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Doctor Charles Fischer and Doctor Jean Allard Janson Jeançon at Camp Wood, Kentucky

Doctor Charles Fischer and Doctor Jean Allard Janson Jeançon at Camp W...

Title from: Blood shed in this war by M. Peake. N101 upper right corner. Title on mat (source unverified): Busy Doctors at Camp Wood 1861 Dr. Fischer and Dr. Janson 32nd Regt. Code on mat (source unverified): I... More

Cantiniere, France, 1853

Cantiniere, France, 1853

Cigarette card issued by Kinney Tobacco Company as an insert with the Sweet Caporal brand cigarettes showing a French cantinière in uniform in 1853. Title from item. At head of title: Illust'd Sweet Caporal. Il... More

Florence military prison series--"Dressing my wounds" / J.E. Taylor.

Florence military prison series--"Dressing my wounds" / J.E. Taylor.

Soldier dressing a prisoner's wounds. 13483 U.S. Copyright Office. Photographic reproduction of watercolor by James E. Taylor, 1897.

Official greeters. Washington, D.C., May 8. The official receiving line at the first official reception of the 10th International Congress of Military Medicine and Pharmacy was snapped tonight just before festivities started. Left to right: Mrs. Reynolds, Major General Charles R. Reynolds, Mrs. Harry Woodring, and Secretary of War Harry Woodring

Official greeters. Washington, D.C., May 8. The official receiving lin...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... More

Military surgeons convene in international convention. Washington, D.C., May 8. Representatives from 32 nations met today in convention at the 10th annual convention of the International Congress of Military Medicine and Pharmacy. Here are, left to right, Capt. Luis J. Iglesias, of Cuba, Major T.W. Wartiovaara of Finland, U.S. Surgeon General Thomas J. Parran who opened the Congress, and General Charles R. Reynolds of the United States

Military surgeons convene in international convention. Washington, D.C...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... More

U.S. Surgeon General opens Military Medical and Pharmacy Convention. Washington, D.C., May 8. U.S. Surgeon General Thomas J. Parran as he opened the convention meeting of the Congress of Military Medicine and Pharmacy today. Parran was presiding officer

U.S. Surgeon General opens Military Medical and Pharmacy Convention. W...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... More

Aid station 3rd BN 132 front

Aid station 3rd BN 132 front

Drawing shows an earthen bunker with a small entrance used as an aid station near the front during the Battle of Guadalcanal of World War II. Inscribed below image: closest to front lines than ever before 150 y... More

Mt. Aestin [i.e. Mt. Austen] aid station about 150 yds from front

Mt. Aestin [i.e. Mt. Austen] aid station about 150 yds from front

Sketch shows canvas stretched over several dugouts or trenches, creating an aid station near the Mt. Austen front on Guadalcanal island. Warning: this object currently matted upside-down. Gift, Sgt. Howard J. B... More

Sailors recline in front of the Yosemite Special Hospital

Sailors recline in front of the Yosemite Special Hospital

On July 14, 1927, the Ahwahnee Hotel was formally opened to the public and managed by the Yosemite Hotel and Curry Company. The “U.S. Naval Convalescent Hospital Yosemite National Park, California” was commis... More

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Joe R. Campa Jr. receives a brief of the Tactical Simulator For Military Medicine (Tac-SiMM) during his tour of the Defense Medical Readiness Training Institute (DMRTI) In San Antonio, Texas.

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Joe R. Campa Jr. receiv...

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (Mar. 06, 2008) Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Joe R. Campa Jr. receives a brief of the Tactical Simulator For Military Medicine (Tac-SiMM) during his tour of the Defense Medi... More

SAMMC trauma chief cites sweeping changes in critical care

SAMMC trauma chief cites sweeping changes in critical care

Air Force Lt. Col. (Dr.) Jeremy Cannon checks on a critically injured patient at the San Antonio Military Medical Center intensive care unit, Fort Sam Houston, Texas. Dr. Cannon, chief of trauma and acute care ... More

Air Force Medical Leaders Tell MHS Audience, 'We Are Proud to be Your Partners'

Air Force Medical Leaders Tell MHS Audience, 'We Are Proud to be Your ...

