About the Air Force Medical Service (AFMS)
“Trusted Care, Anywhere” is the mantra of the Air Force Medical Service. Our priorities align with Air Force priorities to ensure mission success. We embrace our heritage of innovation and relentlessly pursue advances to enhance safety, effectiveness, and efficiency of care we deliver to beneficiaries and support we provide to Combatant Commanders.
The Air Force Medical Services supports the United States Air Force through the provision of full spectrum medical readiness to the 200,000 airmen currently engaged in operations around the world, and by delivering health care to 2.6 million patients though a system of 239 clinics at 76 installations worldwide.
Our mission is to ensure medically fit forces, provide expeditionary medics, and improve the health of all we serve to meet our Nation’s needs. Today, more than 700 medical Airmen are deployed in more than 30 nations, supporting warfighters in a variety of ongoing an emergent contingency operations.
The AFMS strives to provide reliable access to safe, quality care for all that we serve, promoting positive patient experiences and outcomes. To achieve this goal, we are committed to providing Trusted Care, Anywhere, around the globe at every Air Force medical facility.