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The Military Health System (MHS) 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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Military Pharmacists Face Unique Challenges While Deployed

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1/12/2023
Military pharmacist counting pills

Deployed pharmacists are responsible for every medication used in their clinic. That includes preparing medication kits for medics on patrol, helping prepare aeromedical evacuation patients, normal outpatient prescriptions, and in some locations, even snakebite antidotes.

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TRICARE Pharmacy Operations | Health Readiness & Combat Support

A Team Approach Strengthens African Partner Medical Capabilities

Article Around MHS
1/11/2023
Military personnel providing equipment under the The African Peacekeeping Rapid Response Partnership

The African Peacekeeping Rapid Response Partnership was initiated to rapidly deploy peacekeeping operations in Africa. Find out how this five-year program culminated in closer partnerships as well as establishing processes required to sustain logistics, medical planning, combat casualty care, and infection control.

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Building Partner Capacity and Interoperability | Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief | Global Health Security Agenda

DOD Aims to Shield Warfighters From Novel Biological Agents

Article Around MHS
1/11/2023
Military personnel in chemical cloud

Newer and more complicated biological battlefield threats are prompting the need for stronger countermeasures. We explain the DOD's new advances in medical countermeasures - including cutting edge technology and artificial intelligence - to keep the warfighters operational and combat ready.

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Research & Innovation | Chemical and Biological Exposures

Air Guard Flight Nurse Receives Distinguished Flying Cross

Article Around MHS
1/11/2023
Katie Lunning receiving Distinguished Flying Cross

She's the first Air National Guard flight nurse to receive the Distinguished Flying Cross. Learn more about how Maj. Katie Lunning endured two weeks of live-saving humanitarian missions in Afghanistan - and how her bravery under fire culminated in the single largest aeromedical evacuation airlift in Kabul Coalition Hospital’s history.

Army Medical Logistics Command Focuses on Medical Readiness of National Guard Reserve Units

Article Around MHS
1/11/2023
Military personnel at workshop

U.S. Army Medical Logistics Command leaders meet to tackle the challenges of ordering medical equipment and supplies. Find out about the strategies behind "Medical Logistics in Campaigning" that will poise Army medical personnel to transition quickly from peacetime at home station to an active operational environment.

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Readiness Capabilities | Medical Logistics

Injured Fort Bliss K-9 Handler Makes Inspiring Return to Duty

Article Around MHS
1/10/2023
Military personnel with K9

A military working dog handler assigned to the 93rd Military Police battalion survives a horrific motorcycle crash with a speeding pickup driver, but his prognosis was grim. Find out how dedication, motivation, and his sweet connection with a K-9 got U.S. Army Spc. Cade Brown back on the road to recovery.

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Warrior Care | Health Readiness & Combat Support

“Call for Abstracts” Opens for 2023 MHS Research Symposium

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1/10/2023
Attendees enjoying the 2022 MHSRS scientific poster presentation

Preparations for the 2023 MHSRS are currently underway! Learn how you can qualify to present at the DOD's premier scientific meeting for the unique medical needs of the warfighter. (Deadline for abstracts: Feb. 19th)

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Research & Innovation | MHS Research Symposium

MHS GENESIS Video Connect Enhances Patient Support

Article Around MHS
1/9/2023
Cheryl Hansen, a health educator at Naval Hospital Bremerton, at computer

In a region where travel is defined by navigating the geographically complicated waters of Puget Sound, the time and space from provider to patient can be daunting. Now, see what's happening at Naval Hospital Bremerton to bridge that distance and enhance beneficiary support.

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MHS GENESIS: The Electronic Health Record | MHS Video Connect | MHS GENESIS

Theater Medical Command Experiment Focuses on Large-Scale Combat Operations, Future Operating Environment

Article Around MHS
1/6/2023
Military medical personnel at Fort Sam Houston

The Medical Capability Integration Directorate hosted its culminating limited objective experiment for calendar year 2022. See how the Theater Medical Command (TMC) Experiment will affect large-scale combat operations and prioritize limited Army Health System capabilities and how the TMC will support future operating environments.

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Health Readiness & Combat Support

Military Working Dog Registry Established to Improve Care

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1/6/2023
Military personnel in veterinary class

The Military Working Dog Registry has now been established to help improve health care for MWDs.

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Veterinary Service

Canadian Medical Team on USNS Comfort Completes Continuing Promise 2022

Article Around MHS
1/5/2023
Canadian armed forces personnel aboard the Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Comfort

"Continuing Promise 2022" continues to deliver. See how the U.S. Navy and the Royal Canadian Navy integrated seamlessly to provide medical services, and humanitarian assistance, and disaster relief projects in the U.S. Southern Command while strengthening our bond as neighbors and allies.

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Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief | Building Partner Capacity and Interoperability | Global Health Security Agenda

USAMRIID Focuses on Genome Sequencing to Detect Variants

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1/5/2023
Military medical personnel in laboratory

A connected family of laboratories across the MHS allows a more rapid response to the outbreak.

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Research & Innovation | Coronavirus & the MHS Response | Coronavirus

Uniformed Services University Professor Develops Self-Diagnosis, Treatment Kit for Common Female Infections

Article Around MHS
1/4/2023
USU infographic with Dr. Elizabeth Kostas-Polston

It's a major research advancement in women's health and females serving in the U.S. military may soon have access to it. See how a new, self-diagnosis and self-treatment kit can help deployed women overseas or in austere environments.

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Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences | Research & Innovation | Women's Health

DHA Will Serve “Anytime, Anywhere – Always,” Says New Director

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1/4/2023
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. (Dr.) Telita Crosland becomes the Defense Health Agency's fourth director at a ceremony held in Falls Church, Virginia, on Jan. 3.

The new director of the Defense Health Agency, U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Telita Crosland accepted her new role as leader of the Department of Defense’s medical agency.

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Our History | Defense Health Agency

Travis Medic Rescues Life While on Honeymoon

Article Around MHS
1/3/2023
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Harris Belmonte

Vacations are typically a chance to unwind, but what happens when there is an emergency in paradise? While enjoying time off in Hawaii, U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Harris Belmonte, the critical care shift lead of the 60th Inpatient Operations Squadron, rendered life-saving aid to a stranger in need.

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