Conference attendees during the morning plenary session of the 2012 Military Health System Conference, held at the Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center in National Harbor, Md. The MHS aims to ensure the... More

Awards presented to members of the military medical community

Awards presented to members of the military medical community

The winners of the "2012 Building Stronger Female Physician Leaders in the MHS" award with last year's senior award winner Col. Kelly Hughes, during the 2012 MHS Conference. The conference was held at the Gaylo... More

Female physicians awards highlight military career opportunities

Female physicians awards highlight military career opportunities

The winners of the "2012 Building Stronger Female Physician Leaders in the MHS" award are pictured during the 2012 MHS conference. The conference was held at the Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center in ... More

Brianna Sackreiter was the first ECMO patient treated

Brianna Sackreiter was the first ECMO patient treated

Brianna Sackreiter was the first ECMO patient treated at San Antonio Military Medical Center, Feb. 11. ECMO is a life-saving device that mimics the natural function of the heart and lungs, allowing an infant or... More

First year students at the Uniformed Services University

First year students at the Uniformed Services University

First year students at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences conduct a road march through Antietam Battlefield in Sharpsburg, Md., May 7, 2012. The student's visit to the battlefield was punc... More

Col. Susan Annicelli, Fort Belvoir Community Hospital

Col. Susan Annicelli, Fort Belvoir Community Hospital

Col. Susan Annicelli, Fort Belvoir Community Hospital Commander, explains to Under Secretary of the Army Joseph W. Westphal how the hospital employs environmentally friendly initiatives, such as swooped roofs, ... More

Lt. Col. (Dr.) Booker King, associate director for

Lt. Col. (Dr.) Booker King, associate director for

Lt. Col. (Dr.) Booker King, associate director for the U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research Burn Center talks with Dr. Joseph Woodson, assistant secretary of defense for Health Affairs and director of TRICA... More

Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta talks with Army Spc.

Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta talks with Army Spc.

Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta talks with Army Spc. Charles Lemmon during his tour of the Center for the Intrepid, June 27. Panetta spent the day visiting with wounded warriors at the CFI and the San Antonio... More

Spouse caregivers: Adapting to a new role

Spouse caregivers: Adapting to a new role

Genette Burgess (center) spends time with her husband Dan and children 9-year-old Kaylee and 10-year-old Gracie at the Warrior and Family Support Center. The family often goes to the WFSC to relax between Dan’s... More

Capt. Michael Clemens, general surgery resident, practices

Capt. Michael Clemens, general surgery resident, practices

Capt. Michael Clemens, general surgery resident, practices on the laboratory virtual simulator in the simulation center at San Antonio Military Medical Center. The center offers simulation labs made to replicat... More

The Brooke Army Medical Center, information management

The Brooke Army Medical Center, information management

The Brooke Army Medical Center, information management division helped BAMC in being recognized as a "Most Wired Hospital."

District 2 City Councilwoman Ivy Taylor (center) and

District 2 City Councilwoman Ivy Taylor (center) and

District 2 City Councilwoman Ivy Taylor (center) and Brig. Gen. Theresa Carter (right), Joint Base San Antonio and 502nd Air Base Wing commander cut the ribbon, July 24, officially opening the new 600-foot span... More

SAMMC’s Nuclear Medicine Clinic receives ‘seal of approval’

SAMMC’s Nuclear Medicine Clinic receives ‘seal of approval’

Lt. Col. Anthony Terreri, San Antonio Military Medical Center radiologist, and Patrick O’Brien, nuclear medicine services supervisor, examine images on the computer screen from the gamma camera in the Nuclear M... More

BAMC volunteers fill vital role in health care mission

BAMC volunteers fill vital role in health care mission

Volunteer information desk greeter Ed O’Boyle helps a visitor to San Antonio Military Medical Center negotiate the hospital. Greeters are often the first person a patient, family member, visitor or vendor meets.

