Providing a century of warrior care: Walter Reed turns 100 years old

Coleman, Craig
May 2009
Soldiers;May2009, Vol. 64 Issue 5, p38
The article offers information on the 100 years experience of Walter Reed Army Medical Center (WRAMC) in taking care of wounded warriors. As stated, WRAMC started with an 80-bed hospital and grew to become a 247-bed medical center, 60 outpatient clinics and 16 operating rooms. It is noted that WRAMC is considered one of the best military medical facilities in the world which is being maintained by the U.S. Department of Defense and dedicated to care for the wounded soldiers and their families.


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