Did you know in the Military Health System (MHS), there are 49 hospitals and inpatient medical centers, 465 military occupational health facilities and ambulatory care, and 192 dentistry offices. Of all these military medical facilities, we are going to talk about the top 4 major hospitals and medical centers within the United States.
Brooke Army Medical Center, located on Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, Texas, is the largest military hospital in the United States. BAMC is a prestigious academic medical facility and institution with a vast 425-bed patient capacity. The Medical Center is also recognized as the Department of Defense's largest Level 1 Trauma Center. The medical facility consists of ten separate organizations centered around the Army's largest in-patient hospital, which includes local treatment clinics. BAMC employs almost 8,000 Soldiers, Sailors, Contractors, Airmen, and Civilians in San Antonio, who provide medical care to injured Service Members and the general public.
Located in Fort Gordon, Georgia, The Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center holds a capacity of 400 beds in their medical treatment center. They also function as the Army’s Southeast Regional Medical Command headquarters (SERMC). The Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center (EAMC) is a 300-bed medical treatment facility on Fort Gordon, Georgia, near Augusta, Georgia, which originally functioned as the Army's Southeast Regional Medical Command headquarters (SERMC). SERMC was in charge of the Army's hospitals and clinics throughout the Southeast and Puerto Rico and I n 2009, the SRMC was renamed and transferred to San Antonio.
The San Diego Naval Medical Center is a facility that provides medical care to its service members. Also is known as Bob Wilson Naval Hospital and nicknamed "Balboa Hospital" or "The Pink Palace," is a state-of-the-art Navy medical care facility is located inside the grounds of San Diego's Balboa Park and has played an important part in the city's history for more than a century. The mission has remained the same: to deliver the best medical care to operating soldiers, their families, and veterans in a family-centered care setting.
The Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC), often known as the Bethesda Naval Hospital and Walter Reed, is a United States' tri-service military medical center in Bethesda, Maryland, close to the National Institutes of Health's headquarters. It is one of the most well-known US military medical clinics in the Washington, D.C. metro region and the United States, having serviced multiple US presidents over the twentieth century.