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Arizona State University selected to innovate military health care logistics; ASU awarded $2.4 million grant to fund DoD research project

TEMPE, Ariz., Dec. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University today announced plans to provide strategic recommendations to the nation's military to improve patient care for service members. The core mission is ...

Source: PR Newswire
Published: 12 Dec 2018

You have until midnight to enroll in or change plans for dental, vision and health

Military retirees everywhere now have at least 10 choices for ... Visit Tricare health plan: If you’re satisfied with your current plan — Tricare Select or Tricare Prime — you don’t have to do anything. You’ll remain in ...

Source: Military Times
Published: 10 Dec 2018

Global Veterinary Healthcare Market 2018 Segmented by Vendors, Growth, Analysis, Shares, Size, Trends, Challenges with Forecast to 2023

“Veterinary Healthcare Market; Research Report 2018 Of Title- “Australia Veterinary Healthcare Market – Segmented by Product, Animal, and Geography – Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018 – 2023)” In the end, the Veterinary Healthcare Market ...

Source: Military Technologies
Published: 12 Dec 2018

UB researcher awarded $2.7 million NIH grant to study health of military personnel

BUFFALO, N.Y. — A University at Buffalo researcher who studies health outcomes among members of the military has received a $2.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to continue the research project. Gregory Homish, associate chair and ...

Source: University at Buffalo
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Risks Tied to Dementia in Female Military Veterans

"More women are joining the military, and there is increasing evidence of sex differences in dementia risk in the general population." Yaffe and colleagues studied the records of 109,140 female veterans ages ≥55 who received care at a Veterans Health ...

Source: MedPage Today
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Mental Health Care Available Downrange

For more details, see this Air Force article. For more deployment tips and resources, visit the Deployment Center. For more mental health resources, visit the Mental Health and Wellness section.

Published: 10 Dec 2018

Department of Health Announces $250,000 Grant Opportunity to Integrate Health Care for Military, Veterans, and First Responders

TRENTON, New Jersey, Dec. 4-- The New Jersey Department of Health issued the following news release: The New Jersey Department of Health today announced a $250,000 grant opportunity to support the ...

Published: 05 Dec 2018

Mental Health Help Becoming Less of a Stigma in Military

MONDAY, Dec. 3, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Active-duty members of the U.S. military are much more open to the idea of mental health counseling than veterans, a new survey finds. "There has been a fundamental shift in the military regarding attitudes on ...

Published: 04 Dec 2018

Military Salutes Opening of North Coastal Live Well Health Center in Oceanside

The facility includes multiple mental health clinics and outpatient programs, a substance use and abuse recovery center and a resource center for local military members and veterans. A public ...

Source: Times of San Diego
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Animal Health Services Market Segmentation and Analysis by Recent Trends, Development and Growth by Regions to, Analysis, Forecast to 2025

The Global Animal Health Services Market research report will help its buyer to generate maximum returns-on-investment as it provides the objectivity and clarity required to make informed business decisions. It identifies and analyses the market need ...

Source: Military Technologies
Published: 12 Dec 2018

The military diet is the latest dangerous fad diet

Plus, the military diet doesn't even set limits on when you can and ... and sets up your metabolism for long-term health complications. Ultimately, the plan talks a big game about how well it "works," without realizing that anything you can’t sustain ...

Source: Good Housekeeping
Published: 12 Dec 2018

VA Makes It Easier to Share Your Health Information with Private Doctors

Unsure of which veteran healthcare benefits you are entitled to? Keep up with all the changes and details by signing up for a free membership, which will send all the latest benefits straight to your inbox, as well as give you access to up-to ...

Published: 07 Dec 2018

Shortage of civilian doctors in military hospitals causing treatment problems

It also cited a DOD-sponsored study that found taxpayer cost for military medical personnel “far exceeds the cost of civilian healthcare providers with comparable skills.” The GAO found “a number of challenges, including lengthy hiring and ...

Source: Stars and Stripes
Published: 29 Nov 2018

Billionaire plans to open Tampa mental health clinic for veterans, family members

“We have a mental health crisis,” says Anthony Hassan ... That’s an important factor for military families who share the burden of service yet have no coverage by VA and limited coverage by the military’s Tricare insurance program, which only ...

