She was the first woman to be a commissioned officer in the U.S. military and she ensured other women would be too.
The move comes as some officials have described hospital staffing -- not bed capacity -- as the chief stumbling block.
The TRICARE dental plan is for dependents of active duty and guard/reserve members and their dependents.
Now, the service is working to process the horde of volunteers, ensuring those it takes are properly qualified and certified.
Critics are calling for the Military Health System's overhaul to be reconsidered in the wake of the pandemic.
Investigation into physical controls at eight military hospitals and clinics found disparities that leave them vulnerable.
The military is also testing a number of drug mixtures that could dampen the severity of the coronavirus' symptoms.
The centers were originally expected to take patients with non-COVID-19 conditions to relieve pressure from hospitals.
The Army's Human Resources Command sent messages to nearly 10,000 soldiers in the IRR asking for volunteers.
The plans mark a first for the Uniformed Service University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland.
The campaign of President Donald Trump released a letter from 235 retired senior officers backing his re-election.
The news comes four years after the Air Force laid out initial plans for what its future fighter jets might look like.
The recent exercises were one of many the Air Force is conducting to test its Advanced Battle Management System.
A veteran of the Marine Corps and Army National Guard, he went through boot camp more than four decades ago.
Cmdr. Robert Arias is at least the third Navy commander removed from his job in recent weeks.