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Partnerships, COVID-19 are catalysts for enterprise virtual health
January 21, 2021
Zekelia Rembert and Anna Moore, virtual health nurse care coordinators, coordinate virtual health projects and outline participating Military Treatment Facilities at the Virtual Medical Center at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston May 16, 2019.

Biden, Harris sworn in as America's new leaders
January 20, 2021
A woman and an older man put their hands on a large wreath that sits on a stand.

COVID-19 hinders blood donations during National Blood Donor Month
January 20, 2021
Getting people to donate a pint of their potentially life-saving blood has never been easy.

Information Warfare Airmen rise up to break COVID kill chain
January 18, 2021
Airmen in uniform stand in a formation.

JBSA Religious Affairs Airmen to answer questions during live recruiting chat
January 18, 2021
Senior Airman Tamera Fowler (left) and Senior Airman Lillian Griffith (right), Religious Affairs Airmen at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, stand at the main entrance to the Gateway Chapel. The Airmen will answer questions from potential Air and Space Force enlistees during an Air Force Recruiting Service social media chat session Jan. 27, 2021.

Commentary: Mandatory perspective, brought to you by COVID
January 14, 2021
This illustration reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by coronaviruses.

BAMC to transfer new pediatric patients needing inpatient care to preserve COVID efforts
January 11, 2021
59th Medical Wing Pediatric Critical Care Air Transport Team

ARNORTH to adjust military COVID-19 response operation in four states, Navajo Nation
January 11, 2021
Medics training

BAMC takes on additional trauma patients
January 7, 2021
Members of the 555th Forward Surgical Team rush a simulated trauma patient to surgery during training with the Strategic Trauma Readiness Center of San Antonio, or STaRC, at Brooke Army Medical Center at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, May 28, 2020.

San Antonio Military Health System delays elective surgeries
January 5, 2021
Surgeons perform a procedure at Brooke Army Medical Center, Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas.

BAMC provides COVID-19 vaccine program update
January 4, 2021
Medical tech administers COVID-19 vaccine.

8 Things to Know about the U.S. COVID-19 vaccination program
January 4, 2021
Covid-19 Vaccine

JBSA transitions to HPCON Charlie
December 31, 2020
In response to the increased number of positive COVID-19 cases on local military installations and cases of community transmission in the local area, the 502nd Air Base Wing and Joint Base San Antonio commander increased the Health Protection Condition to Charlie, or HPCON C, effective Jan. 4, 2021.

59th MDW logistics and immunizations working together for the distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine
December 31, 2020
The Department of Defense is conducting a coordinated vaccine distribution strategy that will strengthen the ability to protect people, maintain readiness, support the national COVID-19 response, and trust in safe and effective vaccines and a vaccination plan.

Perna: Whole-of-America Operation Warp Speed effort 'remarkable feat'
December 31, 2020
A sailor’s gloved hand extracting liquid from a vial.

502nd LRS, USO help ensure JBSA military students enjoy holidays
December 30, 2020
The USO Countdown to Christmas is a traditional USO San Antonio program offered annually to military students remaining in San Antonio during holiday block leave. This year’s activities included private events, like viewing movies, in which the students could enjoy activities together in an environment which kept them safe throughout the evolving safety regulations of COVID-19.

ARNORTH oversees California COVID-19 response operation
December 28, 2020
U.S. Air Force medical providers receive a brief on how to utilize their Joint All-Domain Command and Control devices at the David Grant U.S. Air Force Medical Center, Travis Air Force Base, Fairfield, California, Dec. 27, 2020.

San Antonio Military Health System sets holiday closures
December 22, 2020
San Antonio Military Health System sets holiday hours.

‘Game-changing’ program enables COVID-19 patients to safely recover at home
December 22, 2020
Kathlyn Chassey uses a home healthcare kit Dec. 18 as part of the COVID-19 Remote Monitoring Program, a joint effort of the Virtual Medical Center and Brooke Army Medical Center. The program equips COVID-19 patients needing additional monitoring with a home kit and 24/7 oversight to ensure a higher level of post-hospital care.

JBSA-Fort Sam Houston Soldiers, leaders get a well-deserved break for the holidays
December 21, 2020
Maj. Gen. Dennis LeMaster (center) offers elbow bumps, the COVID greeting of the day, to Soldiers departing training at the U.S. Army Medical Center of Excellence for Holiday Block Leave Dec 19.