633RD MEDICAL GROUP|
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The 633rd Medical Group works and trains as a team to maintain a maximum state of readiness for any contingency while providing quality service to its internal and external customers. The group's 900 personnel maintain a full-service, 65-bed hospital providing inpatient, outpatient and emergent care. The group operates a satellite pharmacy at the Joint Base Langley-Eustis Base Exchange, specialty medical services at the NASA clinic and a full-service dental clinic.
To support contingency operations, the 633 MDG owns a 25-bed Expeditionary Medical Support package that deploys in three increments to provide flexible and modular essential care to the warfighter. The group also ensures the mission-readiness of its Transportable Blood Transshipment Center, which receives, stores and ships blood products for use in theater medical facilities.
The 633 MDG is enrolling a local patient population of up to 40,000 active-duty members, their families and retirees. The Group also provides emergency room care, inpatient services, surgical services and specialty consultation to approximately 110,000 people in the local area. As a key participant in TRICARE North Region, 633 MDG shares services and resources with McDonald Army Hospital, Fort Eustis, Va., Hampton Veterans Administration Medical Center, and Portsmouth Naval Medical Center. The 633 MDG's recent awards and honors include several major command and Air Force-level awards, and a full, three-year re-accreditation by the Joint Commission.
The 633 MDG is composed of six squadrons. The organizations are listed as follows:
633rd Aerospace Medicine Squadron
The 633 AMDS provides a comprehensive aerospace medicine program that promotes fitness and wellness; enhances operational performance and medical readiness; provides primary care to flyers and their families; oversees 1,700 aerospace physiology trainees annually; maintains oversight of a 25-bed Expeditionary Medical Support asset; and manages the Joint Base Langley-Eustis industrial hygiene and occupational medicine program.
633rd Dental Squadron
The 633 DS provides comprehensive dental care to all active duty military personnel assigned to Langley AFB in one of the largest and best-equipped dental clinics in the Air Force. The dental clinic also serves as a major referral and consultant center for active duty personnel assigned to other military organizations in the surrounding area. The clinic has most dental specialties represented to include General Dentistry, Endodontics, Prosthodontics, Periodontics, Oral Surgery and Orthodontics. The dental clinic also operates a one-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD-1) residency program for six recent dental school graduates.
633rd Inpatient Operations Squadron
The 633 IPTS consists of a Maternal Child Flight, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Multiservice Unit and Intensive Care Unit. The 633 IPTS provides comprehensive inpatient care 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to members of the Armed Forces, their families, retirees and all other Department of Defense beneficiaries. The 633 IPTS maintains a maximum state of readiness, providing care during peacetime and wartime, both here and abroad. Our Motto: "Care Done Right, Day and Night."
633rd Medical Operations Squadron
The 633 MDOS works and trains together as a team to maintain a maximum state of readiness for any contingency while providing quality service to internal and external customers. The 633 MDOS consists of the Emergency Department, Pediatrics, Family Health, Internal Medicine, Cardio-pulmonary, Dermatology and Behavioral Health. The Medical Operations Squadron's motto is "Ops never stops"
633rd Medical Support Squadron
The 633 MDSS supports Joint Base Langley-Eustis along with the eligible beneficiary population, Air Combat Command, the Department of Defense, and our nation's security by providing health support for the full range of military deployments. The 633 MDSS consists of Nutritional Medicine, Resource Management, Pharmacy, Readiness, TOPA (TRICARE Operations and Patient Administration), Information Services, Logistics, Laboratory and Personnel and Administration. The Medical Support Squadron motto is "The best supports the rest."
633rd Surgical Operations Squadron
The 633 MSGS provides world class care from trainee to retiree, including multi-service and family member populations in peacetime and contingency environments. The 633 MSGS encompasses General Surgery, ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat), Ophthalmology, Urology, Orthopedics, Obstetrical/Gynecological health services as well as Physical/Chiropractic and Occupational Therapy, and Radiology exams. The 633 MSGS generates 115,000 outpatient visits and over 1,200 newborn deliveries a year. The state of the art operating rooms perform 2,082 surgical procedures annually, a 17 percent increase from the previous year. The Surgical Operations Squadron motto is "First to fight, first to cure, combat medics!"
(Current as of July 2011)