Partnerships

A Message from MHS Leadership: Patient Centered Medical Home

From Military Health System Leadership After more than a decade of war and in a period of national evolution in concepts of health care, the Military Health System (MHS) must reengineer processes by which we bring health to the 9.6 million beneficiaries we serve.  We have embarked on a shared strategy to prepare the MHS to successfully meet the future …

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Lovell Federal Health Care Center’s TeamSTEPPS Training a Great Success

By Stephanie McCrobie, Lovell Federal Health Care Center Public Affairs One Friday afternoon, Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Hanniel Diaz, a laboratory technician in Recruit Training Command clinic USS Tranquility on the east campus of the Capt. James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center, noticed that a Sailor waiting for phlebotomy services looked ill. Although the Sailor had just seen the …

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A Message From MHS Leadership

We are 100 days into a multi-year period of significant change in how we manage and lead the Military Health System. We want to acknowledge the important changes that have already occurred, outline the major activities in the coming year that will demand our continued attention and discipline, and remind everyone of the vital responsibilities we have to those we …

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Naval Hospital Bremerton STEM Program hosts Medical Mentorship Day

Story and photo by Douglas H Stutz, Naval Hospital Bremerton Public Affairs It was Medical Mentorship Day on Jan. 17 as Naval Hospital Bremerton’s Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) program hosted 13 Bremerton High School students for their Medical Career Shadow Day. “Having a viable job shadow program in place, that is inclusive and not exclusive, is a very strong …

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Surgeon General’s Corner: Navy Medicine’s Role in Global Health Engagement

By Vice Adm. Matthew L. Nathan, U.S. Navy surgeon general, and chief, U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery  Navy Medicine is truly a “Global force for good,” when it comes to its global health engagement initiatives. Whether we are providing medical care through one of our yearly humanitarian assistance efforts, partnering with local ministries of health and non-governmental organizations …

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