In Belcourt, North Dakota, a team of Army Reserve Medical Command Soldiers are participating in an Innovative Readiness Training event. The Soldiers are augmenting the Quentin N Burdick Memorial Healthcare Facility on the Turtle Mountain Reservation, and partnering with the Turtle Mountain Animal Rescue, to expand community access to medical and veterinary care. The Turtle Mountain community applied and was selected to participate in the Department of Defense program to support the tribal population of more than 14,000 Chippewa of the 72 square mile reservation. Innovative Readiness Training events provide mission-essential training for Active, Guard, and Reserve support personnel and units, strengthen the bond between American Citizens and the U.S. Military and contribute to American prosperity by meeting public and civil-society needs.
Soldiers from the 441st Ground Ambulance Company speak about their mission at Guardian Response 2021, Camp Atterbury, Indiana, April 2021.
Maj. Gen. Heck speaks with the command about managing stress and decompressing like a Warrior. 2020 has been a year of challenges. Make deliberate choices to take care of your individual health and welfare.
The 801st Combat Support Hospital (CSH) conducted the equipment draw for a 44-Bed Early Entry Hospital Element (EEHE), Camp Carroll, South Korea, 07-23 November 2019, to validate readiness of the APS4 fleet and rehearse reception, staging, and onward movement (RSO) tasks inherent to 8th Army’s wartime mission.
The 807TH Medical Command (Deployment Support) Operational Command Post (OCP), deployed from Fort Douglas, Utah, in support of the Department of Defense COVID-19 response. Soldiers left the masks, worn on their mission, behind to the U.S. Army Medical Museum, Fort Sam Houston, Texas. The soldiers answered the question about what their masks would say if they could tell the story.
Walking Shield benefits community and Army Reserve
An Army Reserve Soldier and Animal Care Specialist with the 807th Medical Command (Deployment Support) preps a canine for neuter during an Innovative Readiness Training mission, called Walking Shield, that provides badly needed medical care to underserviced Ojibwe and surrounding communities of the Leech Lake Reservation in Cass Lake, Minn., on August 10, 2021. The mission also allows for important on-the-job training for U.S. Army Reserve medical personnel. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. 1st Class John Freese, 88th Readiness Division Public Affairs Office)
Aug. 19, 2021 - IRT is an acronym that may not be known by many people, especially if you’ve never participated in the program. It stands for Innovative Readiness Training, and Army Reserve Soldiers from various medical units commanded by...

Wisconsin Army reserve unit aids vaccination efforts overseas
Soldiers with the 452nd Combat Support Hospital (CSH), 330th Medical Brigade, 807th Medical Command, U.S. Army Reserve, participate in a mass casualty exercise at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, June 3. The 452nd CSH was deployed to LRMC in support of COVID-19 vaccination efforts while augmenting the hospital in various areas over the month of May.
July 21, 2021 - In April, Military Treatment Facilities across the Department of Defense ramped up efforts to quickly inoculate as many eligible beneficiaries as possible who desired the COVID-19 vaccination. Overseas, the challenges of a...

Exercise Global Medic kicks off at Fort Hunter Liggett
U.S. Army Reserve medical Soldiers attached to the 1980th Forward Resuscitative Surgical Team, 807th Medical Command (Deployment Support) conduct a simulated surgery on a combat casualty as part of their training at Global Medic in June 2021 at Fort Hunter Liggett, Calif. Medical Units from the U.S. Navy Reserve and U.S. Army Reserve are participating in the joint force multi-day field training exercise that simulates real-world combat deployment in an austere environment. The Medical Readiness Training Command executes Global Medic as part of the Army Reserve Medical Command's larger mission to provide trained, equipped, and combat ready units and medical personnel to support the total force on the battlefields of today and tomorrow.
June 16, 2021 - Exercise Global Medic provides robust opportunities for military medical personnel to improve their proficiencies in realistic training environments, while combining forces with sister service branches and international...