The first class of 12 graduating nursing residence

The first class of 12 graduating nursing residence

The first class of 12 graduating nursing residence participate in a graduation ceremony, Aug. 20, at San Antonio Military Medical Center.

Sgt. 1st Class Mike Atkins demonstrates the rope climb

Sgt. 1st Class Mike Atkins demonstrates the rope climb

Sgt. 1st Class Mike Atkins demonstrates the rope climb at the new track, which is located behind the Warrior and Family Support Center. Atkins is a wounded warrior with Company C, Warrior Transition Battalion.

More than 500 wounded service members participated

More than 500 wounded service members participated

More than 500 wounded service members participated in a Warrior Transition Battalion Adapted Sports Day at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Aug. 15. The non-competitive adapted sports events included wh... More

Warrior Transition Battalion soldiers continue with 68W combat medic training

Warrior Transition Battalion soldiers continue with 68W combat medic t...

Combat medic wounded warriors Sgt. Vicente Ayala and Cpl. Aaron Jacinto perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation on a simulated baby mannequin during the basic life support segment of the 68W combat medic training... More

Purple Heart ceremony honors wounded warriors

Purple Heart ceremony honors wounded warriors

Maj. Gen. M. Ted Wong, commander of Brooke Army Medical Center, (far right) and BAMC Command Sgt. Maj. Marshall L. Huffman (far left) host a Purple Heart ceremony in honor of Sgt. Michael J. Lassey (left) and S... More

Just pinned Navy chiefs are “piped aboard” after receiving

Just pinned Navy chiefs are “piped aboard” after receiving

Just pinned Navy chiefs are “piped aboard” after receiving their anchors during the chief petty officer pinning ceremony at the Fort Sam Houston Theatre, Sept. 14. The new chiefs walk across a red carpet, while... More

San Antonio Military Health System celebrates first year

San Antonio Military Health System celebrates first year

U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Byron Hepburn and Army Maj. Gen. Ted Wong speak during the San Antonio Medical Health System one year anniversary celebration at the San Antonio Military Medical Center, Fort Sam Houst... More

BAMC Fisher House celebrates 19th anniversary

BAMC Fisher House celebrates 19th anniversary

(From left) Inge Godfrey, Fisher House manager; Staff Sgt. Daniel Burgess, Fisher House resident; Nancy Fisher, Audrey Fisher, and Maj. Gen. M. Ted Wong, commander of Brooke Army Medical Center and Southern Reg... More

BAMC multiservice orthopedic team treats Hondurans

BAMC multiservice orthopedic team treats Hondurans

Members of a Brooke Army Medical Center team of orthopedic specialists perform an ultrasound on a patient during an annual medical readiness training exercise in Honduras last month. The team spent two weeks at... More

Medical personnel from the Malaysian Army listen to

Medical personnel from the Malaysian Army listen to

Medical personnel from the Malaysian Army listen to a brief prior to engaging in the Force Integration Training (FIT) Program for the upcoming Association of Southeast Asian Nations Defence Ministers Meeting (A... More

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Daniel Hartwell listens

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Daniel Hartwell listens

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Daniel Hartwell listens to a lecture on blood bank regulatory requirements and quality management in the Blood Bank 201 course at the Medical Education and Training Campus.

National Nurses Week professional development for local high school students

National Nurses Week professional development for local high school st...

Nurses from Walter Reed National Military Medical Center hosted 30 high school students to learn more about the nursing profession and gain valuable hand-son experience during National Nurses Week 2019

Students practice basic nursing skills at Walter Reed Bethesda

Students practice basic nursing skills at Walter Reed Bethesda

Students from two Maryland high schools practice basic nursing skills at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center during nurses week.

Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Bryan Escueta, assigned

Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Bryan Escueta, assigned

Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Bryan Escueta, assigned to U.S. Naval Hospital (USNH) Yokosuka, Preventive Medicine Department, sprays uniforms with permethrin, an insecticide effective against multiple species of ... More

Chief Warrant Officer 3 Sybil Rhodes uses a buccal

Chief Warrant Officer 3 Sybil Rhodes uses a buccal

Chief Warrant Officer 3 Sybil Rhodes uses a buccal (cheek) swab to take a sample of her own DNA during a bone marrow donor registration drive sponsored by U.S. Naval Hospital Yokosuka’s laboratory. The samples... More

Already encountering the winter blues?

Already encountering the winter blues?

Ken Little, left, a registered nurse and case manager with Andrew Rader U.S. Army Health Clinic, reviews documents with U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. Jeff Showalter, the clinic’s chief of Behavioral Health, Dec. 1 on the... More

Personal protective equipment is laid out while medical

Personal protective equipment is laid out while medical

Personal protective equipment is laid out while medical staff practice a buddy system for donning the equipment during an Ebola response training session at Andrew Rader U.S. Army Health Clinic on the Fort Myer... More

Our sleep-deprived military culture: What you can do about it

Our sleep-deprived military culture: What you can do about it

Sleep is as important as food and water, yet many military service members wrestle with insomnia or wake too early. The result can be serious health problems or reduced readiness. (Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hal... More

Rader Clinic training hours to change: Weekly one-hour closures switch to one full day monthly

Rader Clinic training hours to change: Weekly one-hour closures switch...

In a new initiative to better prepare health care professionals employed at the Andrew Rader U.S. Army Health Clinic for everyday patient care, the clinic is rearranging its training schedule starting June 3. (... More

Chief Medical Officer of the Institute for Healthcare

Chief Medical Officer of the Institute for Healthcare

Chief Medical Officer of the Institute for Healthcare Excellence Dr. Bill Maples gives remarks in the Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall Community Center during the National Capital Region Quality Conference April ... More

Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall Operations Specialist

Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall Operations Specialist

Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall Operations Specialist Willie Gresham III plays the role of an armed perpetrator while Staff Sgt. George Rush observes reactions during an active shooter training exercise inside t... More

Army Community Service EFMP supports special needs families

Army Community Service EFMP supports special needs families

The Exceptional Family Member Program was created in the 1980s to support families with special needs. (Official DoD logo)

JBM-HH pharmacist prevents prescription drug abuse

JBM-HH pharmacist prevents prescription drug abuse

Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall Andrew Rader U.S. Army Health Clinic Pharmacist Henry Tran poses for a portait behind the counter Aug. 17. Tran is the first recipient of the ARUSAHC HeRO award for preventing pre... More

Pharmacy counter six, plus Influx of volunteers help keep Rader pharmacy at full speed

Pharmacy counter six, plus Influx of volunteers help keep Rader pharma...

Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall Andrew Rader U.S. Army Health Clinic volunteer Gail Benkert helps a client Aug. 31 behind pharmacy window number six. On any given day, upward of 50 or more clients are served at ... More

U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Nadja West, center, has her current

U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Nadja West, center, has her current

U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Nadja West, center, has her current rank insignia pinned on during her promotion ceremony Feb. 9 on the Fort Myer portion of Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall by her son, Logan, left, and daught... More

Regional Health Command-Pacific (RHC-P) leadership

Regional Health Command-Pacific (RHC-P) leadership

Regional Health Command-Pacific (RHC-P) leadership host a Vietnamese delegation in an effort to strengthen military medical and health partnerships in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. Members of the Vietnamese del... More

Capt. McKinsey Harb, representing the 18th Medical

Capt. McKinsey Harb, representing the 18th Medical

Capt. McKinsey Harb, representing the 18th Medical Command, climbs over the side of a cliff during the U.S. Army’s Best Medic Competition at Camp Bullis, Texas, Oct. 25, 2016. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Jose A. Torres Jr.)

