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25th Division Artillery aids in joint exercise

25th Division Artillery aids in joint exercise

| January 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Local Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and Army first responders, including a medical evacuation (MEDEVAC), from 3rd Battalion, 25th Aviation Regiment, reacted to a simulated mass casualty (MASCAL) exercise at the 25th Infantry Division’s Jungle Operations Training Center (JOTC), Jan. 6.

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25th CAB embraces it motto, to ‘Fly for the Troops’

25th CAB embraces it motto, to ‘Fly for the Troops’

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Throughout 2016, the 25th Combat Aviation Brigade impressively embodied its motto, “We Fly for the Troops,” by providing unique functional aviation support and expertise to the 25th Infantry Division, its partner nations and joint counterparts.

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TAMC provides health care-plus for 260,000 in the Pacific

TAMC provides health care-plus for 260,000 in the Pacific

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Tripler Army Medical Center, or TAMC, prides itself on serving as the premier health readiness platform in the Pacific and by providing high quality, safe, patient-centered health care.

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Transforming RHC-P strengthens command, health care

Transforming RHC-P strengthens command, health care

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

As 2016 wraps up, Regional Health Command-Pacific, also known as RHC-P, closes a year full of transformation and continuation of the region’s metamorphosis started in 2015.

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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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4960th Multi-Functional Trng. Bde. embodies ‘train as you fight’ concept

4960th Multi-Functional Trng. Bde. embodies ‘train as you fight’ concept

| December 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Train how you fight is not just a phrase or motto for the 4960th Multi-Functional Training Brigade (MFTB, the Army School System), but its way of life.

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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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New tourniquet will save many lives, Army surgeon general predicts

New tourniquet will save many lives, Army surgeon general predicts

| August 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Hemorrhage control is the No. 1 thing you can do to save lives on the battlefield, according to Lt. Gen. Nadja Y. West.

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Rules exist for keiki’s med records

Rules exist for keiki’s med records

| October 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

As a parent, either biological or a stepparent, one of the most confusing things can be your child’s medical records.

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