Facts and stats on one of the largest healthcare systems in the world. Including a comparison of how military hospitals perform against leading civilian hospitals, where the majority of battlefield wounds occur, percentages of the military health systems eligible beneficiaries and more.
With new administration comes the possibility for change in policy and regulation. As the inauguration of Donald Trump to the Presidency of the United States gets closer, many DoD members and their families are wondering what the soon to be Commander in Chief has planned for the The Military Healthcare System. This exclusive content examines the comments and decisions that Trump has made thus far that could affect The MHS and military families.
In this presentation, Captain Arthur Anthony, Chief, Integration and Modernization, Education and Training for the Defense Health Agency, outlines the priorities and vision for medical modeling and simulation as a part of training and education. He additionally discusses the long term definition of medical, modeling and simulation priorities; as well as establishing a medical, modeling and simulation office within the Defense Health Agency.
In this past speaker presentation, David Cooper, the Mobile Apps Lead for the National Center for Telehealth & Technology, talks about enhancing behavioral understanding and treatment, telehealth applications for PTSD, and mobile based anxiety and depression treatments.
In this presentation, Heechin Chae, M.D., the Director of TBI-NICOE, Fort Belvoir discusses how to maximize rehabilitation and recovery for TBI patients. Dr. Chae additionally shares the latest advancements in psychological health treatment/research/education, individualizing treatment plans for all degrees of injury, and how to optimize clinical outcomes and improve patient quality of life.
In this presentation, Brigadier General James Dienst, Director of Education and Training for the Defense Health Agency, gives insight into joint training programs and facilities, standardization of techniques and procedures, and how to eliminate redundancies to facilitate cost reductions.
In this presentation, Mark Goodge, Chief Technology Officer of the Defense Health Agency, shares his perspective on integrating health IT innovation, the advanced technology development efforts of the MHS, and the MHS Quadruple Aim.
In preparation for Military Healthcare 2018, we wanted to exclusively share these past presentations with you. Below you will find expert content on how the U.S. can create a "Ready Medical Force and Medically Ready Force"
VA Secretary David J. Shulkin summarized his plans to use the 2018 budget request towards improving veteran services. The 2018 budget request for discretionary funding totals $82.1 billion (including medical care collections), of which $66.4 billion was previously provided as the VA Medical Care 2018 Advance Appropriation. The budget request for mandatory funding totals $104.3 billion. While Secretary Shulkin acknowledged the VA has made noteworthy improvements in delivering benefits to veterans, more must be done. We have outlined the details of Secretary Shulkin's top five priorities for improving the quality of service provided to veterans by the VA.
Colonel David J Vassallo will lead the HOSPEX Tabletop exercise, representing the layout of a tented Medical Treatment Facility or Field Hospital. Learn and practice the principles of command and control, safety, communication, assessment, triage, treatment and transport (CSCATTT) to enhance trauma and medical decision skills. Explore what you will get to experience at this year's Military Healthcare 2018 Summit in this exclusive focus day exercise.