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Medical and Pharmacy

Tricare and Tricare For Life

Coast Guard Station Alameda
Hours of Operation.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday 0630 - 1130 & 1230 - 1500.
Thursday 0630 - 1130. Closed Thursday afternoon.
Saturday - Sunday & Federal Holidays: Closed


Base Alameda
Health Services & Work Life Department
Coast Guard Island, Bldg. 1
Alameda, CA 94501-5100

Personnel can enroll at the TRICARE Service Center located within the clinic.

The TriWest web site is located at At this site one can register and create a user ID and PASSWORD.

Looking for more information on Tricare and Tricare for Life? Here are some more numbers and web sites!
General Tricare Information; phone 1-888-TRIWEST (874-9378) or
Tricare for Life: log on to For DEERS:

The Tricare Representative also has literature and information on Tricare For Life.


Express Scripts!

National Mail Order Pharmacy-Tricare Mail-Order Pharmacy
For New Service and Refills;
To order from the website; use One needs to register on this site and get a USER ID and PASSWORD
To order by phone: Customer Service: 1- 877-363-1303. Mailing address is: Express Scripts, PO Box 52150, Phoenix, AZ 85072-9954.


Here is some information on how to find and contact the nearest Veterans Administration Medical Centers.
VA Palo Alto Health Care System:
3801 Miranda Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94304-1290
(650) 493-5000,
VA Menlo Park Division:
795 Willow Road
Menlo Park, CA 94025
(650) 614-9997,
VA Livermore Division:
4951 Arroyo Road
Livermore, CA 94550 925-373-4700 or 925-373-4700,
VA San Jose Clinic:
80 Great Oaks Boulevard
San Jose, CA 95119
(408) 363-3011,
VA Medical Center San Francisco:
4150 Clement Street
San Francisco, CA 94121-1598, 415-221-4810 or 877-487-2838,
MY HEALTHeVET is a great way to contact your VA physician, get prescription refills, check on appointments, and more… If you are a VA patient, you may register at this site There is also registration assistance at the Palo Alto and San Jose facilities.


Government Grave Marker Request Made Easier

The Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) has revised its application form to make requesting a VA grave marker easier. The new form, Application For Standard Government Headstone or Marker (VA Form 40-1330n the VA website at The application form on the website can be filled in and printed for submitting by mail or fax.