Nellis administers initial COVID-19 vaccine

Personnel at the Mike O’Callaghan Military Medical Center, Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., administered the base’s first round of COVID-19 vaccinations Dec. 23, 2020. The...

The ones left behind: Beyond the Blue

The unexpected loss of an Airman to suicide creates a void that echos far beyond the empty chair at their workstation. The unit’s focus...

AF moves Physical Fitness Assessments to April 2021, removes waist measurement...

The Department of the Air Force announced physical fitness assessments will now resume April 2021 and will no longer include the waist measurement component. To...

Nellis COVID-19 update

As a precautionary measure, Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., shifted to Health Protection Condition (HPCON) Charlie in early November in an effort to combat...

Nevada National Guard stays in fight against COVID-19

LAS VEGAS, Nev.--More than eight months into the Nevada National Guard's battle against COVID-19, the stubborn microscopic enemy shows no sign of surrender as...

All hands on deck as 926th AMDS rolls out new system

Logistics Health Incorporated helps 926th Aerospace Medical Squadron conduct physical health assessments as the migration over to Military Health System Genesis continues during the...

The Great American Smokeout begins Nov. 19

November is Tobacco Cessation Month. While deployment or recent pandemic restrictions may physically separate service members, we should remind them that they are never...

VASNHS hosting a virtual Veterans Town Hall via Webex Oct. 21

The VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System will host a virtual Veterans Town Hall via Webex from 3-4 p.m., Oct. 21. Following facility and services updates,...

One system, one fight

The 99th Medical Group at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., launched a new electronic healthcare record system known as Medical Health System GENESIS on...

VA improves access increasing telehealth visits

The VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System has completed 47,438 video telehealth appointments with veterans in their homes to date in 2020. This represents an increase...