Coronavirus / COVID-19


 COVID-19 Vaccination Update

 Use of Cloth Face Coverings at MCAS Cherry Point

 COVID-19 Resources and General Information



COVID-19 Vaccination Update

NMRTC CP now operates at Tier 2 COVID-19 vaccination status.  All Tricare-eligible beneficiaries 18 years and older are now eligible to receive their vaccine. 

Appointments at Camp Lejeune are available for 16 years of age and older Tricare-eligible persons.

Schedule appointments at http://informatics-stage.health.mil/COVAX

For more information on the COVID-19 vaccine, visit https://www.tricare.mil/covidvaccine.

 top



Use of Cloth Face Coverings at MCAS Cherry Point

Face coverings are MANDATORY when entering installation facilities including, but not limited to:

  • Medical/Dental Facilities
  • Commissary
  • All MCCS Facilities (MCX, CDC, food venues)
  • Operational Spaces

Commanders can make operational exemptions when:

  • Workspaces are greater than 6 feet apart
  • A mask would prevent safe operation of a vehicle
  • Operational matters dictate that a mask not be worn

Face coverings are NOT required for people who:

  • Have health issues preventing the wearing of a face covering
  • Are under the age of 11
  • Are actively eating or drinking
  • Are conducting strenuous physical or fitness activities

 top

 

 

COVID-19 Information

Personnel who are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 such as a cough, fever and shortness of breath or have been exposed to the virus should remain home and contact their health care professional for guidance or the Nurse Advice Hotline 1-800-TRICARE (1-800-874-2273 option 1). If you need immediate medical attention, call 911 – or, go to an emergency room.

All updates involving MCAS Cherry Point and NHCCP will be posted here:

 top

 

Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point