Post Tagged with: "Landstuhl Regional Medical Center"


ERMC notifies beneficiaries affected by PSA screening error

Courtesy of ERMC Public Affairs

Europe Regional Medical Command is notifying beneficiaries who received an incorrect prostate cancer screening blood test between August 2009 and May 2012 at military medical treatment facilities in Germany, Italy, Belgium, Kosovo and U.S. Central Command that are supported by the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center laboratory.

September 19, 2013 ×


Photo by Phil JonesDuring her visit to Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Vice Adm. Robin Braun, chief of the U.S. Navy Reserve, spoke with Sailors from Navy Expeditionary Medical Unit 14. She also visited the Warrior Transition Program at Sembach Kaserne and U.S. European Command in Stuttgart.

Senior Navy Reserve officer visits mobilized Sailors in KMC

by Rick Scavetta
U.S. European Command

U.S. Navy Reserve Sailors serving at Sembach Kaserne and Landstuhl Regional Medical Center got the chance this week to chat with a senior leader about training, medical readiness and the future of their careers.

September 19, 2013 ×


Photo by Phil A. JonesFrom left, Harry Raith, Henny Moll, Command Sgt. Maj. Timothy Sprunger, Col. Judith Lee, 
Col. John Collins and Sgt. Major Brian Stauffer receive the MEDCOM Exceptional Organizational Safety Award.

LRMC receives MEDCOM Exceptional Organizational Safety Award

by Chuck Roberts
Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Public Affairs

If you’re looking for excitement, best stay away from Landstuhl Regional Medical Center. During 2012, no one died or suffered a permanent disability, there were no occupational illnesses or serious cases of property damage, and the number of injuries that did occur dropped from 94 to 76 compared with the previous year.

September 12, 2013 ×


Photo by 1st Sgt. Michael EldredA combined team from Landstuhl Regional Medical Center and U.S. Army Public Health Command Region-Europe march alongside approximately 40,000 marchers participating in the second day of the International Four Days Marches Nijmegen in Holland.

LRMC team earns award in grueling, four-day march

Story courtesy of Nijmegen team members

Since November 2012, a small team of dedicated Soldiers have been crawling out of bed in the early hours two to three times a week to march with each other at times over 25 miles. This sacrifice was in preparation for one of the most arduous and intensely celebrated annual events of modern times — the International Four Days Marches Nijmegen.

July 25, 2013 ×


Tech. Sgt. Jonathan Andrew, 375th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron flight instructor, goes over the electronic health record system and “my Wi-Fi” with Maj. Justice Sakyi, Air Mobility Command division chief, July 19 on  Ramstein.

Aeromedical evac tests new device for patient records

Story and photo by Senior Airman Hailey Haux
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

A new “my Wi-Fi” hot spot device was tested by aeromedical evacuation crewmembers July 19. “My Wi-Fi” is a secure, off-the-shelf device that acts as a hot spot and allows aeromedical evacuation crewmembers to send patient records to that person’s next location before they arrive.

July 25, 2013 ×


Courtesy photoRuth Schirra receives the Meritorious Civilian Service Award from Col. (Dr.) Robert Fischer (left), Landstuhl Regional Medical Center deputy commander for administration, and former LRMC Command Sgt. Maj. Michael Gragg.

LRMC pharmacy staffer receives service award

by Chuck Roberts
Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Public Affairs

The matriarch of the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Pharmacy has concluded 47 years of selfless service for which she received the Meritorious Civilian Service Award.

July 18, 2013 ×


A specialized medical team ensures a patient 
is safe and ready for takeoff July 10 on Ramstein.

A 5,000-mile journey to recovery

Story and photos by Senior Airman Hailey Haux
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

An active-duty Air Force crew aboard a C-17 Globemaster made history July 10 while flying specialized medical teams and a patient requiring equipment never before used on board a transatlantic mission.

July 18, 2013 ×


A run for their money

by Senior Airman Caitlin Guinazu
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Sick, injured and far from home, many wounded warriors pass through Landstuhl Regional Medical Center during their transition from deployed locations to the states.

June 20, 2013 ×


Family Medicine Clinic emphasizes patient-centered care at LRMC

It has been nearly a year since the Patient Centered Medical Home concept was introduced throughout the Army’s Medical Command European footprint.

May 2, 2013 ×


Photo by Phil A. Jones

Spc. Joon Cho, Landstuhl Regional Medical Center laboratory technician, processes blood samples that will be placed in a centrifuge to separate the blood cells and platelets before being tested for different antigens.

National Laboratory Week

by Master Sgt. Daniel Santiago
Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Military Laboratory Technician

National Laboratory Week takes place from Monday to April 26, but what it highlights is more than 1.5 million tests performed annually at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center.

April 19, 2013 ×