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Soldiers battle for coveted Expert Field Medical Badge during BAMC’s first challenge
April 4, 2018
— Eighty-four candidates converged on Joint Base San Antonio-Camp Bullis March 17 to begin their quest for the coveted Expert Field Medical Badge. Only 14 Soldiers walked away with the esteemed badge during a ceremony held March 28...
Women’s History Month: Honoring women who fight discrimination
March 15, 2018
— Brooke Army Medical Center held a Women’s History Month observance March 12 in the hospital’s Medical Mall. The event honored women who fight all forms of discrimination...
BAMC Black History Month event highlights African Americans in times of war
March 2, 2018
— Brooke Army Medical Center held a Black History Month event Feb. 22 to highlight the contributions of African Americans in times of war, which was the theme of this year’s celebration...
BAMC discovers likely source of Legionella bacteria in adjacent building
February 28, 2018
— Brooke Army Medical Center has identified the likely source of the Legionella bacteria in building 15, which is located adjacent to the main facility. After testing numerous sources, a hot water heater in the building was determined to be the source for the Legionella. ...
Brooke Army Medical Center re-verified as Level I Trauma Center
January 30, 2018
— Brooke Army Medical Center has again been verified as a Level I trauma center by the American College of Surgeons for its dedication to providing top-quality care for critically injured patients...
Project WOOF underway at USAISR Burn Center
January 23, 2018
— Kaitlin Pruskowski was told her pet Sammy, a seven-year-old Collie-mix, would be a good candidate to be a therapy dog. The doctor of pharmacy at the U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research Burn Center at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston didn’t give it much thought until Col. (Dr.) Jennifer Gurney, a critical care trauma surgeon, came up with the idea to establish a therapy dog program at the Burn Center. ...
Sutherland Springs sends thanks to Brooke Army Medical Center leaders, Emergency Department staff
January 11, 2018
— Sutherland Springs sends thanks to Brooke Army Medical Center leaders, Emergency Department staff...
Brooke Army Medical Center welcomes first baby of 2018
January 11, 2018
— Violet Pendleton may not have won the distinction of being San Antonio’s first baby of the new year, but she was Brooke Army Medical Center’s first baby of 2018...
Brooke Army Medical Center launches Army Virtual Medical Center
January 10, 2018
— Army Medicine bolstered its virtual health initiative by launching the Army Virtual Medical Center at Brooke Army Medical Center at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston Jan. 4...
BAMC medical personnel provide lifesaving support in Puerto Rico
January 4, 2018
— Brooke Army Medical Center doctors, nurses and medics recently returned after being deployed to Puerto Rico for more than a month, providing support to the local population in the wake of the devastation from Hurricane Maria...
Beneficiary Town Hall with Army Surgeon General
January 2, 2018
— Lt. Gen. Nadja West, Army Surgeon general and Commanding General of U.S. Army Medical Command, holds a Beneficiary Town Hall at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 4 at the Brooke Army Medical Center fourth-floor auditorium...
Brooke Army Medical Center returns to full surgical capability
December 14, 2017
— Brooke Army Medical Center at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston has returned to full surgical capability after implementing a number of initiatives aimed at further improving surgical care...
National Native American Heritage Month celebrates unity, service
December 7, 2017
— Brooke Army Medical Center celebrated Native American Heritage Month Nov. 29 with a ceremony in the Medical Mall...
Thanksgiving brings joy to Brooke Army Medical Center patients, staff
December 7, 2017
— Brooke Army Medical Center celebrated Thanksgiving and Warrior Care Month with activities for Warrior Transition Battalion Soldiers, their families, staff, patients and the community...
BAMC stresses awareness, education to prevent patient falls
December 1, 2017
— Brooke Army Medical Center at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston is taking pro-active measures to prevent and reduce the number of patient falls at the hospital...
Commentary: In the wake of tragedy, acts of love triumph over hate
November 15, 2017
— I was shocked and horrified when I heard the news about the Sutherland Springs shooting on the TV screen mounted on the wall at the gym. The initial reports were varied and confusing, but there was no doubt that lives had been lost and many injured...
BAMC trauma chief praises medical response to Sutherland Springs shooting
November 14, 2017
— The community teamwork and medical response the afternoon of the Sutherland Springs shooting was "extremely heartwarming," noted Brooke Army Medical Center 's trauma chief. BAMC received eight victims -- six adults and two minors -- from the mass shooting Nov. 5 in the small community church in Sutherland Springs, about 30 miles east of San Antonio. One adult patient was discharged last week and seven remain in BAMC's care...
BAMC responds in support of Sutherland Springs shooting
November 6, 2017
— On Nov. 5, a mass shooting occurred at a church in Sutherland Springs, about 30 miles southeast of San Antonio. As part of the San Antonio trauma system, Brooke Army Medical Center at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston received eight patients -- six adults and two minors...
BAMC’s adult ECMO program receives national recognition
October 30, 2017
— Brooke Army Medical Center has received national recognition for its lifesaving heart-lung bypass program. BAMC’s adult extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, or ECMO, program has received the Award for Excellence in Life Support from the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization. The recognition designates BAMC as a National ECMO Center of Excellence. ...
BAMC receives national recognition for surgical quality
October 26, 2017
— Brooke Army Medical Center at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston was recognized by the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program, or NSQIP, for achieving meritorious outcomes for surgical patient care...