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2ND MEDICAL GROUP

MISSION: Provide Trusted Care that Ensures a Ready Fit Force and the Health of Our Families

GOALS: 

  • Maximize Readiness
  • Provide our Beneficiaries with Trusted Care
  • Optimize Resources

AFMS TRUSTED CARE DOMAINS:

  • Culture of Safety
  • Patient Centeredness
  • Leadership Engagement
  • Continuous Process Improvement

 

CORE FUNCTIONS

  • Aerospace Medicine: Flight Medicine, PRP Clinic, Public Health, Health Promotions, Bioenvironmental Engineering, Optometry, Medical Standards, Veterinary Medicine and Occupational Medicine
  • Medical Support: Readiness, Logistics, Pharmacy, Information Services, Resource Management, Laboratory, TOPA, Facilities Management and Diagnostic Imaging
  • Medical Operations: Family Health, Pediatrics, Mental Health, Behavioral Health Optimization, Family Advocacy, Physical Therapy, Chiropractic Care, Immunizations, Women’s Health and Ambulance Services
  • Dental: Clinical Dentistry, Dental Lab, Dental Residency Program
  • Group Staff: Case Management, Disease Management, Health Care Integration and Exceptional Family Member Program Management


ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Clinical Excellence Award
  • Medical Service Corps Commitment to Service
  • Best Ambulatory Clinic Patient Safety Program
  • Large Dental Clinic of the Year
  • BSC Small Team Award – Optometry Clinic

(Current as of September 2018)

Related Articles

Oct. 25, 2018

New pharmacy kiosks eliminates physical lines

Both the Main and Satellite pharmacies have received new kiosk system’s called Q-Flow to help eliminate the need for patients to physically stand in line while waiting for their prescriptions.

Oct. 9, 2018

Enhanced access to off-base partners for key healthcare screenings

The 2nd Medical Group wants to ensure the very best preventive healthcare for its patients. This is why we have partnered with our civilian network colleagues to improve access to breast (mammography) and colon cancer (colonoscopy) screening.

Oct. 31, 2017

An inside look at the medical group

Why does it take so long to receive a doctor’s appointment? Why can’t I receive my prescriptions faster? Why can’t I receive my lab results sooner? All of these questions and more were answered Oct. 27, 2017, when Barksdale’s 2nd Medical Group conducted a Day in the Life of an Appointment tour for a group of nominees from squadron commanders, first sergeants, squadron superintendents, and patients a part of the Patient and Family Partnership Council.

Oct. 25, 2017

New Veterinarian takes on patients

The Barksdale Veterinarian Clinic recently expanded its services with the arrival of their newest vet. Dr. Aundrea Hara saves Barksdale pet owners and MWD handlers’ time and money by providing routine checkups at the clinic.

June 26, 2017

Airmen donate blood at the 2017 LifeShare Blood Drive

Team Barksdale members wait to donate blood at the 2017 LifeShare Blood Drive at Hoban Hall on

Feb. 17, 2016

Dental clinic provides same day crown service

Dental laboratory technicians with the 2nd Dental Squadron process service requests at Barksdale Air

Jan. 27, 2016

One sample at a time: Lab technicians keep Barksdale healthy

Senior Airman Josef Ansorge, 2nd Medical Support Squadron laboratory technician, removes a blood