Back to Top Skip to main content Skip to sub-navigation

News Around the Military Health System

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.

If you're having trouble finding what you're looking for, consider using fewer words in your search criteria. Results are limited to content that matches all terms in the search field.

We found - potentially matching ""

Specify Date Range (Optional):
Select Content Types (Optional):
Current Filters. Click a Filter to Remove It
Date Range:

Stay Healthy, Stay Ready

Article Around MHS
1/14/2022
Military personnel running

Having a healthy lifestyle is a major part of Army life; it is ingrained into the minds of Soldiers early on in their careers. 

Optimizing sleep as a Soldier: The science, challenges and significance

Article Around MHS
1/13/2022
Military personnel during a doctors appointment

Sustained mental health is critical to establishing and maintaining a medically ready force, and sleep can play a part in protecting that readiness. 

Recommended Content:

Sleep

WBAMC Prepares for MHS GENESIS

Article Around MHS
1/12/2022
MHS GENESIS

William Beaumont Army Medical Center plans to launch MHS GENESIS, a new electronic health record and patient portal, in the summer of 2022.

Recommended Content:

Electronic Health Record: MHS GENESIS | MHS GENESIS

Mother, Motivator, Mentor, Marchetta.

Article Around MHS
1/11/2022
Amber Marchetta posing for a picture

Amber Marchetta has served as the youth sports coordinator for Marine Corps Community Services aboard Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Iwakuni, Japan.

BAMC earns The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval®

Article Around MHS
1/11/2022
The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval

Brooke Army Medical Center recently earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for the hospital, each of its primary care medical homes, and the behavioral health care and services.

MCAHC Pharmacist awarded the 2021 Army Pharmacy Leadership and Innovation Award

Article Around MHS
1/10/2022
Dr. Adam Edward Lang

McDonald Army Health Center (MCAHC) Clinical Pharmacist Dr. Adam Edward Lang was recognized with the 2021 Ralph D. Arnolds Pharmacy Award for Pharmacy Leadership and Innovation sponsored by the University of Cincinnati Master's in Pharmacy Leadership Program, held during recent a virtual Joint Federal Pharmacy Seminar.

Fort Irwin medical leaders visit local hospitals

Article Around MHS
1/7/2022
Military personnel meeting

Medical leaders from Weed Army Community Hospital toured several high desert hospitals in November and December to strengthen rapport for an enhanced network for Fort Irwin beneficiaries

Optometry cares for Wyverns in the blink of an eye

Article Around MHS
1/7/2022
Glasses hanging on a wall

The human eye can distinguish approximately 10 million different colors and is made up of more than two million working parts. With that many functioning pieces, maintaining ocular health is imperative.

Using this one tool could cut your stress in half

Article Around MHS
1/6/2022
Military personnel running

The Operational Stress Control (OSC) Program, a United States Navy program the  Coast Guard’s Office of Health, Safety and Work-Life recently adopted, is running a series of four-day, virtual and in-person trainings to help our members recognize and better manage stress.

Recommended Content:

Stress

OTA students create, display interactive projects

Article Around MHS
1/6/2022
Military personnel eating pizza

Army and Navy students in the Medical Education and Training Campus (METC) Occupational Therapy Assistant program held an Open House recently to showcase their interactive class projects and explain how they are applicable in military rehabilitation.

Giving Another Breath of Hope

Article Around MHS
1/5/2022
Photo of surgical equipment

Two patients, each with metastatic lung cancer, were rushed to Keesler’s Operating Room, struggling to breathe with tumors constricting their airways.

Air Force discusses future of medicine at annual workshop

Article Around MHS
1/5/2022
Air Force Maj. Gen. John DeGoas, Air Force Deputy Surgeon General answering questions

Leaders across the Air Force Medical Service met virtually and in-person for an annual Senior Leadership Workshop in Leesburg, Virginia, December 7-9, sharing ideas focused on recalibrating operational readiness.

Talking Seasonal Affective Disorder

Article Around MHS
1/4/2022
Military personnel staring out of the window

Holiday blues, seasonal depression, and other terms have been used to describe what is now known as Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), and more often than not, many factors play a role on an individual’s ability to be affected by this disorder each year around the holidays.

Recommended Content:

Depression | Psychological Fitness

Navy Corpsmen Help Keep Life-Saving Blood Products Flowing

Article Around MHS
1/3/2022
Navy Hospitalman Jia Li Chen works at the Armed Services Blood Bank Center-Pacific Northwest in charge of helping keep life-saving blood product flowing.

Blood products collected are distributed world-wide to provide support from deployed troops overseas to veterans and their families at home.

Recommended Content:

Armed Services Blood Program

This is my Why

Article Around MHS
12/30/2021
Air Force Senior Airman Marcus Bullock poses for a photo after receiving his COVID-19 vaccination

Air Force Senior Airman Marcus Bullock stated his reason for getting the vaccine was to help his mother and son be able to have a play date again.

Recommended Content:

COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts | Coronavirus
<< < 1 2 3 4 5  ... > >> 
Showing results 1 - 15 Page 1 of 9

DHA Address: 7700 Arlington Boulevard | Suite 5101 | Falls Church, VA | 22042-5101

Some documents are presented in Portable Document Format (PDF). A PDF reader is required for viewing. Download a PDF Reader or learn more about PDFs.