Tag: 18th Medical Command (DS)

18th Medical Command focuses on readiness to meet mission

18th Medical Command focuses on readiness to meet mission

| December 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Soldiers and leaders of the 18th MEDCOM continue to support everything from combined exercises to providing personnel and coordinating support throughout the area. The Pacific Knights also concentrated on the improvement of individual Soldier and unit readiness.

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Medics from across the Pacific fight to earn EFMB

Medics from across the Pacific fight to earn EFMB

| June 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

More than 200 medical Soldiers from across the Pacific gathered, here, at the end of June to compete for the Expert Field Medical Badge.

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News Briefs

News Briefs

| January 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

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18th Medical Command (DS) sets new standards on all fronts

18th Medical Command (DS) sets new standards on all fronts

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

In the fall of 2015, Col. Ann M. Sammartino, commander of the 18th Medical Command (Deployment Support), challenged her officers and senior noncommissioned officers, during a weeklong planning conference at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, to re-evaluate the unit’s mission and long-term training and engagement strategies, and to focus on improving all aspects of individual and unit readiness.

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Medics push their limits in mind and body with ‘punishing tasks’

Medics push their limits in mind and body with ‘punishing tasks’

| November 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

In a strenuous three-day contest to crown the Army’s best medics, Sgt. 1st Class Hubert Severin couldn’t have cared less if some of his competitors were half his age.

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News Briefs: Nov. 18, 2016

News Briefs: Nov. 18, 2016

| November 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

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USARPAC and Vietnam bolster military partnership

USARPAC and Vietnam bolster military partnership

| November 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Kicking off what will be a first of its kind Humanitarian Mine Action collaboration between U.S. Army Pacific (USARPAC) and the Vietnam National Mine Action Center (VNMAC), a team of Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) trainers conducted HMA and Medical First Responder Training at Son Tay, Vietnam, recently.

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MEDEX 16 expands health care on a global level

MEDEX 16 expands health care on a global level

| September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

When a disaster strikes, anywhere in the world, victims put their faith in the health care professionals who are immediately available to respond.

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MEDEX-16 shows next evolution of military medicine

MEDEX-16 shows next evolution of military medicine

| September 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Providing health care in times of crisis can be the most challenging task for the military health care system, and for the men and women of the armed forces who provide those lifesaving services, Joint Medical Exercise 2016 (MEDEX-16), here, provided a unique opportunity to exercise those deployment readiness skills, Aug. 16-24.

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Army Surgeon General visits RHC-Pacific

Army Surgeon General visits RHC-Pacific

| August 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Army Surgeon General Lt. Gen. Nadja West, commander, and Command Sgt. Maj. Gerald C. Ecker, senior enlisted adviser, U.S. Army Medical Command, visited Regional Health Command-Pacific, here.

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