(Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba) The COVID-19 pandemic has put a strain not only on frontline healthcare workers but also the medical laboratory professionals who perform COVID-19 testing behind the scenes.
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (Jan 8, 2021) – It’s just another day in the Naval Medical Center Portsmouth’s (NMCP) Pharmacy Call Center where staff members answer hundreds of calls a day to initiate and verify prescriptions to one of the densest populations of military beneficiaries during a global pandemic.
NAVAL AIR STATION SIGONELLA, Italy - Naval Air Station (NAS) Sigonella received the first shipment of the COVID-19 vaccine as part of the Department of Defense’s effort to protect its personnel against the virus, Jan. 8.
Coastal Carolina Community College faculty recently recognized Naval Medical Center Camp Lejeune’s operating room staff for their continuous educational support of the school’s Surgical Technology Program.
NAPLES, Italy - U.S. Naval Hospital (USNH) Naples, Italy received its first shipment of the coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine on Jan. 8.
SAN DIEGO – Neurosurgeons assigned to Naval Medical Center San Diego (NMCSD) performed a herniated disk repair procedure, and for the first time at the hospital, used a 3D surgical microscope Dec. 6.
A total of more than 25 Naval Military Treatment Facilities on Navy and Marine Corps facilities around the world have now received COVID-19 vaccines as a continuation of the “Controlled Pilot” or first phase of the DOD COVID-19 vaccination plan.
SANTA RITA, Guam (Jan. 5, 2021) - Lt. Neil Rampy, the senior medical officer (SMO) and psychological health officer for Navy Expeditionary Forces Command Pacific-Commander, Task Force (CTF) 75, was awarded Navy Medicine’s Clinical Social Work Officer of the Year for 2020.