Tag: health

Survey offers community a ‘voice’ in health promotion

Survey offers community a ‘voice’ in health promotion

| November 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Survey takers can also scan the displayed QR code and complete the survey on their smart phones. All Army Hawaii community members are encouraged to participate.

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Dietitian gives helpful nutrition advice

Dietitian gives helpful nutrition advice

| November 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

A full Thanksgiving meal can be an upwards of 3,000 calories, which is almost equal to one pound of fat. But cultural celebrations are not the ideal time to track calories. This feat can be incredibly unrealistic, so how can we mitigate extra pounds during the holiday season?

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Yoga classes helping to put “Warriors at Ease”

Yoga classes helping to put “Warriors at Ease”

| November 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Warriors at Ease was founded in 2009 with the mission to bring the healing power of yoga and meditation to military communities around the world. It strives to do this by providing free yoga classes to the military community.

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Tripler amplifies RelayHealth secure messaging

Tripler amplifies RelayHealth secure messaging

| October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

The RelayHealth secure messaging system presents an opportunity to improve access-to-care to all TAMC patients by allowing them to communicate securely online with their health care teams and avoid unnecessary visits and calls to the doctor.

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Tripler kicks off the annual flu vaccination campaign

Tripler kicks off the annual flu vaccination campaign

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Getting a flu vaccine annually is the best way to protect service members and their families against this contagious respiratory illness that has the potential to impact the Department of Defense’s force readiness and mission.

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Have you been bitten by a spider?

Have you been bitten by a spider?

| September 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tripler Army Medical Center, also known as TAMC, sees many patients in the emergency room claiming a spider has bitten them.

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TAMC strives to improve the patient experience

TAMC strives to improve the patient experience

| September 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Within the last year, TAMC has updated and rebuilt three major clinics: the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, the Progressive Care Unit and, most recently, the Pediatric Specialty Clinic.

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TAMC patrons, beneficiaries urged to be good neighbors

TAMC patrons, beneficiaries urged to be good neighbors

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

With more than 7,000 vehicles entering the installation daily, instances of speeding or loud noise can quickly become a major issue. The command team at Tripler wants to remind visitors and staff members to be aware of how their actions outside the facility can negatively impact the community and urges them to embrace the “aloha spirit.”

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USAHC-SB takes the initiative on women’s health

USAHC-SB takes the initiative on women’s health

| September 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Women’s health is getting needed attention based on a partnership between the U.S. Army Health Clinic, here, Tripler Army Medical Center and the U.S. Air Force’s 15th Medical Group.

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September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

| September 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Over the last half-century, the number of children diagnosed with cancer has not decreased, but with major advances in medical treatment, survival rates have dramatically improved.

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