Smoke-free campus:

Womack Army Medical Center strives to provide the safest and healthiest environment for patients and staff. WAMC is now a tobacco-free campus, since Jan. 1. Visitors and servicemembers are not be allowed to use tobacco products on the campus.  This includes all forms of tobacco.  Tobacco cessation program information is available at  http://www.wamc.amedd.army.mil/patients/deptservices/preventivemedicine/Tobacco/Pages/default.aspx. Bargaining unit AFGE 1770 employees are exempt until an agreement is negotiated with the AFGE 1770, but still can only use the negotiated tobacco usage shelters. For more information, please log onto www.wamc@amedd.army.mil or follow us on Facebook.

Support group meets:

Amputees, caregivers, spouses, and wounded warriors are invited to a Life Beyond Amputation Support Group meeting set for Jan. 18, from 1 to 3 p.m., 435 Russell Street in downtown Fayetteville. The support group is for all amputees, caregivers and Family members in Fayetteville, Fort Bragg and surrounding areas.

The  focus is peer support, healthy living, life beyond amputation, community activities.

Clarification for Womack Saturday Clinic Hours:

Womack Army Medical Center is offering patient appointments Saturdays, 8 a.m. to noon. Appointments can be made on Fridays, from noon until 6 p.m., by calling 907-APPT. Womack Army Medical Center patients are encouraged to first utilize their primary care clinic during normal operating hours to include evening access Mondays through Thursdays, at on-post Medical Homes.

The clinic will handle only acute medical conditions that cannot wait for a routine visit with your primary care manager.

For more information, log onto www.wamc@amedd.army.mil or follow us on Facebook.