Deployment Medical Readiness
To support health needs of deploying and redeploying Soldiers to include:
Unit SRP scheduling via MILPO
Individual augmentee SRP scheduling
Pre/Post Deployment Health Assessments (DD2795, DD2796, DD2900)
Scheduled Pre/Post Deployment Automated Neuropsychological Assessment Metric (ANAM)
Access to Care
Deployment Medical Readiness Clinic (DMRC) provides a centralized service for Soldiers who need a Post-Deployment Health Assessment (PDHA) three months after returning to their duty station. A Post-Deployment Health Re-assessment (PDHRA) is also provided six months after a Soldier returns to their duty station from deployment. Soldiers who have health issues identified through the PDHA or PDHRA assessments are assigned a health care team (providers and nurses) to facilitate care.
To schedule or cancel an appointment call DMRC at 757-314-8026. McDonald Army Health Center requires that beneficiaries cancel 24 hours prior to your appointment.
Don't be a no-show!
McDonald Army Health Center wants your help in reducing the number of "No Shows". Patients who miss appointments or arrive late by 15 minutes or more to their scheduled appointments are considered "No Shows". "No Shows" limit the number of available appointments. The Health Center request beneficiaries cancel at least 24 hours prior to your appointment.
Smallpox Vaccine Procedures for Deploying Soldiers
The Deployment Medical Readiness Center (DMRC) has dedicated Mondays ONLY to Soldiers requiring the Smallpox Vaccine* for Deployment. *Smallpox required for Deployment / PCS to:
US PACOM Forward
Deployment Naval Forces
Rapid Response Teams
Listed below are the steps to follow in order to receive the vaccine:
All Soldiers needing the vaccine must first report to the DMRC, Bldg. 2792B Harrison Loop. Female Soldiers will be administered a pregnancy test. Remember “No pregnancy test / No Smallpox vaccine”
All Soldiers requiring the vaccine will complete the required medical questionnaire and attend the Smallpox briefing at 0830.
Immediately following the briefing, the provider will screen each applicant and determine their eligibility for receiving the vaccine.
If the Soldier meets all requirements, the vaccination will be administered following provider visit. The following Monday (7 days from initial vaccine), please return to the DMRC (Bldg. 2792B) for your “take-check” appointment unless otherwise instructed. If you have questions regarding Smallpox please contact:
McDonald Army Health Center
Deployment Medical Readiness Clinic
Bldg. 2792B Harrison Loop
Fort Eustis, VA 23604