Regional Health Command-Pacific hosts Asia-Pacific Military Medicine Roundtable

Regional Health Command-Pacific hosts Asia-Pacific Military Medicine R...

Brig. Gen. Bertram Providence, commanding general, Regional Health Command-Pacific (RHC-P) hosted the Asia-Pacific Military Medicine Roundtable (APMMR), Nov. 7, at RHC-P headquarters in Hawaii. Providence addre... More

Rebecca Nelson surveys Carl R. Darnall Army Medical

Rebecca Nelson surveys Carl R. Darnall Army Medical

Rebecca Nelson surveys Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center's celebratory meal service, which was launched mid-January to enhance patient services for Fort Hood's new moms. Besides steak, the new moms can choos... More

Soldiers with Army Trauma Training Center’s Combat

Soldiers with Army Trauma Training Center’s Combat

Soldiers with Army Trauma Training Center’s Combat Extremity Surgery Course (CESC) prepare a cadaver limb for placement of an external fixator during the hands-on training portion of the two-day course hosted b... More

A new implant, a membrane with autologous cultured

A new implant, a membrane with autologous cultured

A new implant, a membrane with autologous cultured chondrocyte (healthy cartilage cells), is cut to size during the first knee cartilage surgery of its type in the Department of Defense at William Beaumont Army... More

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center pediatrician

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center pediatrician

Walter Reed National Military Medical Center pediatrician Dr. Wanda Foxx conducts a medical examination on a beneficiary.

PACIFIC OCEAN (Oct. 27, 2017) General Surgeon Cmdr.

PACIFIC OCEAN (Oct. 27, 2017) General Surgeon Cmdr.

PACIFIC OCEAN (Oct. 27, 2017) General Surgeon Cmdr. Michael Johnston and Emergency Medicine Physician Assistant Lt. Michelle Miller of Role 2 Light Maneuver (R2LM) Navy Adaptive Trauma Team (NATT) ONE, treat a ... More

NAMRU-6 Presents Research On Distinguishing Zika Virus Cases From Other Arboviral Infections

NAMRU-6 Presents Research On Distinguishing Zika Virus Cases From Othe...

Distinguishing Zika Virus from other arboviral infections. Graphic Courtesy Naval Medical Research Center Public Affairs

High school science, technology, engineering, and math

High school science, technology, engineering, and math

High school science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) teachers tour the Naval Health Research Center (NHRC) to see a working research lab in action and gain insights to take back to the classroom to ins... More

Congressman Scott Peters, from California’s 52nd

Congressman Scott Peters, from California’s 52nd

Congressman Scott Peters, from California’s 52nd congressional district, holds a town hall during a visit to the Naval Health Research Center (NHRC). Peters toured the facilities to learn about research conduct... More

SOST member named to SOMA board

SOST member named to SOMA board

Maj. Regan Lyon, a Special Operations Surgical Team emergency medical physician with the 720th Operations Support Squadron, was recently elected to the board of the Special Operations Medical Association. Lyon’... More

US Army’s 1st Medical Recruiting Battalion welcomed

US Army’s 1st Medical Recruiting Battalion welcomed

US Army’s 1st Medical Recruiting Battalion welcomed its newest doctor into the fold on Wednesday, August 15, in Washington, DC. Captain Shuyan Huang, who's parents immigrated to America from China joined her on... More

Captain (Dr.) Zorana Mrsic, a Walter Reed Bethesda

Captain (Dr.) Zorana Mrsic, a Walter Reed Bethesda

Captain (Dr.) Zorana Mrsic, a Walter Reed Bethesda cardiologist.

Auburn University - Montgomery’s School of Nursing

Auburn University - Montgomery’s School of Nursing

Auburn University - Montgomery’s School of Nursing tour Walter Reed Bethesda's prosthetics shop to see some of the advances in prosthetic devices.

