SAMMC http://tpr.org en San Antonio Military Health System Positions Itself For The Future http://tpr.org/post/san-antonio-military-health-system-positions-itself-future <p>On Tuesday three of the nation’s top military medical commanders offered a look at the current state of military health care in San Antonio -- from advances in research to new advanced battlefield treatment.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Lt. Gen. (Dr.) Douglas Robb, director of the Defense Health Agency in Falls Church, Va., joined Maj. Gen. Jimmie Keenan, director of the San Antonio Military Health System, and Maj. Gen. (Dr.) Byron Hepburn, the first director of the San Antonio Military Health System, for the panel discussion.</span></p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 16:43:52 +0000 Eileen Pace 28919 at http://tpr.org San Antonio Military Health System Positions Itself For The Future San Antonio Military Health System Celebrates First-Ever Change Of Authority http://tpr.org/post/san-antonio-military-health-system-celebrates-first-ever-change-authority <p>Joint Base Fort Sam Houston saw an historic change of authority ceremony for its combined health care facilities this week.</p><p>The San Antonio Military Health System, formed two years ago under Joint Base realignment, celebrated the installation of its new director Thursday.</p><p>The San Antonio Military Health System includes San Antonio Military Medical Center and Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center. It was formed Sept. 15, 2011, as a way for the military in San Antonio to increase efficiencies.</p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 15:53:18 +0000 Eileen Pace 18418 at http://tpr.org San Antonio Military Health System Celebrates First-Ever Change Of Authority