Wiesbaden blood drive has successful two days
WIESBADEN, Germany – Staff Sgt. Nkruma Alladin explains to Brig. Gen. Jed Schaertl how the blood donor stations are set up and what the Army Reserve Soldiers are doing at each station.
June 2, 2021 - Brig. Gen. Jed Schaertl, deputy commanding general for Mobilization and Reserve Affairs stopped by the Armed Services Blood Program blood drive May 18 to recognize the Army Reserve Soldiers working with the ASBP and gave a...

807th Medical Command (Deployment Support) and the 94th Training Division (Force Sustainment) pave the path to Sustained Readiness
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Joe Heck, 807th MC(DS) Commanding General, and Brig. Gen. Stephen Iacovelli, 94th TD Commanding General, sign a Memorandum of Understanding instituting the Visiting Adjunct Instructor Program (VAIP), April 8, 2021, Fort Douglas, Utah.
April 12, 2021 - In the first agreement of its kind, Maj. Gen. Joe Heck, 807th Medical Command (Deployment support) Commanding General, and Brig. Gen. Stephen Iacovelli, 94th Training Division (Force Sustainment) Commanding General, came...

U.S. Army Reserve Officer Reflects on her 20-Year Career: From German Native to U.S. Army Reserve Veterinary Preventive Medicine Officer
Maj. Stephanie Wire is a Veterinary Preventive Medicine Veterinary Officer (64B) for the 445th Medical Detachment (Veterinary Support) under the 807th Medical Command (Deployment Support).
March 31, 2021 - Maj. Stephanie Wire immigrated to the United States from Munich, Germany, in 1996, and became a U.S. citizen three weeks before the September 11th attacks. Now, Wire is coming up on her 20-year anniversary serving in the U.S...

228th Combat Support Hospital incoming Soldier
Ogden, UT- SPC Shifali Westpfahl, an Army Reserve surgical technician Soldier, has recently joined the 228th Combat Support Hospital located in Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, Texas.
March 25, 2021 - Spc. Shifali Westpfahl, a U.S. Army Reserve surgical technician Soldier, has recently joined the 228th Combat Support Hospital located in Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, Texas...

From Marine Corps logistics officer to Army Reserve critical care nurse serving on the frontlines of the COVID-19 fight; a life of dedicated service
U.S. Army Reserve Capt. Tanisha Nagel, a registered nurse with U.S. Army Reserve Urban Augmentation Medical Task Force 328-1 assigned to support Yuma Regional Medical Center in Yuma, Ariz., inputs her patient’s vitals into the hospital computer system, Jan. 30, 2021. After only one year of being in the Army Reserve, Nagle is mobilized under the 807th Medical Command (Deployment Support) as a member of UAMTF 328-1 to provide COVID-19 military medical relief alongside civilian counterparts at YRMC. U.S. Northern Command, through U.S. Army North, remains committed to providing flexible Department of Defense support to the whole-of-government COVID-19 response.
March 23, 2021 - From a United States Naval Academy graduate to a Marine Corps Logistics Officer in Iraq, to now serving on the front lines of the COVID-19 Pandemic as a Critical Care Nurse for the United States Army Reserve, Capt. Tineisha...

Building a hospital together
Sergeant Timothy Short, with the U.S. Army Reserve's 256th Field Hospital, instructs Soldiers on how to properly attach a cable to a generator while training at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin's Regional Training Site-Medical, March 4, 2021. This training is part of setting up a fully functioning field hospital in an austere enviornment.
March 18, 2021 - Before the first patient can be treated, a hospital must be built. For Army Reserve Soldiers of the 256th Field Hospital, learning how to construct that hospital was on the training schedule for early March at Fort McCoy’s...

U.S. Army Nurse Corps officer an integral part of the frontline fight since the beginning of COVID
Feb. 10, 2021 - Lt. Col. Peter Stewart, a U.S. Army Reserve Nurse Corps Officer, has been an integral part of the frontline fight since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. As a public health nurse on the civilian side, Stewart has been...
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