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Feb. 25, 2020

Army medical maintenance teams provide 'invaluable' support to National Guard

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the U.S. Army website — With the overall goal of ensuring readiness for National Guard units across 23 states and territories, teams from Tobyhanna Army Depot in northeast Pennsylvania spend roughly 17 weeks a year on the road to handle medical maintenance tasks. In total, they aim to service some 6,000 to 8,000 pieces of equipment twice annually.

Jan. 21, 2020

On-site Assessment Helps Army Hone Medical Logistics Training Program

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the U.S. Army website — Trainers from the BSO at Fort Detrick embarked on a two-week trip to Camp As Sayliyah, where they administered on-site training and received valuable student feedback on the Theater Enterprise Wide Logistics System (TEWLS) program.

Jan. 6, 2020

Army Medical Logistics and FDA Discuss 3D Printing

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Army Medical Logistics Command website — AMLC hosted a workshop with U.S. Food and Drug Administration leaders Dec. 9, to foster discussions around current policies, concept regulations and potential stumbling blocks with advanced manufacturing (e.g., 3D-printing) of medical device repair parts.

Jan. 5, 2020

Exercise Tests Army Medical Logistics Ability to Support Wartime Mission

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the U.S. Army website — Soldiers from the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Agency participated in the 403rd Army Field Support Brigade medical exercise organized by the Eighth Army, which was completed Nov. 23, 2019.

Oct. 18, 2019

Army distributes 1.5 million flu vaccines

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Military Health System website — As flu season kicks off, the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Agency’s Distribution Operations Center (DOC) manages the distribution of more than 1.5 million doses of influenza vaccine to help Soldiers and their families stay healthy.

Oct. 17, 2019

Education Key to Tracking, Maintaining Medical Devices

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Army Medical Logistics Command website — "Accountability and visibility will allow increased maintenance readiness of medical devices," said Chief Warrant Officer 5 Jesus C. Tulud, who serves as director of Medical Maintenance Policies and Analysis (M2PA) within the Army Medical Logistics Command.

Dec. 6, 2018

Army Adds Medical Materiel to European Prepositioned Stocks

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the 405th Army Field Support Brigade website — Army prepositioned stocks (APS) 2 in Europe -- the Army's newest APS site -- is now equipped with life-saving medical equipment and supplies in support of theater readiness.