AMSUS was organized in 1891 and chartered by Congress in 1903 to advance the knowledge of healthcare within the federal agencies and to increase the effectiveness of its members. It is dedicated to all aspects of federal medicine – professional, scientific, educational and administrative. Presently our nearly 8,000 members represent all healthcare disciplines and serve in the Active and Reserve Components of all of the uniformed services, as well as the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
AMSUS Mission Statement
AMSUS advances the knowledge of federal healthcare and increases the effectiveness and efficiency of its membership by mutual association and by the consideration of matters pertaining to constituent services both in peace and war.
AMSUS is dedicated to the fulfillment of the following purposes:
- Improve the effectiveness, cohesiveness and esprit de corps of the federal healthcare services.
- Improve healthcare by providing a forum for discussion of ideas and problems whether on a local, national, or international level and by providing continuing education for its members.
- Contribute to the improvement of healthcare in the nation through policy study and recommendations.
- Represent the Association to the Executive and Legislative Branches, to national professional organizations and to the public.
AMSUS Vision Statement
AMSUS is the premier association supporting and representing military and other federal healthcare professionals.
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Bethesda, MD 20814-1653
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