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Military Health System

Our History

Military medicine has a long and celebrated history. We apply lessons from our past to improve the care of military personnel and their families today and in the future. New surgical techniques, powerful painkillers, antibiotic drugs, and triage and evacuation procedures have revolutionized military medicine.

In this section, you'll find featured stories and information about the history of military medicine.

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Presentation: Health Care Delivery Subcommittee Tasker Update - Optimizing Virtual Health in the Military Health System

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6/6/2022

Presented at the June 6, 2022 Defense Health Board Meeting.

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Presentation: Active Duty Women's Health Care Services

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6/6/2022

Presented at the June 6, 2022 Defense Health Board Meeting.

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P&T Minutes - February 2022

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4/27/2022

Beneficiary Advisory Panel Meeting Minutes for Feb. 2022 P&T Committee Meeting

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4/27/2022

Background Information - Feb. 2022 P&T Committee Recommendations

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4/1/2022

DOD pharmacy and therapeutics committee recommendations from the February 2022 meeting: Information for the uniform formulary beneficiary advisory panel meeting April 6, 2022

Agenda - April 6, 2022

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4/1/2022

Agenda of the Uniform Formulary Beneficiary Advisory Panel (BAP) for the February 2022 DOD Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee Meetings

Meeting Information - April 6, 2022

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4/1/2022

Information about the April 6, 2022 Uniform Formulary Beneficiary Advisory Panel meeting

Addressing the Mental Health Care Crisis in Children and Adolescents

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3/30/2022

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Defense Health Agency Update on Virtual Health

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3/30/2022

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Minutes: DHB Meeting March 30, 2022

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3/30/2022

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Framing the Issue: Racial Disparities in the Military Health System

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3/30/2022

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Agenda: DHB Meeting March 30, 2022

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3/30/2022

Agenda: March 2022 DHB Meeting

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Defense Health Board Meeting Agenda: March 30, 2022

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3/30/2022

Meeting agenda for the March 30, 2022 Defense Health Board Meeting

Background Information - Feb. 2022 P&T Committee Recommendations

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3/30/2022

Defense Health Board Meeting Agenda, March 30

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3/14/2022

Defense Health Board Meeting Agenda, March 30

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