Modern Solider I am not…but I play one in real life! Medical information technology is moving at such as a rapid pace, we sometimes fail to stop and look around. This month is often observed as Military Medical Technologies Month, a perfect time to highlight some of the work our partner organizations are doing to merge science and technology for deployable Soldiers.
Technology has dramatically changed our world during the past 20 years, including how we approach psychological health care, and mostly for the better. Twenty years ago, if you wanted to find out about post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), you could either make an appointment with a psychologist or spend countless hours at a library reading books and professional journals. Now, great information is just a click away.
This past year, I’ve had the pleasure to be the government lead overseeing the development and launch of the Technology Enhancement Center, a state-of-the-art usability lab here at the National Center for Telehealth and Technology (T2) at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington.
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