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Health professionals have long known the promise of electronic health records. For more than two decades, the Department of Defense (DoD) and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) have been working together to apply the benefits of this fast evolving …
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The Rim of the Pacific, or RIMPAC 2012 exercise, is wrapping up in and around the Hawaiin islands.  The U.S. Pacific Fleet is hosting the largest international maritime exercise, now in its 23rd year, and includes more than 40 ships …
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For many women and men, the Olympics are the pinnacle of success to aspire to in athletic competition. For one sailor, that dream has come true… but not just for her. IT1 Sandra Uptagrafft is at the Olympics this year WITH her husband, Eric, …
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Lt. Col. Sean Filson, former Marine Barracks Washington executive officer, and his wife, Jennifer, watch their final Friday Evening Parade during their tenure here, July 27. Filson served as Guard Company’s commanding officer and the Barracks XO in his four-year …
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When service members first don their uniforms and pick up their rifles, they do not set aside their citizenship. They reaffirm it, vow to guard it and assume the responsibility to maintain the professionalism of their station. Exercising civic rights …
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