Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content

It's All About Health

Welcome to the Regional Health Command - Atlantic, RHC-A, the nation's premier military system for health. What is a system for health? At RHC-A, we are focused on our patients' health and wellness, which means we are as dedicated to preventing illness and injury as we are to healing. A system for health enables ready and resilient Soldiers, families and communities.

We maintain the readiness of America's fighting men and women through care that maintains, restores and improves their ability to deploy on a moment's notice anywhere in the world. And when our Soldiers deploy, we ensure that a ready medical force is ready to deploy with them, professionally trained and ready to provide world class casualty care. The Regional Health Command - Atlantic, is working to build a healthier Army and healthier nation.



Monitoring heat vital mission during summer months


It's no secret that summers at Fort Bragg can be extremely hot. Despite the high temperatures, units must still focus on readiness by continuing to find safe ways to train in spite of the heat. To do this, commanders must receive timely information on what heat category the installation is experiencing so they can modify or suspend training accordingly. This is where Womack Army Medical Center's Environmental Health team comes in. ...Read more

Dickerson Assumes Command of U.S. Army Element-North


Army Col. Tonya Dickerson, former deputy director of nursing service at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, became the new commander of the U.S. Army Element-North during a change of command ceremony Aug. 14 on Naval Support Activity Bethesda. ...Read more

Richmond Hill Medical Home affirms readiness during exercise


Its 8 a.m., and U.S. Army Medical Department Activity-Fort Stewart, Richmond Hill Medical Home Security Guard Glen Burkhart unlocks the doors to the main lobby of the medical home. Burkhart begins to check patient identifications when a noticeably disgruntled male patient engages Burkhart after the patient is asked to show his identification. ...Read more

WRNMMC Soldier Wins MEDCOM Best Warrior Competition


Army Sgt. Roberto A. Saenz, a preventive medicine specialist stationed at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, won the U.S. Army Medical Command Best Warrior Competition July 23-26 at Camp Bullis, Texas. ...Read more


view all news



Stay Connected





Regional Health Command - Atlantic – Telling the Army Medicine story through our staff and patients at each of our military treatment facilities.
ZIKA updates


Notice of Privacy Practices
The Region - Regional News
2015 - A Year in Review (PDF)
The Mercury - Army Medicine (PDF)
Ready Army
WTB-NCR Capabilities
ATC Standards

Sexual Assault Support

DoD Safe Helpline ​1-877-995-5247
​Fort Belvoir SARC 703-740-7029