The Navy Nurse Corps Association presented the Admiral Alene B. Duerk Award to Operational Health Support Unit Jacksonville Commanding Officer Capt. Karen Young on June 20, during an awards ceremony at Pensacola State College.
Naval Hospital Jacksonville, including its five branch health clinics in Florida and Georgia, will be the first Navy military medical treatment facility (MTF) to transition to the Defense Health Agency (DHA) on Oct. 1, 2018.
Naval Hospital Jacksonville has launched a "bottom-up" approach to improving readiness and health, building on ideas from the front-line staff who encounter patients every day at the hospital and its branch health clinics.
Naval Hospital Jacksonville (NHJ) has developed innovative partnerships with private-sector health systems to maintain clinicians' advanced life-saving skills and to continue to provide warfighters with state-of-the-art medical care.
Preventive services are your best defense against preventable diseases. Your care teams at Naval Hospital Jacksonville (its hospital and five branch health clinics) stand ready to provide those services.