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Regional Health Command-Pacific

Regional Health Command-Pacific, and its subordinate military treatment facilities, which includes the Madigan Army Medical Center, are an integral part of Army Medicine’s training mission.

Regional Health Command-Pacific Commanding General

As the Regional Health Command-Pacific’s newest commanding general, I am truly honored to have the opportunity to serve the service members, family members and retirees in the Pacific region.

Published: 01:42PM July 21st, 2016

This commentary emphasizes the substantially more stringent restrictions this guidance places on uniformed military members versus Department of Defense’s civilian employees.

Published: 01:11PM July 14th, 2016

62nd Airlift Wing commander reflects on his first year of command.

Published: 02:39PM July 7th, 2016

It’s hard for anyone to motivate their Soldiers to do something if they aren’t willing to do it themselves.

Published: 01:25PM June 30th, 2016

“If you could change anything in the Army, what would you change and how?”

Published: 01:44PM June 30th, 2016

A 10-day trial at Fort Hood will allow Soldiers to roll up their sleeves. What do you think about this temporary exemption to AR 670-1 policy?

Published: 02:50PM June 23rd, 2016

The goal of the new Department of Defense’s Joint Outpatient Experience Survey is to gauge how well Madigan doing in meeting your health care needs, assessing the quality of care we provide, and ease of access to your health care team.

Published: 02:50PM June 23rd, 2016

Pfc. James Hale grew up in Poland, attended and graduated from a Polish high school, then moved to Washington to join the Army Reserve two years ago. When he found out the unit was coming to Poland, he jumped at the chance to participate in Anakonda.

Published: 11:46AM June 23rd, 2016

A fully restored B-17, nicknamed “Aluminum Overcast,” was recently brought to the Museum of Flight in Seattle. To help mark the arrival of the aircraft, which will be available to the public for flights throughout the summer, 13 World War II B-17 veterans gathered at the museum to answer questions about the aircraft and provide insight into what it’s like to not only fly the aircraft but fly these aircraft in combat. The veterans shared stories of their missions, their careers and the B-17. Some of them told stories of great heroism and loss.

Published: 11:46AM June 16th, 2016

A look inside the 7th Infantry Division.

Published: 01:58PM June 9th, 2016

Since the repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell and Defense of Marriage Act, I have seen dramatic and sweeping change in the military regarding diversity and LGBT inclusion among our forces.

Published: 09:16AM June 3rd, 2016

Within the Regional Health Command-Pacific, the performance of the research programs at two of medical centers clearly demonstrates the important role research has in executing the readiness mission.

Published: 03:35PM June 2nd, 2016

This is historically the deadliest time of year for Army accidents, we must all do our part to keep one another safe.

Published: 03:29PM May 26th, 2016

Over this long weekend, senior leaders from JBLM will speak at about twenty Memorial Day observances.

Published: 01:48PM May 19th, 2016

446th Airlift Wing’s commander recently had the opportunity to meet with elected officials from Washington during an annual Capitol Hill Visit to discuss, among other things, the impact of the military budget on day-to-day operations at the unit level.

Published: 02:27PM May 12th, 2016

It’s time to get ourselves back on track and the bottom line is that we need leaders to take the lead for physical fitness.

Published: 02:56PM May 5th, 2016

The aftermath of Hurricane Katrina resulted in many lessons learned and changes which significantly affected the use of active duty units, to include medical units, in U.S. disaster response. Today, military organizations across the country actively prepare to respond to disasters and save American lives.

Published: 12:43PM April 28th, 2016

Madigan to open DOD’s first autism center

Published: 02:10PM April 21st, 2016

Service members we have the responsibility to ensure leadership makes informed decisions. But to do to that, we must arm them with information.

Published: 03:26PM April 14th, 2016

Our Air Force is very good at managing risk — perhaps the best. We’ve all been faced with occasional situations where the existing rules did not support execution of the requirement. So what do you do?

Published: 11:56AM April 7th, 2016

Never before has so much emphasis been placed on developing and sustaining programs that contribute to enhancing the overall health and readiness of the military family.

Published: 01:54PM March 31st, 2016

Sexual assault does more to hurt our readiness than any enemy, because it erodes the foundation of our profession — trust.

Published: 02:16PM March 24th, 2016

As a reserve component to Joint Base Lewis-McChord, our citizen Airmen work to balance a schedule that can be challenging between job demands, Air Force Reserve requirements and family time.

Published: 02:42PM March 17th, 2016

In honor of Women’s History Month, we honor the remarkable contributions women have played in helping win our nation’s wars.

Commentary

Published: 02:38PM March 17th, 2016

Five steps for a more secure social media experience.

Published: 02:18PM March 10th, 2016

You must weigh events based on their significance in order to make decisions as a leader on when to let your Soldiers go home.

Commentary

Published: 02:15PM March 10th, 2016

One key element that all successful organizations have in common is good communication.

Commentary

Published: 02:20PM March 10th, 2016

During Women’s History Month, the U.S. Air Force celebrates the service of women like Staff Sergeant Esther Blake, who was the first female to enlist in the newly formed Air Force on July 8, 1948, and Lt. Col. Shawna Rochelle Kimbrell, who broke racial barriers when she became the first black female fighter pilot.

Published: 02:19PM March 3rd, 2016

Madigan Army Medical Center commander talks about Brain Injury Awareness Month.

Published: 03:00PM February 25th, 2016

7th ID units supporting exercises, contingencies worldwide