FALLS CHURCH, Va. (NNS) – Vice Adm. Forrest Faison, Navy surgeon general and chief, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, honored Cmdr. Erin M. Simmons as she posthumously received the 2019 Navy Hero of Military Medicine Award at the Heroes of Military Medicine Awards dinner May 9, 2019.
"Who’s able to leap a tall hospital bed and resuscitate a patient in a single bound?"
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- A Naval Medical Center San Diego (NMCSD) nurse earned special recognition for exceptional leadership from two distinct organizations: the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) on March 19, and the Defense Health Agency for Nurses Week, May 6-12.
MIAMI (NNS) -- The U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) is scheduled to deploy in June from Naval Station Norfolk to the Caribbean, Central America and South America to conduct humanitarian medical assistance missions in support of regional partners and in response to the regional impacts of political and economic crises in Venezuela.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Navy Medicine’s ‘Operation PINC clinics’ received the prestigious Council of District Chairs (CDC) Service Recognition Award from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), May 4.