARE Nurse Advice line by calling 1-800-874-2273, Select Option 1

Hours or Operation:

7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

For emergency, please dial 911 or proceed to the nearest emergency room.

In case of an emergency, please call 911 and head to the nearest emergency room.


Emergency Departments Near Kirk:

Harford Memorial Hospital

501 S Union Ave
Havre De Grace, MD 21078
(443) 843-5000


Upper Chesapeake Hospital Center

500 Upper Chesapeake Dr
Bel Air, MD 21014
(443) 643-1000
 

Kirk is no longer a full fledged hospital, clinic services are Monday through Friday from 7:30 am to 4:30pm.

 

Emergency Medical Care

Emergency conditions are those that threaten your life, limb or eyesight. TRICARE defines an emergency as a medical, maternity or psychiatric condition that would lead a “prudent layperson” (someone with average knowledge of health and medicine) to believe that a serious medical condition existed, or the absence of medical attention would result in a threat to his or her life, limb or sight and requires immediate medical treatment or which has painful symptoms requiring immediate attention to relieve suffering.

Kirk U.S. Army Health Clinic does not have an emergency room.

  • Emergency care does not require prior authorization
  • Call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room

 

Behavioral Health Emergencies

After normal duty hours, weekends and holidays go immediately to the nearest Emergency Room or call 911 (Kirk U.S. Army Health Clinic does NOT have an Emergency Room).

If you or someone you know is feeling suicidal, during duty hours (7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.), please contact Behavioral Health immediately or call The National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255.

 

Additional Information

Beneficiaries enrolled in TRICARE Prime and assigned to Kirk U.S. Army Health Clinic should contact the appointment call center at (410) 278- 5475 or toll free (866) 756- 5475 to schedule a follow up visit with their assigned Primary Care Manager within 24 hours or the next business day to coordinate follow up care.

Beneficiaries using TRICARE Standard and TRICARE for Life do not require prior authorization during an emergency, applicable annual deductibles and cost shares apply.

Beneficiaries enrolled in TRICARE Prime through the U.S. Family Health Plan must contact their Primary Care Provider or the U.S. Family Health Plan for information on how to obtain follow up care after an emergency.

Aberdeen Proving Ground is comprised of two areas: the Aberdeen Area/APG North and Edgewood Area/APG South. These areas are not connected but are within a short driving distance of one another. 

Regular gate hours of operation are listed below. 

Aberdeen Area/APG North Gate Operations:

Route 715/Maryland Boulevard Gate: Open 24/7/365

Route 22/Harford Road Gate: Open Mon - Fri: 5 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Closed Federal Holidays 

The main clinic, Building 2501, of Kirk U.S. Army Health Clinic is located in the Aberdeen Area/APG North.

Edgewood Area/APG South Gate Operations:

Route 24/Hoadley Road Gate: Open 24/7/365

Wise Road Gate: Open Mon - Fri: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Closed Federal Holidays

Kirk has an occupational health clinic and limited primary care services for Active Duty members assigned to the 20th Support Command located in the Edgewood Area/APG South.

Contact Us

Phone

Behavioral Health 

410-278-1715

Family Advocacy Program

410-278-1827

Fax

410-278-1766

Hours

Behavioral Health Clinic
Monday–Friday
7:30 a.m.–4:30  p.m.
Closed the 1st Wednesday of the month

Location

Third Floor
Kirk U.S. Army Health Clinic
APG, MD 21005


 
Don't forget to keep your family's information up-to-date in DEERS.