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MOAA – Don’t Dismantle Military Medicine

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I’m a lifetime member of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) because they look out for our hard earned benefits on Capital Hill and their communication keeps me informed about what’s going on with military and veterans benefits. At this point, I’d find it hard to believe that readers don’t know what is going on with proposed cuts to military medicine, but just in case this PDF from them summarizes things fairly well. You might want to check it out if the issue is new to you:

MOAA – Don’t Dismantle Military Medicine

You can also read all the articles on this here:

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Military.com – Services Turn Focus to Warfighters as DHA Takes Over Military Hospitals

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Here’s a link to this Military.com article that discusses the recent congressional testimony by the various SGs and DHA:

Services Turn Focus to Warfighters as DHA Takes Over Military Hospitals

Navy Surgeon General Testifies Before the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations

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Vice Adm. Forrest Faison, Navy surgeon general and chief, U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, provided the following opening remarks to the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Defense, during a hearing April 3 on the Fiscal Year 2020 budget request for the Defense Health Program. Remarks as prepared by Vice Adm. Forrest Faison can be found at this link:

Navy Surgeon General Testifies Before the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations