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Joint Base San Antonio
The Premier Installation In The Department Of Defense
Joint Base San Antonio
JBSA History & Fact Sheets
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59th Medical Wing
59th Airman named Outstanding Airman of the Year
August 28, 2017
— A 59th Medical Wing Airman's personal commitment, hard work and her dedication to her unit's success, was recognized as she was chosen as one of the Air Force's 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year for 2017...
59th Training Group welcomes new commander
June 23, 2017
— The 59th Training Group develops, delivers and evaluates medical training for 75 medical treatment facilities and deployment operations worldwide...
59th MDW opens new hyperbaric medicine facility on JBSA
June 20, 2017
— Designed from the ground up to provide outstanding patient care, the 59th Medical Wing’s new, state-of-the-art facility near the San Antonio Military Medical Center on Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston expands the wing’s capability to provide hyperbaric medicine and wound care...
The new Wilford Hall welcomes its first patient with ribbon cutting
June 12, 2017
— The 59th Medical Wing's new Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center officially opened with a ribbon cutting June 7 at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. The 59th MDW identified Master Sgt. Karrin Hatcher as it's first official patient to be seen in the $418-million, 682,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility...
Decades of dedication: Wilford Hall volunteers give back to patients and staff
April 21, 2017
— -- In the last five decades, tens of thousands of Airmen have rotated through Wilford Hall taking care of patients and executing the Air Force medical mission. While medical personnel are constantly...
59th Medical Wing hosts annual motorcycle safety event
April 12, 2017
— The 59th Medical Wing hosted its 6th annual All Motorcycle Riders Call April 7 for all Joint Base San Antonio motorcycle riders at the Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center auditorium...
59th Medical Wing goes to great lengths to bring patient home
March 24, 2017
— On the morning of Feb. 16, 2017, a patient was loaded into an ambulance and rushed to the San Antonio Military Medical Center. He was admitted and tended to by doctors, nurses and technicians just like any other patient. But this patient’s journey to the hospital was unlike any other that day...
March observance emphasizes poison prevention
March 20, 2017
— An estimated 2.2 million calls were made to poison centers across the nation in 2015, according to the National Poison Center, proof that exposure to dangerous or potentially dangerous substances is a common occurrence in the United States...
Pathology lab serves MTFs around the globe
March 3, 2017
AED training kicks in as Airman saves friend’s life
February 27, 2017
— Heart racing, hands shaking, and eyes teary, Senior Master Sgt. Brandy Sharp waited for the small machine to start up. “Start CPR,” the machine announced...
Taking care of patients one tooth at a time
February 9, 2017
— The JBSA-Randolph dental clinic provides full-service general dentistry to include restorative dentistry, preventive dentistry, endodontics, prosthodontics and limited oral surgery as well as periodontics, to active duty personnel.
IED response exercise boosts med wing’s readiness
February 8, 2017
— Warrior medics from the 59th Medical Wing tested their ability to provide aid to the wounded during a mass casualty exercise Jan. 25 at the Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland parade grounds...
February is National Children’s Dental Health Month
February 6, 2017
— This February marks the American Dental Association’s 36th annual National Children’s Dental Health Month...
Process improvement expert to 59th MDW: ‘You’re leading the way’
January 21, 2017
— An internationally known expert in the field of clinical quality improvement was impressed with the 59th Medical Wing’s work toward becoming a high reliability organization during a Jan. 11 visit to the Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center...
BMETs keep medical mission moving
January 18, 2017
— Biomedical equipment technicians ensure medical equipment is serviceable, safe and properly configured to meet the 59th Medical Wing’s mission of developing warrior medics through patient-centered health care...
Wing pioneers innovative diabetes education program
January 17, 2017
— A 59th Medical Wing education initiative aims to ensure all Department of Defense patients with diabetes can learn how to manage their disease and lower their risk for complications...
Women’s health clinic open to all women
January 13, 2017
— Upon entering the Women’s Health Clinic waiting room at the Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center and seeing expectant mothers and their spouses, it is easy to think of the clinic strictly as the...
Airmen taking care of Airmen at 59th Medical Wing’s medical transition unit
January 13, 2017
— The halls of the Airman Medical Transition Unit are quiet, peaceful; but beneath the calm exterior is a motivated team working tirelessly to care for the Air Force’s greatest asset, its people...
Video: Refractive surgery center boosts readiness
January 5, 2017
— The Joint Warfighter Refractive Surgery Center optimizes the readiness of the warfighter and is the only facility in the United States Air Force teaching refractive surgery to residents and fellows...
Diabetics: Don’t heat the feet
December 21, 2016
— Winter is here and South Texas is enjoying the season while trying to stay warm. But in spite of wool socks and heavier shoes, feet might get cold and people could be tempted to warm them. Everybody, especially people with diabetes, must take caution to prevent burns...