|AIEP name changes to Army Suggestion Program [ back to top ]|
The Army Ideas for Excellence Program has changed its name to the
Army Suggestion Program (ASP). The
program also has adopted a new logo.
The program offers cash rewards for ideas that propose a solution
to a problem and present sufficient rationale to support the proposed
change. The idea must benefit the Army or other U.S. government activity.
ASP is open to appropriated-fund federal employees, active-duty
military, Army Reserve soldiers with active-reserve status, and National
Guard soldiers on federal orders.
For more information about the Fort McCoy ASP, call the ASP
coordinator at (608) 388-4157.
|Commissary case lot sale set for Sept. 19-21 at McCoy [ back to top ]|
A commissary case lot sale is planned at the Fort McCoy Commissary
Sept. 19-21. The event, which
is part of a case lot sale to be held Defense Commissary Agency-wide, will
occur in lieu of the Fort McCoy case lot sale originally scheduled for
Hours will be 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 19-20 and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept.
Authorized patrons will be required to come to the Commissary,
building 2132, to purchase tickets for merchandise.
Items will be picked up at a location to be determined.
For more information about the case lot sale, call (608) 388-3542.
|Disability Awareness Month event set for Oct. 29 [ back to top ]|
Mark your calendars for a Disability Awareness Month observance
Tuesday, Oct. 29 at McCoy's, building 1571. Lunch will be from 11:30 a.m.
- noon. A program will follow
from noon - 1 p.m.
The program will feature John L. Steer, a disabled Vietnam veteran,
as the guest speaker.
|TRICARE offers newsletter about health care issues [ back to top ]|
TRICARE now offers a free Web newsletter and e-mail service that
provides beneficiaries with updates and quick answers to TRICARE
TRICARE is a health-insurance system for active-duty military
personnel and military retirees. Care is provided either through a
military treatment facility or a civilian provider.
The Web site for the newsletter is ftp://thems:firstname.lastname@example.org/.
The e-mail address is TRICARE_help@amedd.army.mil.
General TRICARE information is available at www.tricare.osd.mil.
TRICARE officials note that all clinical issues should be referred to a
primary care provider.
Additional help in the Fort McCoy region is available by calling the Beneficiary and Assistance Coordinator at (608) 388-2246, fax 388-3049.
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