Tag: health

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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Changes Are Coming to TRICARE

Changes Are Coming to TRICARE

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Changes are coming to your TRICARE benefit beginning Jan. 1, 2018.

These changes will give you more benefit choices, improving your access to care and simplifying cost shares.

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Preventive services help take command of health

Preventive services help take command of health

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

It’s better to identify and manage potential health issues before you experience recognizable symptoms – and before they become life threatening.

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Express Scripts’ Home Delivery Auto Refill Program changes

Express Scripts’ Home Delivery Auto Refill Program changes

| August 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

If Express Scripts does not receive your consent within 10 days of reaching out to you, it will remove your medication from the Auto Refill program.

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Officials remind families to stay safe at the beach

Officials remind families to stay safe at the beach

| August 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Before going out, though, make sure to make safety the primary concern.
“Many people go to the beach without a safety plan,” stated Lt. Col. Kathleen Gerrie, the safety officer for U.S. Army Health Clinic-Schofield Barracks.

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Vaccines are vital to your health

Vaccines are vital to your health

| August 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend vaccinations from birth through adulthood to provide a lifetime of protection. Lifelong protection is important because vaccine-preventable illnesses can strike anyone at any age.

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Families with autistic children face PCS challenges

Families with autistic children face PCS challenges

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Lt. Col. Kathy Presper U.S. Army Health Clinic-Schofield Barracks SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — The permanent change of station, or PCS, season has arrived. Recently, at the Soldier Family Assistance Center, here, the U.S. Army Health Clinic-Schofield Barracks hosted families of children with special needs, specifically for children diagnosed with autism. In attendance were expert panel participants […]

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