This is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation. We will continue to partner with local agencies to ensure the safety and welfare of our force and families. For the latest updates, please go to the CDC 2019 Novel Coronavirus website at: https://www.cdc.gov/COVID19
In either case, members must remain in contact with their units and report on their status.
The CDC updated it's Level 3 Travel Health Notices (THN). Please review the CDC Travel Health Notices for the most current information at: https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/notices.
The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to reconsider travel abroad due to the global impact of COVID-19. Many areas throughout the world are now experiencing COVID-19 outbreaks and taking action that may limit traveler mobility, including quarantines and border restrictions. Even countries, jurisdictions, or areas where cases have not been reported may restrict travel without notice.
Effective until further notice, for all travel, including mission essential, PCS, TDY, or other circmumstances, all non-essential travel throughout designated locations will cease for 60 days. This includes most of Europe; a full list can be found at https://www.cdc.gov/.
For the most recent information on travel restrictions relating to COVID-19 check https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories.html/.
Per a memorandum released by the Secretary of Defense Mar. 11, 2020, effective Mar. 13, 2020, all DoD uniformed personnel, civilian personnel and family members traveling to, from, or through CDC Travel Health Notices Level 3 designated locations, will stop movement for the next 60 days. The full memorandum, to include approval authority for exceptions and immediate actions required, can be found under "resources" towards the bottom of the defense.gov Coronavirus webpage www.defesne.gov/Explore/Spotlight/Coronavirus/.
PCS guidance to or from Level 3 countries: The most current CDC Travel Health Notices and Country Warning Level Tiers can be found here.
TDY or Leave to or from Level 3 countries:
Report no later than date and date of estimated return overseas extensions:
Local Leave Definitions 2 June 2020
Barber Shop and Salon are open but no walk-ins and no waiting.
Restrictions will be in place for social distancing and haircuts will be by appointment only. Sign ups are available now via AAFES Facebook Page.
All Chapel Services, public engagements, and violence prevention trainings are canceled until further notice. One-on-one counseling will still be available. Walk-ins are accepted from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday. Please call 316-759-3562 if you need assistance. The Chapel will have religious messages posted to their Facebook page to help you continue your spiritual journey.
The McConnell Child Development Center (CDC) has expanded capacity.
Any child or staff member who is sick, will be sent home. Child and Youth Programs policies will mirror the CDC. The CDC will remain open for the rest of the week.
The Chisolm Trail Inn Dining Facility is limited to uniformed service members, ESM cardholders, and emergency response personnel. Self-serve options have been eliminated, seating will reflect social distancing, and to-go orders are encouraged. Flight meals will still be available.
If you or someone you know is in need of food during this time, you can go/send them to the Kansas Food Bank
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Due to continuing maintenance issues, the Outdoor Pool will remain closed until further notice. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience and will keep you updated as the situation warrants.
Please reach out to Outdoor Recreation at 316-759-4435, Monday – Friday 0900 – 1700, with any additional questions you may have.
Click here to see Temporary Hours for FSS facilities on McConnell.
The trusted traveler program is now in effect. The housing gate will continue to operate as normal.
Monday-Friday, 10 a.m - 4 p.m.
Limited to 10 patrons at a time
Restrictions: No backpacks/large bags allowed and no common use items available (staplers, hole-punch, paper cutter, etc)
22d Medical Group patrons will now utilize the Pharmacy main entrance as the single point of entry.
22d Pharmacy is encouraging our network provider partners to send all prescriptions via the electronic prescribing system. We are highly recommending this change to reduce wait times and being in proximity to other patients. When scripts are received, patients will receive an automated phone call asking if you would like for those medications to be filled prior to your arrival to the Pharmacy. Providers can find us in the electronic prescribing system as "DoD McConnell". Please not that controlled substance medications must still be initiated with paper or fax prescriptions. Your safety is our priority! 316-759-5277.
22d Medical Group TRICARE Office is closed for walk-in services. For questions and concerns, please contact the applicable point of contact (POC).
Public Affairs's photo studio for official photos will accommodate on a case-by-case basis. Passport and ISO Prep photos will need to call to schedule and will be available for deployments only. Please call 759-3141 if you have questions or need to schedule a photo.
Space-A travel is temporarily suspended but remains available for service members/dependents on unfunded emergency leave and Wounded Warriors. Please contact the Small Air Terminal at 316-759-4810 for questions or to book travel. Click on AMC's Travel Page for the most up-to-date Space-A Travel. All the details about restrictions can be found on their FB page @McConnellPassengerTerminal
The Veterinary Clinic is open to a limited type and amount of appointments. Please call 316-759-5190, email: email@example.com, or message our Facebook page @McConnellVetClinic if you have any questions or need something. Our updated hours of operation are Mondays and Fridays 0900-1200, 1300-1630, Wednesdays 0900-1200, and closed on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
The visitors center is open from 6 a.m. until 6 p.m. starting May 27, 2020. VCC is not processing EALs for large scale events.
The trused traveler program is now in effect. The housing gate will continue to operate as normal.
During HPCON Bravo Restricted Area Badge are by appointment only, call 759-1898.
AF Middleware to Use CACs from Home - Updated 20 Mar 2020
All units are directed to implement HPCON Bravo effective 12:01 a.m. May 26, 2020. Continue to socially distance and wear face coverings when 6’ distance cannot be maintained. Health and safety are paramount and must be considered as commanders plan to restore traditional work schedules.
Contact your supervisor for further guidance. All units must report status to the EOC when complete.
For the most recent information on travel restrictions relating to COVID-19 check https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel/International-Travel-Country-Information-Pages.html
COVID-19 information can be found at the links below, and you can check the McConnell website, which will be updated with information most relevant to the 22 ARW.
General Inforamtion: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
DoD COVID-19 Task Force has developed a website, the 'DoD COVID-19 Travel Information Application' (accessible to DoD members with a CAC) that provides information related to the current COVID-19 pandemic to enable a more informed, educated force. There are four applications within the website that provide visibility of current HPCON and installation statuses around the globe. Link: https://covid-status.data.mil (recommend Google Chrome).
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Local Leave Definition (2Jun2020)
DoD Guidance for Personnel Travel (6Aug2020)
Suspension of Official Fitness Assessment (21May2020)
22 ARW Local Area Definition (4May2020)
DoD Update to Travel Restrictions dated 20April2020
SecDef memo on Special Leave Accrual
DoD Use of Cloth Face Coverings Guidance
How to Make/Wear Cloth Face Coverings
Force Health Protection Guidance
Fact Sheet What You Need to Know
Fact Sheet When You Are Sick
DCPAS US Civilian Employees Q&A
How To Prevent The Spread
COVID 19 Health Protection Measures
FAQs for Travel Restrictions - updated 18Mar2020