Mark Marsico, WRNMMC occupational therapist, provides

Mark Marsico, WRNMMC occupational therapist, provides

Mark Marsico, WRNMMC occupational therapist, provides patient care for a serious wrist injury

Naval Medical Research Unit Dayton (NAMRU-Dayton) research

Naval Medical Research Unit Dayton (NAMRU-Dayton) research

Naval Medical Research Unit Dayton (NAMRU-Dayton) research is executed by highly qualified individuals with unique capabilities and professional backgrounds, including Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) part... More

Navy PO3 Marie Darnell, a cardiovascular technician

Navy PO3 Marie Darnell, a cardiovascular technician

Navy PO3 Marie Darnell, a cardiovascular technician (CVT), prepares a lab for a procedure at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.

Hannah Sasscer, a Walter Reed Bethesda registered nurse,

Hannah Sasscer, a Walter Reed Bethesda registered nurse,

Hannah Sasscer, a Walter Reed Bethesda registered nurse, prepares a room to receive a patient.

Navy Corpsman instructs during National Nurses Week 2019

Navy Corpsman instructs during National Nurses Week 2019

A Navy Corpsman provides instruction to a high school student during Professional Development Day for National Nurses Week 2019.

Service members practiced ultrasound techniques on

Service members practiced ultrasound techniques on

Service members practiced ultrasound techniques on one another during the Armed Forces Operational Medicine Symposium held on June 3-7, 2019 at the Holiday Inn International in San Antonio, Texas. The week-long... More

NHC Corpus Christi set plans for operations under DHA

NHC Corpus Christi set plans for operations under DHA

Capt. Eric Evans, commanding officer, Naval Health Clinic Corpus Christi delivers opening remarks ahead of an executive planning meeting to discuss strategic initiatives ahead of NHC Corpus Christi's Oct. 1 tra... More

Capt. Vanessa Sieg, Army emergency medicine physician,

Capt. Vanessa Sieg, Army emergency medicine physician,

Capt. Vanessa Sieg, Army emergency medicine physician, serves on a panel discussion with other Army physicians and resident physicians to discuss Army medicine opportunities with premedical students at the Texa... More

First call to colors

First call to colors

Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Alec Ramos stands by for morning colors at Naval Health Clinic Corpus Christi. NHC Corpus Christi will transition under the management and administration of the Defense Health Agency... More

USNH Naples Celebrates National Customer Service Week

USNH Naples Celebrates National Customer Service Week

Hospitalman Kayla Finch (right) is the Customer Relations Representative for the U.S. Naval Hospital Naples, Italy Laboratory. "I have the privilege of being able to connect and communicate with almost anyone,... More

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Oct. 12, 2019) – A family of a Neonatal

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Oct. 12, 2019) – A family of a Neonatal

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Oct. 12, 2019) – A family of a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) graduate meets Spiderman at the Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) NICU Reunion Oct. 12. NICU graduates are babies who wer... More

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Nov. 5, 2019) – Capt. Lisa Mulligan,

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Nov. 5, 2019) – Capt. Lisa Mulligan,

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Nov. 5, 2019) – Capt. Lisa Mulligan, commanding officer of Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP), speaks at a ceremony that recognized 23 master clinicians and 16 associate master clinicians o... More

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Nov. 14, 2019) – Naval Medical Center

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Nov. 14, 2019) – Naval Medical Center

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Nov. 14, 2019) – Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) hosted the Future of Military Medicine panel to discuss the military treatment facilities’ (MTFs) transition to the Defense Health Agency... More

The Art of Medicine

The Art of Medicine

"Contraindicated" created by Hospital Corpsman Third Class George Banks. Banks took his inspiration from his time with Navy Medicine.

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Dec. 11, 2019) – Logistics Specialist

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Dec. 11, 2019) – Logistics Specialist

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Dec. 11, 2019) – Logistics Specialist 1st Class Anna Marie Houston, foreground, and Stefanie Cianto, background, members of the Junior League Norfolk-Virginia Beach, visited Naval Medical Cente... More

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Jan. 10, 2020) – Naval Medical Center

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Jan. 10, 2020) – Naval Medical Center

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Jan. 10, 2020) – Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) held a ceremony to honor the returning service members attached to the hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) from the recent deployment to... More

What's Your Why - A1C Smith

What's Your Why - A1C Smith

Airman 1st Class Sterling Smith shares what motivates him as a warehouse technician at the 59th Medical Logistics and Readiness Squadron.

