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The Military Health System is an interconnected network of service members whose mission is to support the lives and families of those who support our country. Everyday in the MHS advancements are made in the lab, in the field, and here at home. These are just a few articles highlighting those accomplishments that don't always make it to the front page of local papers.

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Training and Triage: Real-World Scenarios and Medical Readiness

Article Around MHS
6/21/2024
U.S. Army Reserve soldiers with the 352nd Field Hospital assess a simulated casualt

Soldiers face various challenges when training in field environments, whether it's sleep deprivation or the chaos of stressful events. They also face real-world challenges related to medical readiness. These challenges include maintaining physical health, managing injuries, and ensuring quick access to medical care.

National Care Consortium Family Medicine Residency Program at Alexander T. Augusta Military Medical Center Achieves 100% Board Pass Rate Over Nine-Year Period

Article Around MHS
6/20/2024
Service Members of the ATAMMC NCC Family Medicine Program pose for picture

The National Care Consortium Family Medicine Residency Program at the Alexander T. Augusta Military Medical Center has solidified its reputation for producing exceptional full-scope physicians capable of providing leadership in diverse environments.

Brooke Army Medical Center Scores High Marks on Patient Care Surveys

Article Around MHS
6/20/2024
Military personnel taking a test

Brooke Army Medical Center scored high marks and positive feedback from patients on both inpatient and outpatient surveys.

More than 200 Health Care Providers Graduate from National Capital Consortium Graduate Medical Education Programs

Article Around MHS
6/20/2024
More than 200 Health Care Providers Graduate from National Capital Consortium Graduate Medical Education Programs

More than 220 health care providers graduated from over 70 Graduate Medical Education programs in the National Capital Consortium and at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center during a ceremony June 14 at the Strathmore Music Center in Bethesda, Maryland.

TRICARE Authorizes Temporary Prescription Refill Waivers for 2 New Mexico Counties due to Wildfire

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6/18/2024
TRICARE Authorizes Temporary Prescription Refill Waivers for 2 New Mexico Counties due to Wildfire

FALLS CHURCH, Virginia – The Defense Health Agency announced that TRICARE beneficiaries in two New Mexico counties may receive emergency prescription refills now through June 28, 2024, due to the South Fork wildfire.

U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command’s Medical Technology Transfer Office Spotlights Inventions, Fosters Partnerships at Biotechnology Innovation Organization International

Article Around MHS
6/18/2024
Military personnel at convention

Representatives from the U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command’s Medical Technology Transfer Office showcased new biomedical technologies available for commercial licensing and discussed collaborative opportunities with biotechnology industry representatives from around the world at the Biotechnology Innovation Organization’s annual convention in San Diego, California, June 3-6.

TRICARE Authorizes Temporary Prescription Refill Waivers for Two Iowa Counties due to Severe Weather

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6/17/2024
TRICARE Authorizes Temporary Prescription Refill Waivers for Two Iowa Counties due to Severe Weather

FALLS CHURCH, Virginia – The Defense Health Agency announced that TRICARE beneficiaries in two Iowa counties may receive emergency prescription refills now through June 24, 2024, due to severe weather.

Defense Health Agency Collaborates to Create DHA Academy, Strengthen Workforce

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6/17/2024
DHA Academy Graphic

The Defense Health Agency Academy was created to consolidate all staff development, educational and training opportunities in one, easily searchable location from across the Military Health System.

TRICARE Expands Temporary Prescription Refill Waivers to Include Sarasota County, Florida, due to Flooding

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6/17/2024
TRICARE Expands Temporary Prescription Refill Waivers to Include Sarasota County, Florida, due to Flooding

FALLS CHURCH, Virginia – The Defense Health Agency announced that TRICARE beneficiaries in Sarasota County, Florida, may receive emergency prescription refills now through June 22, 2024, due to flooding. This is in addition to Broward, Collier, Glades, Hendry, Hillsborough, Lee, Manatee, Martin, Miami-Dade, Monroe, Palm Beach, and St. Lucie counties.

Studies Show Military Eye Injuries can Cause Cataracts, Vision Loss

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6/17/2024
Studies Show Military Eye Injuries can Cause Cataracts, Vision Loss

Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness worldwide and in the United States, with an estimated 20-30 million Americans who have been diagnosed with cataracts, according to the National Institutes of Health.

TRICARE Authorizes Temporary Prescription Refill Waivers for Los Angeles County, California, due to Wildfire

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6/17/2024
TRICARE Authorizes Temporary Prescription Refill Waivers for Los Angeles County, California, due to Wildfire

FALLS CHURCH, Virginia – The Defense Health Agency announced that TRICARE beneficiaries in Los Angeles County, California, may receive emergency prescription refills now through June 27, 2024, due to the Gorman wildfire.

TRICARE Authorizes Temporary Prescription Refill Waivers for Maricopa County, Arizona, due to Wildfire

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6/17/2024
TRICARE Authorizes Temporary Prescription Refill Waivers for Maricopa County, Arizona, due to Wildfire

FALLS CHURCH, Virginia – The Defense Health Agency announced that TRICARE beneficiaries in Maricopa County, Arizona, may receive emergency prescription refills now through June 23, 2024, due to the Rose Wildfire.

Trauma Capstone Trains Tripler Army Medical Center's Medical Residents for Deployed Environment

Article Around MHS
6/17/2024
military personnel in simulation medical training

As military medical residents assigned to Tripler Army Medical Center approach their Graduate Medical Education graduation and prepare for their next assignments, they have one final hurdle: the GME Trauma Capstone.

Lyster Welcomes New Commander

Article Around MHS
6/17/2024
Change of Command ceremony

Lt. Col. Leah Steder assumed command of Lyster Army Health Clinic from Lt. Col. Garrett Holt during a change of command ceremony at the Army Aviation Museum at Fort Novosel on June 6.

Malloy Relieves House at Navy Medicine Readiness and Training Command, Naval Hospital Jacksonville

Article Around MHS
6/17/2024
change of command ceremony

Capt. Craig Malloy assumed leadership of Navy Medicine Readiness and Training Command Jacksonville and Naval Hospital Jacksonville from Capt. Sharon House during a Change of Command ceremony at the All Saints Chapel aboard Naval Air Station Jacksonville, June 6.

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