Farewell 2018: RHC-P's year-in-review

Story by Emily Yeh on 01/04/2019 JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. As 2019 begins, it is again time to reflect on significant events that occurred at Regional Health Command-Pacific last year. Similar to previous years, RHC-P and its subordinate units contributed to the Army's No. 1 priority readiness. Region also supported
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Treatment on the Waves: Exploring the Potential of Medical VT-Sea

Story by USS Chung-Hoon Public Affairs Navy Medicine West (NMW), Naval Surface and Mine Warfighting Development Center (SMWDC), and the guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG-93) found the unique opportunity to test Medical VT-Sea, the use of video teleconference (VTC) to extend the reach of medical specialists to a warship at
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18th MEDCOM (DS) Welcomes New Commander

Story by SFC Luisito Brooks on 12/31/2018 FORT SHAFTER Soldiers from the 18th Medical Command (Deployment Support) recently welcomed Brig Gen. Tracy Smith, during her inaugural unit address as commander at the Kyser Auditorium at the Tripler Army Medical Center. During the unit address, Smith thanked the leaders and Soldier
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Aviators, medical teams practice life-saving drills

Story by SFC Luisito Brooks on 12/31/2018 Fort Shafter Maj. Justin Spears and his aid and litter team heard the thunder from the approaching Black Hawk before they saw it. "When I heard that bird approaching, I started to have flashbacks from my last deployment," said Spears, a chief nurse
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Building Partnerships Through USU's Western Region Office

Story by Sarah Marshall on 12/28/2018 Scientific leaders from throughout the Indo-Pacific region converged for a strategy session of the newly-formed Indo-Pacific Research Alliance for Military Medicine, or IPRAMM, Oct. 30-Nov. 1 at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, Hawaii. The event, hosted by the Uniformed Services University of the
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Elementary school helps Tripler celebrate the holidays

Story by Leanne Thomas on 12/17/2018 HONOLULU - The student council leaders from Moanalua Elementary School present touching remarks to members of the Tripler Army Medical Center command team before donating Christmas ornaments to the hospital, Dec. 14. "Every time we look up at the top of the hill, we
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