Editor’s note: Rear Adm. Bruce Gillingham, Navy surgeon general and chief, U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, provided the following opening remarks to the House Armed Services Committee, subcommittee on Military Personnel during a hearing Dec 5 on Military Health System reform and readiness. Remarks as prepared by Rear Adm. Bruce Gillingham
|Rear Adm. Bruce Gillingham ||Rear Adm. Bruce Gillingham | 09-Dec-2019||2019||12/9/2019 5:00 AM||Yes|
Cmdr. Tim Whiting, public health nurse and global health engagement manager at Navy Medicine West (NMW), was recognized for his nursing leadership excellence at the 2019 Association of Military Surgeons of the Unites States (AMSUS) meeting, Dec. 5.
|By Regena Kowitz||By Regena Kowitz | 06-Dec-2019||2019||12/6/2019 5:00 AM||Yes|
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Dec. 4, 2019) Members of the Civil Engineer Corps Officers’ Spouses Club-Hampton Roads decorated Naval Medical Center Portsmouth’s (NMCP) Pediatric Ward for the 22nd consecutive year on Dec. 3.
|By Petty Officer 2nd Class Kris Lindstrom||By Petty Officer 2nd Class Kris Lindstrom | 04-Dec-2019||2019||12/4/2019 5:00 AM||Yes|
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Nov. 26, 2019) Naval Medical Center Portsmouth’s (NMCP) Clinical Investigation Department (CID) staff members deliver donated items to the Fisher House on Nov. 26.
|By Petty Officer 1st Class Laura Myers||By Petty Officer 1st Class Laura Myers | 04-Dec-2019||2019||12/4/2019 5:00 AM||Yes|
Recent visitors to the Support Site hospital and Capodichino clinic may have noticed new artwork in the waiting areas. The art, part of a temporary exhibit titled “The Art of Medicine,” is a collection of works by U.S. Naval Hospital (USNH) Naples employees.
|By Christina Clarke||By Christina Clarke | 04-Dec-2019||2019||12/4/2019 5:00 AM||Yes|
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Dec. 4, 2019) Naval Medical Center Portsmouth’s (NMCP) Health Promotion and Wellness Department hosted an Impaired Driving Health Fair on Dec. 4.
|By Seaman Imani Daniels||By Seaman Imani Daniels | 04-Dec-2019||2019||12/4/2019 5:00 AM||Yes|
Tobacco use can hinder military readiness for members expected to be fit to deploy at a moment’s notice.
|By Macy Hinds||By Macy Hinds | 03-Dec-2019||2019||12/3/2019 5:00 AM||No|
RIFFA, Bahrain (Nov. 18, 2019) U.S. Navy Hospital Corpsman from various ships and Bahrain Defense Force (BDF) Paramedics completed prehospital trauma scenarios as part of an engagement with U.S. Naval Forces Central Command (NAVCENT) and the BDF Royal Medical Service at the Crown Prince Center for Training and Medical Research.
|By Pfc. Benjamin Castro||By Pfc. Benjamin Castro | 02-Dec-2019||2019||12/2/2019 5:00 AM||No|