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CSM Gerald C. Ecker

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Mission:  To provide a Competent and self-disciplined team of Professionals who support the Army through expert clinical, tactical scientific, and administrative operations, enabling high reliability units and Soldiers of Character and Commitment.  

Vision: The cornerstone of Health and Readiness through highly trained and adaptive Soldiers capable of operating in complex environments.

Catch up on the latest from the 2017 MEDCOM Best Warrior Competition:

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As the Army continues to evolve and change, so does the construct of mission command. In the video link, CSM Ecker shares his thoughts and way ahead for the AMEDD in reference to Mission Command and NCO involvement. The entire video provides valuable guidance with CSM Ecker's time starting at 11:09.


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Team Army Medicine

For 130 years, the Army Enlisted Medical Corps has provided, and continues to provide, outstanding medical care to our Soldiers, family members and Retirees’ at home and abroad.

March 1st we celebrated the 130th anniversary of their steadfast commitment to our Army and to our Nation. We are extremely proud of the contributions and sacrifices made by our Enlisted Medical Corps. They are, without a doubt, the backbone of Army Medicine. We salute them for the competence, character and commitment.

We especially thank them for all of their contributions to the United States Army, Army Medicine, and our Nation.

One Team… one purpose! Conserving the Fighting Strength Since 1775


On August 10, 2017, Regional Health Command-Pacific Soldiers gathered to receive badges honoring their achievements during the German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge (GAFPB) event at the recognition ceremony held on Hamilton Field at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. Thirteen RHC-P Soldiers earned a silver badge, while 8 Soldiers earned a bronze badge.

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"It was my first time in an actual operating room," Army Pfc. Jason Macha said. "Watching our team members partner with the Cameroonian staff was very interesting to watch. I didn't realize how tedious surgery was, and it was an opportunity I was glad to have."


MEDCOM Talent Shines

Enhanced Medic Training at WAMC Provides New Culture for Army Medics

President Awards Medal of Honor to Former Combat Medic

Victory Medics Conduct Mass Casualty Medical Exercise During Saber Guardian 17

U.S. Medical Soldiers Help Manage the Unexpected

On the Modern Battlefield, Ordinary Soldiers Must Also Prepare to be Frontline Medics

SSG Baranek and was selected as the SFC Wayne E. Slagel Literary Award winner for the AMEDD SLC Class 173-17

New Army Medicine Combat Casualty Care Video

Program Offers Enlisted Soldiers the Opportunity to Become Doctors

Double Honor: Medic Completes Sentinel Tour at Tomb of the Unknowns

Angels on the Battlefield

THIAB is a telemedicine concept that enhances Soldier health care through an ability to rapidly extend the reach of the medical team," according to Sgt. 1st Class Todd Hall, RHCE Virtual Health noncommissioned officer in charge. "The tool allows the health care team in the operational setting to seamlessly connect with specialists and other resources in garrison.

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