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Article 5/16/2019 A change of address may mean new TRICARE health options

People packing boxes as though they are moving.
Moving may change the TRICARE health care options available to you and your family. A change of address, such as moving to a new country, city, region, or ZIP+4 code is a TRICARE Qualifying Life Event (QLE). This QLE means you have 90 days from the date of your address change to enroll in or change your TRICARE Prime or TRICARE Select health plan based on your eligibility or plan availability in the new location. (U.S. Navy photo)

Infographic 6/6/2019 Acute Chronic Pain

This infographic describes ways to retrain the brain's reaction to pain.
This infographic describes ways to retrain the brain's reaction to pain.

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Photo 7/31/2019 Best Medic Competition

Combat Medic Competition
The three-day competition challenges medics in soldiering skills and combat medic lanes.

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Photo 7/31/2019 Childbirth Education

Maternity Class
Childbirth Education empowers patients through knowledge in a series of six, 2-hour classes that include education on labor, delivery, breastfeeding and newborn care. This education provides expecting with the knowledge, skills and additional resources to successfully parent.

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Article 2/4/2020 DoD releases guidance to protect forces from novel coronavirus

A dental assistant with the 319th Medical Group, demonstrates proper sanitary procedure by putting on a face mask at the medical treatment facility on Grand Forks Air Force Base, N.D. (U.S. Photo by Airman 1st Class Elora J. Martinez)
Acting Undersecretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness Matthew P. Donovan released a guidance letter for force health protection specifically relating to the novel coronavirus. In it, Donovan states that DoD will follow guidance by the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention.

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Article 12/20/2019 Enhanced Paramedic Program

Medic dressing wound
Womack Army Medical Center is working to reduce combat morbidity and mortality through their ‘Enhanced Paramedic Program’.

Photo 7/31/2019 Eye Exams

Optometry Visit
The Department of Optometry provides eye exams for Soldiers, Retirees, and their Beneficiaries at Womack and outlying clinics.

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Article 12/16/2019 First in Department of Defense

Womack Army Medical Center News
First in Department of Defense: WOMACK ARMY MEDICAL CENTER, FORT BRAGG, N.C. – Physicians at Womack Army Medical Center performed the first endoscopic submucosal resection of a colonic polyp within the Department of Defense military medicine this past summer. Only a handful of medical centers in the United States perform this procedure due to the high level of expertise needed.

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Article 12/13/2019 Level III Trauma

Womack Army Medical Center was designated as one of three trauma centers in a 10-county radius Nov. 6, 2019.

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Photo 7/31/2019 MASCAL Exercise

Medics work during a Mass Casualty Exercise
Medics work during a Mass Casualty Exercise

Video 7/17/2019 Maternity Fair

Are you pregnant or recently had a baby? Have you heard about Womack's upcoming Maternity Fair? Watch this video and learn about all the patient education information and giveaways, then come to the fair!

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Article 1/3/2020 Press Releases

This document is provided by the Womack Army Medical Center Public Affairs Office as a service to the news media and the general public. For more information, contact the WAMC Public Affairs Office at 910-907-7247. Like Womack Army Medical Center on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @WomackAMC.

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Article 7/11/2019 Traveling Overseas? Know How to Get Care With TRICARE

Jet airliner flying toward the camera with clouds behind it.
If you’re planning to travel overseas this summer, your TRICARE coverage goes with you. However, the rules vary based on your sponsor status, your location, and your health plan. Familiarize yourself with your plan’s rules and these tips so you know what to do if you have health issues while traveling overseas.

Article 12/12/2019 TRICARE Expands Care With New Policy Changes

Service member hugs civilian
TRICARE recently expanded coverage for beneficiaries who meet certain criteria. Coverage now includes: concurrent pediatric hospice and curative care, portable continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machine, and platelet rich plasma injections.

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Video 7/25/2019 What is Nurse Advice Line?

Would you like to talk to a medical professional at any time and ask their advice when you or a family member is sick? Should I go to the ER or urgent care? Watch this video on the 24 hour 7 days a week Nurse Advice Line that is at your fingertips.

Article 12/20/2019 Whole Blood Program at Womack

Technician collecting blood
Womack Army Medical Center is developing the capability to deliver low titer Group O whole blood as an option in select emergency situations for patients who have suffered severe trauma and blood loss.

Photo 12/11/2019 Womack Nursing Fair

WAMC Nursing Fair Crop
Womack Nursing Fair Fayetteville Technical Community College

Photo 7/31/2019 Womack Pharmacy

Staff at the Pharmacy
You have several options to refill and pick up your prescriptions

Video 12/4/2018 WTB Dog Tag Program

A dog-training program gives Fort Bragg Warrior Transition Battalion Soldiers an alternative outlet to help deal with combat-related stress.

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Last Updated 9/25/2019