Tag: Tripler Army Medical Center (TAMC)

TRICARE team conducts site visits in Hawaii

TRICARE team conducts site visits in Hawaii

| July 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

From June 23-28, the Defense Health Agency’s TRICARE online patient portal (TOL PP) project team conducted Military Treatment Facility (MTF) site visits to Hawaii Enhanced Multi-Service Markets (eMSM) at Naval Branch Health Clinic at Makalapa, Naval Branch Health Clinic at Kaneohe Bay, Schofield Barracks Health Clinic, Tripler Army Medical Center, and Hickam Air Force Base Health Clinic.

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Sit back and enjoy fireworks show safely

Sit back and enjoy fireworks show safely

| June 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Summer is here and with it, barbecues, parades and fireworks displays. However, along with the fun, may be plenty of visits to emergency rooms.

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TAMC graduates health professionals

TAMC graduates health professionals

| June 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tripler Army Medical Center honored 122 health care professionals of the Graduate Professional Health Education program during a graduation ceremony, June 16.

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TAMC flexes muscle for MASCAL scenarios in All-Hazards exercise

TAMC flexes muscle for MASCAL scenarios in All-Hazards exercise

| June 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tripler Army Medical Center participated in U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii’s annual Mass Casualty exercise, June 8, in order to test its emergency operations plans and procedures.

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All-Hazards tests hurricane response and more

All-Hazards tests hurricane response and more

| June 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

A Category 4 hurricane blasted through Oahu on Thursday, June 8, devastating the Schofield Barracks Health Clinic and causing several deaths and injuries.

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Medics from across the Pacific fight to earn EFMB

Medics from across the Pacific fight to earn EFMB

| June 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

More than 200 medical Soldiers from across the Pacific gathered, here, at the end of June to compete for the Expert Field Medical Badge.

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TAMC medics train to extend the ‘Golden Hour’

TAMC medics train to extend the ‘Golden Hour’

| May 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

When it comes to treating a patient that has received a traumatic injury on the battlefield, timing really does matter.

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Health officials encourage sun protection

Health officials encourage sun protection

| May 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

  Lt. Col. Sunghun Cho, Chief of Dermatology Services, Tripler Army Medical Center HONOLULU — May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and Tripler Army Medical Center wants to ensure that you are protecting yourself. Skin cancers are the most common types of cancers. One in five Americans will develop some form of skin cancer during […]

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All should be cautious when pushing themselves during training

All should be cautious when pushing themselves during training

| April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

You can prevent rhabdomyolysis by making sure you are properly hydrated.

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WTU warrior goes from civil war to Army trials

WTU warrior goes from civil war to Army trials

| April 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Like all the athletes competing in the Army Trials, here, U.S. Army Capt. Rolando Reyes’ road was not an easy one. However, Reyes’ road is a little different because of how it began.

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