Operation Capital Medic – Leading the way for medical readiness Operation Capital Medic, a medical readiness mission held at Fort Belvoir Community Hospital for over a year now, is increasing the readiness of service members in the Washington, DC area. It is estimated that about 5000 Reserve and National Guard Soldiers live in the Washington, DC area, and Army Reserve Medical Command’s 7250th Medical Support Unit has provided medical and dental services to nearly 1500 of them, helping them get off the red list one Soldier at a time.
Lt. Col. Julie Fung-Hayes, an emergency physician and flight surgeon, shares why she loves serving in the U.S. Army Reserve. Learn more here: https://bit.ly/2FlT26s
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Army Reserve Soldiers help 'Stop the Bleed'
Medical students at A. T. Still University, Mesa, Arizona treat a casualty during a mass casualty exercise held January 12, 2023 at the university. The students received instruction from Army Reserve Soldiers from the 7453rd Medical Operal Readiness Unit the previous day on how to apply tourniquets and stop bleeding the previous day as a part of the Stop the Bleed campaign in preparation for the exercise.
Jan. 24, 2023 - Pop quiz – you’re driving in to work and come upon an accident with a victim bleeding profusely from their leg. What do you do?More than 230 medical students at A.T. Still University in Mesa, Arizona, have the answer now...

Army Medical Logistics Command focuses on medical readiness of National Guard, Army Reserve units
Attendees listen as subject-matter experts present courses of action to the council of colonels during a workshop on Medical Logistics in Campaigning and its impact on the National Guard and Reserve at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, Dec. 1. MEDLOG in Campaigning is an effort aimed at streamlining medical materiel ordering and medical device maintenance while posturing the Army to be ready to transition quickly from peacetime at home station to an active operational environment.
Jan. 3, 2023 - Army Medical Logistics Command leaders are tackling the challenge of standardizing the processes and technology Army units, including the National Guard and Army Reserve, use to order medical equipment and supplies...

New Army Reserve Medical Command Deputy Commanding General A Familiar Face
Maj. Gen. W. Scott Lynn, Army Reserve Medical Command commanding general (left) and Sgt. Maj. Keith King (center) present the general officer flag to newly promoted Brig. Gen. Thad Collard during a Nov. 11 promotion ceremony at the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Collard, Army Reserve Medical Command’s new deputy commanding general, also fulfills the role of Assistant Surgeon General for Mobilization, Readiness and Reserve Affairs, Office of the Surgeon General.
Nov. 30, 2022 - When Brig. Gen. Thad Collard, Army Reserve Medical Command’s new deputy commanding general, who also fulfills the role of Assistant Surgeon General for Mobilization, Readiness and Reserve Affairs, Office of the Surgeon...

Reserve component Soldiers bring unique skills, gain knowledge working with active-duty counterparts
A U.S. CIOR team finishes an orienteering event near Hammelburg, Germany on July 27th 2022. The Interallied Confederation of Reserve Officers Military Competition (CIOR MILCOMP) is a three-day team competition consisting of NATO and Partnership for Peace nations in Europe. It has been around since 1957. The competition is open to all reserve components for both NCO and officer. It is now run on a volunteer basis and funded by former competitors through an alumni association.  (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Calvin Reimold)
Oct. 21, 2022 - Army Reserve and National Guard Soldiers continue to provide support for their active-duty counterparts during overseas deployment training (ODT) opportunities and aid in overall mission success...

New York Army Reserve medical brigade gains new commander
Col. Thomas McMahan (outgoing  Northeast Medical Area Readiness Support Group commander) passes the NEMARSG unit guidon to Maj. Gen. W. Scott Lynn, commander of Army Reserve Medical Command. Command of the, NEMARSG headquartered in Staten Island, New York, switched between outgoing commander, McMahan, and incoming commander, Col. Craig McFarland in a ceremony reviewed by Lynn Sept. 24, 2022 at the Fort Wadsworth Battery Weed National Historic Site.
Sept. 29, 2022 - Command of the Northeast Medical Area Readiness Support Group, headquartered in Staten Island, New York, transferred between outgoing commander, Col. Thomas McMahan, and incoming commander, Col. Craig McFarland in a ceremony...
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Brig. Gen. Jeffrey B. McCarter
Commanding General, Medical Readiness and Training Command

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