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  • Growing Air Force’s space medicine culture

    As space continues to play an increasingly critical role in our nation’s defense, the need for the space medicine specialty grows. Medical Airmen within U.S. Air Force Space Command are making sure space operators are ready for future readiness requirements. “Space is no longer a neutral, docile domain,” said Col. Walter “Sparky” Matthews, AFSPC Command Surgeon. “It has become a contested environment where many state and non-state actors actively seek to disrupt U.S. space capability.”
  • Stay healthy for the holidays

    Make sure you stay well during this holiday season by learning more with Hill Civilian Health Promotion Service this month at a 'Healthy for the Holidays' class from 11-11:30 a.m. Dec. 18 at building 533.
  • Mental health providers, leadership partner for deployment resiliency, readiness

    Deployed mental health providers work closely with leadership to help maintain warfighter resiliency and readiness. Service members are away from their usual support systems during deployment, and because the environment and stress puts them in unusual situations, they require innovative and flexible forms of mental health care.
  • FEDVIP is coming: Get to know dental and vision plans today

    The TRICARE Retiree Dental Program (TRDP) ends on Dec. 31, 2018. Beginning in 2019, dental and vision plans will be available through the Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP). Now is a good time to become familiar with FEDVIP options.
  • Military flu vaccination schedule

    The 75th Medical Group will be holding mass flu vaccination lines Nov. 8-9 in the Main Clinic Ambulance Bay.
  • Steady and ready: C-130 mainstay of medevac

    Since the Vietnam War, the C-130 Hercules has been a workhorse of aeromedical evacuation, and continues to serve as a reliable platform to move patients over long distances, allowing Airmen to provide critical care in the air, aid in disaster relief efforts, and bring warfighters home.
  • USAFSAM readies operational mental health care providers

    The U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine has set up Air Force’s first operational training program for embedded mental health care providers and technicians, preparing them to join Integrated Operational Support teams.
  • Planning for 2019 Federal Benefits Open Season

    The 2019 Federal Benefits Open Season for Health Insurance, Dental and Vision Insurance, and Flexible Spending Accounts will occur Nov. 12- Dec. 10. Hill Air Force Base will hold a Health Fair with availability of health insurance carriers from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 6-8 and again Dec. 4-6 at the Warrior Fitness Center, building 533.
  • What’s new with the flu?

    Flu season is rapidly approaching here in Utah, and one of Utah’s largest single-site employer is encouraging all employees and on base personnel to get the flu shot.
  • Robotics key to medical Airmen recruitment, retention, readiness

    With surgical robots becoming the standard of care across many specialties, the Air Force Medical Service is keeping up with the latest advancements to provide the best patient care and maintain Airman readiness.
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