• Eligibility

      

    The JBLM Fisher House primarily serves families of Service Members while their loved ones are in-patients at Madigan Army Medical Center. A Fisher House is a temporary residence and is not a treatment facility, rehabilitation center, hospice, or counseling center.


    Eligibility Guidelines

    · Patient must be a military ID card holder; either a retired, active duty or reservist/National Guard member or family member. VA patients are also eligible.

    · The patient may be receiving care at any of the medical facilities in the area.

    · Must reside a minimum of 40 miles from the medical treatment facility.

    · Must be receiving active treatment at Madigan Army Medical Center or surrounding treatment facilities (inpatient status). We do not provide lodging for out-patient treatment or procedures.


    · Individuals with funded orders are not eligible for the Fisher House.

    · WTB soldiers and their family members are not eligible to stay at the Fisher House. 

    · Civilian patients are not eligible to stay at the Fisher House.


    ALL REFERRALS MUST BE PLACED BY A SOCIAL WORKER/CASE MANAGER OR OTHER HOSPITAL STAFF. SELF REFERRALS ARE NOT ACCEPTED.


    https://armyfisherhouses.org/referral/


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