Navy Medicine Features

Navy Nurse Corps 106th Birthday, A week-long remembrance at Naval Hospital Bremerton

By Douglas H Stutz, Naval Hospital Bremerton Public Affairs The Navy Nurse Corps 106th Birthday is being recognized at Naval Hospital Bremerton with a slate of week-long events that culminates with a memorial run in remembrance for one of their own before their actual birth date of May 13. The schedule commenced in earnest on May 6 with the Nurse …

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Lactation suite established at Naval Health Clinic Patuxent

Story by Donna Cipolloni Whether you’re a breastfeeding mother with a doctor’s appointment whose baby gets hungry, or a breastfeeding mother returning to the workplace, there is now a lactation suite available for your use at Naval Health Clinic Patuxent River. A former exam room, the lactation suite offers nursing mothers privacy, comfort and convenience when breastfeeding their baby or …

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Naval Hospital Bremerton E-Prescribing Initiative benefits Providers and Patients

By Douglas H Stutz, Naval Hospital Bremerton Public Affairs The old yarn about trying to decipher a doctor’s scribbled shorthand note for a prescription is coming to an end with a new electronic prescription initiative implemented at Naval Hospital Bremerton (NHB). NHB is the first military treatment facility in the Department of Defense (DoD) to use the electronic prescription initiative, …

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I AM NAVY MEDICINE

A Few Words from a Navy Nurse  We don’t always get to choose our career, sometimes it chooses us.  When I started out as a brand new Navy nurse, I just knew I’d be working in operating rooms and assisting with cardiothoracic surgeries.  I never imagined that I would end up dedicating my professional life to psychiatric and mental health …

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Navy Medicine in Focus

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