David Grant USAF Medical Center, Travis AFB, CA
Facility Description: Link: https://www.airforcemedicine.af.mil/MTF/Travis.aspx
The David Grant USAF Medical Center (DGMC) at Travis Air Force Base in Fairfield, California, is the U.S. Air Force’s largest medical center in the continental United States and serves military beneficiaries throughout eight western states. It is a fully accredited hospital with a National Quality Approval gold seal by the Joint Commission, and serves more than 500,000 Department of Defense and Department of Veterans Affairs Northern California Health Care System eligible beneficiaries in the immediate San Francisco-Sacramento vicinity from 17 counties covering 40,000 square miles. DGMC is named in honor of Dr. (Maj. Gen.) David Norvell Walker Granhttps://www.airforcemedicine.af.mil/MTF/Travis.aspx, USAAF, MC (1891-1964), the first Surgeon General of the U.S. Army Air Corps and U.S. Army Air Forces.
Travis Air Force Base (AFB) is a United States AFB under the operational control of the Air Mobility Command, located three miles east of the central business district of Fairfield, in Solano County, California. Situated in the San Francisco Bay Area and known as the "Gateway to the Pacific", Travis AFB handles more cargo and passenger traffic through its airport than any other military air terminal in the United States. A crimson bridge, cable cars, a sparkling bay, and streets lined with elegant Victorian homes—San Francisco is undeniably one of the world’s great cities. Located along Northern California at the state’s distinctive bend in the coast, the region has an alluring magic that stretches beyond the bay to diverse cities with nightlife and trend-setting cuisine.