A corpsman at Naval Health Clinic Patuxent River practices giving immunizations during staff training hours, which are now being held on Friday afternoons.

Improvements are underway at Naval Health Clinic Patuxent River, with the goal of providing better, more convenient care to patients.

Starting Nov. 16, the clinic will offer a Walk-In Contraceptive Clinic for active duty women every Wednesday from 1-2 p.m. The clinic will be a one-stop-shop for contraceptive needs, including birth control pills, implants, intrauterine devices (IUDs) and barrier methods.