BROOKE ARMY MEDICAL CENTER NEWS

JBSA leaders discuss mold remediation in dorms, way forward

Story by Lemitchel King on 08/05/2019 JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas -- As part of the 502nd Air Base Wing's effort to address the mold situation in barracks, ships and dorms, JBSA leaders continue to ask residents to up-channel their concerns for resolution. Brig. Gen. Laura L. Lenderman, 502nd Air
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JBSA leaders discuss mold remediation in dorms, way forward

Story by Lemitchel King on 08/05/2019 JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas -- As part of the 502nd Air Base Wing's effort to address the mold situation in barracks, ships and dorms, JBSA leaders continue to ask residents to up-channel their concerns for resolution. Brig. Gen. Laura L. Lenderman, 502nd Air
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Roseburg VA Medical Center Emergency Department to close, convert to Urgent Care

Story by T. T. Parish on 08/02/2019 The Roseburg VA Medical Center will close its Emergency Department beginning Aug. 16, 2019, converting to an Urgent Care clinic open Monday through Friday. The conversion is the result of staffing shortfalls that necessitate a reduction in vital emergency services provided at RVAMC
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Roseburg VA Medical Center Emergency Department to close, convert to Urgent Care

Story by T. T. Parish on 08/02/2019 The Roseburg VA Medical Center will close its Emergency Department beginning Aug. 16, 2019, converting to an Urgent Care clinic open Monday through Friday. The conversion is the result of staffing shortfalls that necessitate a reduction in vital emergency services provided at RVAMC
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Staff Sgt. Jaime Cruz: Songs in the key of life

Story by Annette P. Gomes on 07/24/2019 Staff Sgt. Jaime: Songs in the key of life By Annette P. Gomes, Army Warrior Care and Transition ARLINGTON, Va. - Music is a common language that unites, calms, inspires and heals. Every Thursday at 1 p.m., Soldiers, such as U.S. Army Staff
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RHC-Central holds change of command ceremony

Story by Erin Perez on 07/23/2019 JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO FORT SAM HOUSTON, TEXAS Regional Health Command Central held a change of command ceremony at the Quadrangle, Tuesday, July 16, as Brig. Gen. Jeffrey J. Johnson passed the reins of command to Brig. Gen. George "Ned" Appenzeller during the ceremony.
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Pediatric Clinic helps keep pipeline moving

Story by SSgt Amanda Stanford on 07/17/2019 The Reid Clinic waiting room is filled with basic military trainees and technical training students waiting to see a doctor. The trainees sit in silence reading their manuals. Their heads nodding, tired eyes struggling to stay open, a wingman nudges them when their
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BAMC welcomes first woman commander

Story by Robert Whetstone on 07/16/2019 By Robert A. Whetstone Brooke Army Medical Center Public Affairs JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-FORT SAM HOUSTON, Texas -- Brooke Army Medical Center experienced a unique first' during the change of command ceremony at Fort Sam Houston, July 16, 2019. Brig. Gen. George Appenzeller relinquished
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BAMC laboratory services accredited for more than 50 years

Brooke Army Medical Center Department of Pathology and Area Laboratory Services has been recognized as one of the longest College of American Pathologists-accredited laboratories in the United States. "BAMC's continuous CAP accreditation is a testament to the sustained quality of our staff and their commitment to patient safety," said Army
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BAMC offers new treatment option for certain types of tumors

Story by Lori Newman on 06/28/2019 The Brooke Army Medical Center Nuclear Medicine Department now offers a new treatment for certain types of neuroendocrine tumors. The use of lutetium Lu 177 dotatate was approved by the Food and Drug Administration in January 2018 for the treatment of somatostatin receptor-positive gastroenteropancreatic
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Let the games begin

Story by Robert Whetstone on 06/24/2019 Let the games begin By Robert A. Whetstone, Brooke Army Medical Center Public Affairs TAMPA, Fla. -- The opening ceremony of the 2019 Department of Defense Warrior Games began with the traditional procession of service member athletes representing their countries. The national anthem for
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