Topic: Blanchfield Army Community Hospital
Nashville, TN – Recently, Campbell Crossing hosted their 2015 National Night Out event. The event was a success with more than 2,000 Fort Campbell Soldiers and family members that came out to participate in this nationwide celebration.
National Night Out is geared toward heightening crime prevention awareness and strengthening the neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships while sending a message to criminals letting them know that neighborhoods are fighting back.
Fort Campbell, KY – Sgt. Timothy and Brooke Collins are the proud parents of Fort Campbell’s 101st Baby of the month born at Blanchfield Army Community Hospital Wednesday, August 19th.
Fort Campbell’s newborn baby boy, Bryan Daniel Collins, was read his orders August 20th by Cpt. Michael Finch of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and Fort Campbell while Major General Gary J. Volesky, commanding general, presented both mom and dad a 101st Birth Certificate.
Fort Campbell, KY – Visitors to Fort Campbell’s Blanchfield Army Community Hospital, as well as the Screaming Eagle Medical Home in Clarksville, have undoubtedly seen a myriad of construction projects. As construction edges closer to completion, patients will soon be receiving care in new areas.
Blanchfield Army Community Hospital’s Emergency Center: Early in 2015, the Emergency Center addition opened to patient care.
Fort Campbell, KY – Blanchfield Army Community Hospital commander Col. Telita Crosland depicted great confidence in Lt. Col. Lyle “Chip” Finley during the Fort Campbell Warrior Transition Battalion assumption of command ceremony Friday morning at the former non-commissioned officer parade field that sits across from the Warrior Transition Battalion complex.
Crosland said, “Chip is a proven leader, in and out of uniform. He brings with him a unique perspective as a former MI (military intelligence) officer to our formation. I’m confident that this perspective will not only inspire but bring meaningful and impactful results.”
Fort Campbell, KY – In honor of the national observance of Independence Day, Blanchfield Army Community Hospital (BACH) personnel will observe the federal holiday Friday, July 3rd. All clinics and pharmacies will be closed.
Hospital staff members will continue to provide acute and emergency medical care 24 hours a day, seven days a week through the Emergency Department and inpatient services. «Read the rest of this article»
Fort Campbell Intrepid Spirit center doctor provides Traumatic Brain Injury advice to UK Scientific and Medical Advisory Board
Fort Campbell, KY – The director of the Intrepid Spirit at Fort Campbell recently met with a scientific and medical advisory board in Lexington, KY, to share lessons learned in establishing Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) regional excellence care.
Dr. Bret Logan, who serves as Intrepid Spirit director and Army Medicine Ambassador, met with the board, known as the Traumatic Brain Injury Project. Logan shared with the board initiatives and programs in place at Fort Campbell to help treat Soldiers with TBI and psychological injures.
Fort Campbell’s Blanchfield Army Community Hospital releases updated School and Sports Physicals Schedule
Medical Homes offering appointments weekdays, some Saturdays
Patients assigned to the Patient Centered Medical Homes listed below may begin scheduling school and sports physical appointments now. Weekday appointments are available during normal clinic hours, or you may schedule an appointment at your assigned medical home on one of the Saturday’s listed below. «Read the rest of this article»
Written by David E. Gillespie
Fort Campbell, KY – Blanchfield Army Community Hospital Commander Col. George “Ned” Appenzeller relinquished command to Col. Telita Crosland Monday afternoon during a Change of Command Ceremony on the hospital’s parade field.
In addition to her Doctorate of Medicine, Crosland has degrees in public health and national resource strategy. She is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine, is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians and is a recipient of the Surgeon General’s “A” proficiency designator.
Medical Homes offer Saturday appointments
Fort Campbell, KY – Blanchfield Army Community Hospital (BACH) patient-centered medical home teams are conducting school and sports physicals now for BACH-enrolled TRICARE Prime beneficiaries’ during regular medical home hours Monday through Friday.
In addition, BACH’s patient-centered medical homes are offering eight Saturday appointment dates. «Read the rest of this article»
Fort Campbell’s Blanchfield Army Community Hospital reunites with Meharry Medical College, formally signing renewed MOU
Fort Campbell, KY – Three faculty members from Meharry Medical College spent the morning Friday, May 29 at Blanchfield Army Community Hospital observing the areas where four of their medical students were participating in clinical rotations. Two Meharry students conducted rotations at BACH under General Surgery and two under OBGYN during the month of May.
Before conducting official tours and hearing from the surgeons and providers who spent time sharing their knowledge and allowing students to exercise their skills, the Dean for Academic and Clinical Affiliations at Meharry, Dr. Frank S. Royal, Jr., and BACH commander Dr. (Col.) George N. Appenzeller appropriately signed the formal Memorandum of Understanding between the two institutions using a camouflaged ink pen. Copies were signed for each to house within their own facility, displaying their renewed partnership.
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