Tag: health

Changes in your life may mean changes to your TRICARE options

Changes in your life may mean changes to your TRICARE options

| April 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

When life changes for you and your family, your TRICARE options may also change.

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VA to improve access to health care services in the Pacific Islands

VA to improve access to health care services in the Pacific Islands

| April 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

n response to a report released by the Government Accountability Office’s (GAO), “Improving Access to Health Care Services in the Pacific Islands,” the Veterans Affairs Health Care System (VAPIHCS) released the following statement.

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TAMC provides Wi-Fi access for patients, patrons

TAMC provides Wi-Fi access for patients, patrons

| March 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Information Management personnel at TAMC installed Wi-Fi access for patient and patron use to facilitate communication between family, friends and co-workers on their personal devices.

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DOH streamlines TB testing requirements

DOH streamlines TB testing requirements

| March 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

Traditional tuberculosis (TB) skin tests may no longer be necessary for many Hawaii residents seeking TB clearance for employment, school, food handling or participation in other programs, thanks to new TB testing requirements.

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Fuel Your Body during National Nutrition Month

Fuel Your Body during National Nutrition Month

| March 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

March is National Nutrition Month — the perfect time to assess and adjust your healthy living goals and behaviors.

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Nutrition Passion Leads Dietitian to USAHC-SB Clinic

Nutrition Passion Leads Dietitian to USAHC-SB Clinic

| March 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

First Lieutenant Jessica Teachout has a passion for nutrition.

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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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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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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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TAMC TIP:  February is National Children’s Dental Health Month   Cavities are one of the most common chronic diseases of childhood. Even though tooth decay—or cavities—has been on the decline for the past 30 years, it is still one of the most common chronic diseases among those 6 to 19 years old. Protect your children’s teeth by having them brush twice a day with fluoride toothpaste and drink fluoridated water. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also recommends your child visit a dentist by the time they are a year old.

TAMC TIP: February is National Children’s Dental Health Month Cavities are one of the most common chronic diseases of childhood. Even though tooth decay—or cavities—has been on the decline for the past 30 years, it is still one of the most common chronic diseases among those 6 to 19 years old. Protect your children’s teeth by having them brush twice a day with fluoride toothpaste and drink fluoridated water. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also recommends your child visit a dentist by the time they are a year old.

| February 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also recommends your child visit a dentist by the time they are a year old.

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