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BAMC celebrates 100th anniversary of occupational therapy profession April 7, 2017 — Brooke Army Medical Center occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston are celebrating the 100-year anniversary of their profession this month. MORE

Brooke Army Medical Center named Army’s first virtual medical center March 27, 2017 — Brooke Army Medical Center at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston has been selected to be the Army’s first virtual medical center, or MEDCEN, Army Surgeon General Lt. Gen. Nadja Y. West announced recently. MORE

BAMC celebrates Black History Month February 23, 2017 — Brooke Army Medical Center held a Black History Month observance Feb. 21 in the Medical Mall. MORE

BAMC Refill Pharmacy re-opens, ready to serve September 8, 2016 — The Brooke Army Medical Center Refill Pharmacy on Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston reopened Aug. 12 after closing temporarily for repairs. MORE

BAMC commander holds town halls about Command Climate Survey August 31, 2016 — Brooke Army Medical Center Commander Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Johnson held six town hall meetings with staff to address areas of concern and provide his feedback and actions based on the results of the recent Command Climate Survey. MORE

BAMC optometry resident helps provide free vision care in Texas valley August 25, 2016 — A Brooke Army Medical Center optometry resident recently participated in a weeklong humanitarian mission to provide free medical, dental and optical care for residents in the Rio Grande Valley. MORE

BAMC clinics earn national recognition as Patient Centered Medical Homes August 18, 2016 — Three Brooke Army Medical Center clinics at Fort Sam Houston have earned the National Committee for Quality Assurance’s highest level of recognition as Patient Centered Medical Homes. MORE

BAMC one of several hospitals participating in emergency airway study July 6, 2016 — Brooke Army Medical Center is one of more than 25 hospitalsfrom five countries to participate in the National Emergency Airway Registry,or NEAR.NEAR is a multi-center, prospective emergency MORE

Lactation support group available for new moms June 30, 2016 — Brooke Army Medical Center will hold the first lactationsupport group from noon to 3 p.m. July 8. Robyn Roche-Paull, the author of “Breast Feeding in CombatBoots” will speak. The BAMC Pediatric Clinic MORE

Former Army surgeon general lauds medical, allied health graduates June 24, 2016 — A former U.S. Army surgeon general had high praise for thenearly 250 medical and allied health graduates being honored at the San AntonioUniformed Services Health Education Consortium, or SAUSHEC, MORE

86-year-old veteran receives nation’s highest civilian honor June 24, 2016 — An 86-year-old Korean War veteran was awarded the nation’shighest civilian honor in a bedside ceremony at San Antonio Military MedicalCenter at Fort Sam Houston June 5.Retired Army Staff Sgt. Jose MORE

BAMC marks tobacco-free milestone with butt-can smash June 17, 2016 — Brooke Army Medical Center at Fort Sam Houston marked atobacco-free milestone with a sledgehammer-wielding butt-can smash and removalof the last standing smoke shack June 1. “We are proud to say that, MORE

BAMC Auxiliary provides needed items to support BAMC’s mission May 25, 2016 — The Brooke Army Medical Center Auxiliary held its annualwelfare recognition ceremony May 13 in the San Antonio Military Medical Centerauditorium.“The welfare committee is responsible for issuing MORE

JBSA-Fort Sam Houston Refill Pharmacy to close for repairs April 25, 2016 — The refill side of the Joint Base San Antonio-Fort SamHouston Community/Refill Pharmacy, building 2401, near the Exchange, will beclosed soon for repairs. Urgent repairs are required to the flooring, MORE

BAMC staff honors Bataan Death March survivors at memorial march April 15, 2016 — More than 6,600 marchers began the 2016 Bataan MemorialDeath March at White Sands Missile Range, N.M., March 20 and Brooke ArmyMedical Center’s team was among them.The memorial march is held annually MORE

BAMC community-based medical homes extend hours, services to meet patients’ needs March 16, 2016 — Brooke Army Medical Center has implemented several changesto make it easier for TRICARE beneficiaries to access care during times and atlocations more convenient to them.These changes include extended MORE

National Safe Sleep Hospital Certification Program recognizes SAMMC March 4, 2016 — San Antonio Military Medical Center at Joint Base SanAntonio-Fort Sam Houston was recently recognized by the National Safe SleepHospital Certification Program as a “Silver Certified Sleep Leader,” for MORE

JBSA-Fort Sam Houston commemorates Black History Month February 19, 2016 — Brooke Army Medical Center hosted the Joint Base SanAntonio-Fort Sam Houston Black History Month commemoration Feb. 10 at the FortSam Houston Theater. This year’s theme was, “Hollowed Grounds: Sites MORE

Brooke Army Medical Center now a tobacco-free medical campus February 12, 2016 — The news smoking restriction for Brooke Army Medical Center medical campus areas places the same restrictions on electronic cigarettes as tobacco. MORE

Useful tools are available to access Army medicine from anywhere, any time February 5, 2016 — The Army medical system offers some easy-to-use tools tohelp manage health care needs from home or while on the go.“The Military Health System has developed several programsover the last few years MORE

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