Source: Tampa Bay Times
Published: 10 Dec 2018

Military to study past chemical use at former Air Force base

Those foams are now known to contain PFAS chemicals, which are suspected to cause cancer and myriad other health conditions ... the issue includes state and military epidemiologists and ...

Source: The Tampa Tribune
Published: 11 Dec 2018

Death of admiral with ND ties reignites discussion of military mental health care

(NBC) - The U.S. Navy continues to search for answers following the mysterious death of a top admiral and Notre Dame grad in Bahrain. Fifty-eight-year-old Vice Admiral Scott Stearney was found dead Saturday at his residence in Bahrain. His death, an ...

Source: WNDU
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Hope Partnership Project taps public health and military veteran as coordinator

Hope Partnership Project taps public health and military veteran as coordinator The Hope Partnership Project's new coordinator has more than three decades of public health experience at local, state, national level. Check out this story on ...

Source: Chillicothe Gazette
Published: 29 Nov 2018

Veterans affairs minister announces better care for returning military members

I suffered with addiction, with mental health," said O'Regan during the announcement ... broken promises could see suicides top Afghan War deaths The Canadian military is overhauling its unit for injured soldiers, including those suffering from ...

Source: Global News
Published: 11 Dec 2018

2018 Military Health changes

The Military Health System experienced significant changes during 2018, with the planning for and starting the transition of Phase One MTFs to the authority, direction and control of DHA. Congress called for changes in the Military Health System in the ...

Source: Fort Hood Sentinel
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Fort Bragg solider fighting lung cancer says medical mistake by military doctor will cost him his life

First Class Richard Stayskal has stage four lung cancer and it's a diagnosis he says should have been caught earlier but was missed by military doctors. "I went six months without being treated ...

Source: WTVD
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Saving Military Veterans and Patients Long Waits and Travel for Treatment, South Florida’s Anatomical Architects Release CerviFit 2.0

Born out of the need to provide physical therapy to deployed military personnel in remote forward positions ... Based on a study by the Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington, the rising bill for treatment in ...

Source: Pr
Published: 11 Dec 2018

More veterans are becoming obese. Are stressful military transitions to blame?

And another put it this way: “After leaving a structured environment like the military, it’s difficult to be around ... population in the U.S., according to the National Center for Health Statistics, obesity among this group is “compounded by a ...

Source: Army Times
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Why hospital targets military veterans to fill jobs

Hospital officials say a lot of the jobs in the military translate to health care, including nonclinical fields like engineering and operations. Zac Conaway is an Army veteran who works in the facility's waste management department. "One of the big things ...

Source: WCAX
Published: 29 Nov 2018

Military Health System joins information exchange

The Military Health System has joined El Paso’s health information exchange. The connection enables hospitals and providers to securely access patients’ health records from the PHIX exchange electronically, including William Beaumont Army Medical ...

Source: El Paso Inc.
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Military-Civilian Mix in DoD Health Care Needs Attention, Report Says

DoD uses a mix of military, federal civilian and contractor personnel in the military health system but the planning process does not take all the comparative factors into account and there is a bias in favor of using uniformed personnel, GAO has found.

Source: FEDweek
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Local Allstate agencies collect donations for military families and veterans

Allstate agencies in Auburn and throughout Washington, in partnership with the USO Northwest, are collecting donations to support military families and veterans, now through Friday. Additionally, together with The Allstate Foundation, participating ...

Source: Auburn Reporter
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Dr. Defrauded Military Health Care Company Out Of Millions: Feds

A doctor in South Jersey has been arrested for prescribing expensive compounded medications to patients who did not need them, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. The actions of 45-year-old Dr. Bernard Ogon, of Burlington, resulted in a loss of more ...

Source: USA Patch
Published: 18 Nov 2018

For first time ever, military's Tricare will have open enrollment similiar to civilian health insurance.

Big changes are coming to the military’s healthcare insurance program known as Tricare. For the first time, those using Tricare can take part in an open enrollment season akin to civilian healthcare, allowing users to change or keep their current plan.

Source: Tampa Bay Times
Published: 23 Nov 2018

China’s Military Health Diplomacy

The annual Asia Pacific Military Health Exchange took place in Xi’an, China from September 17 to 21. Co-hosted by the Directorate of Medical Services, Logistics Support Department of Central Military Commission, and the United States Pacific Command ...

Source: The Diplomat
Published: 27 Sep 2018