Tag: U.S. Army Medical Command

TAMC provides health care-plus for 260,000 in the Pacific

TAMC provides health care-plus for 260,000 in the Pacific

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Tripler Army Medical Center, or TAMC, prides itself on serving as the premier health readiness platform in the Pacific and by providing high quality, safe, patient-centered health care.

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Transforming RHC-P strengthens command, health care

Transforming RHC-P strengthens command, health care

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

As 2016 wraps up, Regional Health Command-Pacific, also known as RHC-P, closes a year full of transformation and continuation of the region’s metamorphosis started in 2015.

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Western Regional Medical Command officially merges with RHC-P

Western Regional Medical Command officially merges with RHC-P

| January 8, 2016 | 1 Comment

After more than a year of planning and coordinating, the Western Regional Medical Command is scheduled to finalize its merger with the Regional Health Command-Pacific, today (Jan. 8).

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MEDCOM to transform

MEDCOM to transform

| July 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

At the operational level, MEDCOM will improve efficiencies and mission command effectiveness by transforming five regional level commands into four multifunctional Regional Health Commands that will each provide a single point of accountability for health readiness to regionally aligned forces around the globe.

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Learning health and prevention tips can reduce flu

Learning health and prevention tips can reduce flu

| December 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Although the flu can occur at any time of year, there is usually a large increase in the number of people affected by it during October-May.

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Caution prevents foodborne illness

Caution prevents foodborne illness

| December 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 1 in 6 Americans gets sick every year as a result of foodborne illness, 128,000 are hospitalized, and approximately 3,000 die of foodborne diseases.

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TAMC trains to defend against infectious diseases

TAMC trains to defend against infectious diseases

| November 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

A team of experts from the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) instructed service members on how to use necessary equipment while working around an infectious patient.

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USAHC-SB announces new systems to help patients

USAHC-SB announces new systems to help patients

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

A number of relatively new systems are now available to all beneficiaries using the U.S. Army Health Clinic-Schofield Barracks.

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Surgeon General hosts Army Medicine virtual town hall

Surgeon General hosts Army Medicine virtual town hall

| July 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Lt. Gen. Patricia Horoho, Army surgeon general and commander, U.S. Army Medical Command, hosted the first Facebook Army Medicine virtual town hall, July 9.

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Tripler graduates 121 health care professionals

Tripler graduates 121 health care professionals

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

This commencement marks 65 years of excellence and accredited graduate medical education at TAMC, which has been training physicians and other health professionals since 1949.

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