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How to Sew the COVID-19 Patch to Any Garment

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How to Sew the COVID-19 Patch to Any Garment

How to sew the COVID-19 patch for US Public Health Service officers

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How to Fold USPHS Flag

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How to Fold USPHS Flag

If you have a USPHS flag for a shadow box, then you need to fold it a particular way to get part of the USPHS insignia to show through the shadow box.

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Timing Might Be Everything for Surgeon General Nominee Vivek Murthy

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Timing Might Be Everything for Surgeon General Nominee Vivek Murthy

The senate held a hearing for Surgeon General nominee Vivek Murthy on February 25th, 2021. Should he be confirmed, Dr Murthy would return as Surgeon General for a second time. That would be a first in the entire history of the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps’s 132 year existence. Interestingly, Murthy achieved many “firsts” while serving as the Surgeon General. Murthy was with the Corps for notable accomplishments like the Ebola and Zika responses. The former earned the Corps its first ever Presidential Unit Citation. Dr. Murthy sent out a historic letter campaign to thousands of prescribers in the...

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USPHS Pharmacy: A Reason to be PHS Proud

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USPHS Pharmacy: A Reason to be PHS Proud

I recently created a U.S. Public Health Service challenge coin for pharmacists...

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Until They Bring the Tugboats Back

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Until They Bring the Tugboats Back

U.S. Public Health Service tugboats...

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