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DOD officials unveil COVID-related personnel, move guidance

Defense Department officials outlined a conditions-based approach to relaxing the stop-movement order that has been in effect since early March due to the coronavirus...

New emergency leave available to DOD civilians affected by COVID-19

Department of Defense employees affected by the coronavirus pandemic will have the option of taking up to two weeks of emergency paid sick leave...

Fitness testing suspended until Oct. 1

In an effort to reduce exposure to Airmen and to continue to slow the spread of COVID-19, Air Force officials announced May 22 all...

TRICARE revises telehealth policy to respond to COVID-19

To improve virtual access to health care during COVID-19, TRICARE recently revised its policy on telehealth services. This temporarily allows you access to care more...

Mental Health Awareness Month: Resiliency, wellness

May is Mental Health Awareness month and this year it comes during a time of uncertainty and physical distancing that can be hard on...

I go; fighting the Mental Health stigma

I am Maj. Michael Barlow. I am an Airman in the United States Air Force, Director of Operations at the 614th Combat Training Squadron,...

Task Force Med spearheads fight against COVID-19 in Las Vegas

Southern Nevadan Soldiers and Airmen have combined their best and brightest in Las Vegas to battle COVID-19 at two separate Community Based Collection Sites....

DOD to implement new laws for tobacco sales beginning in August

Although most Americans are rightfully focused on the current health threat posed by the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, tobacco use is still the number...

99th MDG fights COVID-19

Senior Airman Monica Rembert, medical technician assigned to the 99th Surgical Operations Squadron, takes down an Airman’s information at the Mike O’Callaghan Military Medical...

VASNHS nurses sharpen critical care skills in response to COVID-19

As health care facilities around the nation deal with an influx of COVID-19 patients, VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System is ensuring its staff is...