A truck is loaded with debris from the old parking

A truck is loaded with debris from the old parking

A truck is loaded with debris from the old parking lot of the Wilford Hall Medical Center Feb. 14, 2020 at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. The hospital was dedicated in 1957 and served as one of the De... More

Sgt. 1st Class William Booth, Army medical recruiter,

Sgt. 1st Class William Booth, Army medical recruiter,

Sgt. 1st Class William Booth, Army medical recruiter, 5th Medical Recruiting Battalion, competes in the obstacle course during the Medical Recruiting Brigade Best Warrior Competition at Camp Bullis, Texas, Feb.... More

Defense Secretary Dr. Mark T. Esper meets with a Service

Defense Secretary Dr. Mark T. Esper meets with a Service

Defense Secretary Dr. Mark T. Esper meets with a Service Member at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Md., March 6, 2020. (DoD photo by Lisa Ferdinando)

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (March 20, 2020) – Lt. j.g. Katherine

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (March 20, 2020) – Lt. j.g. Katherine

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (March 20, 2020) – Lt. j.g. Katherine Baile, an emergency nurse, screens a patient in their car at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth’s (NMCP) COVID-19 drive thru screening and triage site outside ... More

NMCP Crunches the Numbers to Improve COVID-19 Care

NMCP Crunches the Numbers to Improve COVID-19 Care

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (May 7, 2020) – Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) releases updated statistics of their COVID-19 response on May 7. NMCP has been developing, analyzing, and improving on COVID-19 procedures ... More

Nurses at The Queen’s Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii,

Nurses at The Queen’s Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii,

Nurses at The Queen’s Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, wear their masks made and donated by Fight for Aloha, an all-volunteer, non-profit organization. The delivery was coordinated by TSgt Aaron Shields and on... More

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (June 1, 2020) – Naval Medical Center

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (June 1, 2020) – Naval Medical Center

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (June 1, 2020) – Naval Medical Center Portsmouth’s (NMCP) Pastoral Care Services hosted a remembrance ceremony for the victims of last year’s Virginia Beach mass shooting Jun. 1. May 31 marked t... More

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (June 17, 2020) – Naval Medical Center

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (June 17, 2020) – Naval Medical Center

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (June 17, 2020) – Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) celebrates the 122nd birthday of the U.S. Navy Hospital Corps June 17. Established on June 17, 1898, the Hospital Corps provides health c... More

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (July 6, 2020) – Michael Haukeness,

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (July 6, 2020) – Michael Haukeness,

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (July 6, 2020) – Michael Haukeness, a galley staff member at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP), places meal tickets on food trays for patients July 6. NMCP is implementing a new system for ... More

NMCP Recognizes National Cleft and Craniofacial Awareness Month

NMCP Recognizes National Cleft and Craniofacial Awareness Month

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (July 22, 2018) – Tray Wick Everett, 8 months, sleeps while recovering from surgery on July 22. July is National Cleft and Craniofacial Awareness Month. Craniofacial anomalies are a diverse grou... More

Innovation, One Call at a Time

Innovation, One Call at a Time

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (July 22, 2020) – Mary Hoffman, a nurse at ADM Joel T. Boone Branch Health Clinic, answers a call in the COVID-19 Call Center at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) July 22. NMCP’s COVID-19 C... More

NMCP Collects Convalescent Plasma to Combat COVID-19

NMCP Collects Convalescent Plasma to Combat COVID-19

Lt. Fae Ramirez, center-left, department head for Blood Services, Cmdr. Peter Carbone, left, department head of the Laboratory, Lt. Matthew Brooks, center-right, assistant department head of the Laboratory, and... More