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TAMC delivers cutting edge cardiac treatment

TAMC delivers cutting edge cardiac treatment

| March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Developments in medical technology and recent equipment advancements have changed the way health care is delivered to patients at Tripler Army Medical Center’s cardiac catheterization lab.

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‘Save Your Vision’ event targets awareness

‘Save Your Vision’ event targets awareness

| March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

It is imperative to note that the eyes are part of the body as a whole, and many times, systemic conditions can show manifestations in the eye that may not cause any symptoms.

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Still more progress needed to manage brain injuries, says study

Still more progress needed to manage brain injuries, says study

| March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

A recent research study published January in the journal Brain examined the brains of four male athletes aged 17-18 who had sustained recent sports-related concussions one day to 4.2 months prior to their deaths. It is rare that researchers have the opportunity to perform autopsies to examine the brains of recently concussed individuals.

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February is Heart Health Month

February is Heart Health Month

| March 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

Learn the signs and symptoms of a heart attack.

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Brown Water

Brown Water

| March 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Tripler Army Medical Center advises, “If the water is brown, stay out!”

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Direct observation therapy offers an LTBI patient option

Direct observation therapy offers an LTBI patient option

| March 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

At Tripler Army Medical Center, direct observation therapy, or DOT, has become a “game-changer” in the treatment of latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI), a tuberculosis-related condition that if left untreated could become tuberculosis disease, or TB, one of the most contagious diseases in the world.

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TRICARE increases to pharmacy copayments  Military Health System

TRICARE increases to pharmacy copayments Military Health System

| February 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

As of Feb 1, copayments for prescription drugs at TRICARE Pharmacy Home Delivery and retail pharmacies have increased.

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Army Wellness Center ‘Open House’ highlights Heart Health Month

Army Wellness Center ‘Open House’ highlights Heart Health Month

| February 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Army Wellness Center (AWC) will host an Open House on Schofield Barracks to highlight their services in 2018 from 1:30-3 p.m. on Feb. 22.

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TAMC Center for Nursing Science instills culture of inquiry

TAMC Center for Nursing Science instills culture of inquiry

| February 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

Tripler Army Medical Center is striving for its Center for Nursing Science and Clinical Inquiry, or CNSCI, to expand its culture of inquiry to all nursing staff.

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TRICARE Urgent Care now easier to access

TRICARE Urgent Care now easier to access

| February 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

As of Jan. 1, most TRICARE Prime enrollees no longer need a referral for urgent care visits, and point of service charges no longer apply for an urgent care claim.

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