FORT HOOD, Texas – A ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of the new Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center is set for 10 a.m. June 20 here.

Army Medicine and Fort Hood leaders along with a host of other dignitaries will participate in the ceremony.

Measuring more than a million square feet, the new Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center was constructed with an emphasis on evidenced-based design features that promote overall well-being and an enhanced patient experience. The medical center officially opened for patient care on April 3 and serves more than 100,000 beneficiaries. Tours of the facility will follow the ceremony.

Media interested in covering this event should RSVP with CRDAMC Public Affairs office no later than noon, Friday, June 17 at (254) 288 – 8005 or (254) 553- 6218.

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