After 64 years of medical logistics support to the healthcare mission in Korea and throughout the Pacific Rim, on October 16, 2008, the Department of the Army inactivated the 16th Medical Logistics Battalion and activated the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Center-Korea (USAMMC-K) in an effort to realign the Institutional Army healthcare mission in Korea.
USAMMC-K provides direct medical materiel support to theater medical forces, ensures and assists tactical units are integrated into the end-to-end medical supply chain and assists the Combatant Commands in Health Logistics Support planning.
USAMMC-K provides continuous medical logistics support to sustain the readiness of United States Forces Korea throughout the full range of military operations.

The USAMMC-K team includes approximately 150 personnel, including U.S. and Republic of Korea military, local Korean civilians and Department of the Army civilians.


USAMMC-K increases supply, reduces order turnaround time for PPE, COVID-19 tests
December 2, 2020
Pfc. Raul Cordova performs duties as a storage materiel handler at the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Center-Korea warehouse. His duties include picking of Class VIII medical supplies and transferring them over to the shipping section for shipment to customers.

Nakdong Challenge tests current Soldiers, honors Korean War heroes
November 23, 2020
Soldiers participate in the physical fitness portion of the third annual Nakdong Challenge, held Nov. 5 at the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Center-Korea. The challenge tests the Soldier’s skills while honoring those who fought and died in the Korean War.

Soldiers drill medical logistics procedures, readiness in event of conflict in Korea
September 8, 2020
Soldiers with the 563rd Medical Logistics Company's forward logistics element load power distribution cables as part of a field training exercise, held Aug. 15-22 in South Korea.

Exercise tests 95th Medical Detachment’s readiness, builds emergency blood donor pool
August 27, 2020
Spc. Riley Jackson administers a blood draw on Lt. Col. Marcus D. Perkins, commander of the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Center-Korea, during a field training exercise, held Aug. 10-14. The 95th Medical Detachment-Blood Support, a component of USAMMC-K, conducted the exercise to drill its prescreening procedures and practice operations for a large-scale blood collection event.

U.S. Army Medical Materiel Center-Korea reduces medication costs through ‘brand-to-generic’ initiative
August 10, 2020
A Soldier with the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Center-Korea inventories medical supplies in a warehouse. The Army’s newest 1-star command will project and sustain medical materiel capabilities and data for the Army and joint force. Army Medical Logistics Command, a major subordinate command of Army Materiel Command, reached initial operational capability June 1 and is expected to be fully operational Oct. 1. (Courtesy Asset)

COVID-19 Response Highlighted at Change of Command for Army's Medical Materiel Center-Korea
June 23, 2020
Lt. Col. Marcus D. Perkins, left, new commander of the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Center-Korea, stands with Col. Derek C. Cooper, center, and Lt. Col. Marc R. Welde. Cooper, commander of the 65th Medical Brigade, served as the stand in for Col. Michael Lalor, commander of Army Medical Logistics Command, during a Change of Command ceremony on June 18 at Camp Carroll.

USAMMC-K Soldier, military spouse recognized among USAG-Daegu's top volunteers
May 21, 2020
U.S. Army Pfc. Bless Pantlitz, center left, a member of the 563rd Medical Logistics Company, and Rachael Welde, center right, are pictured with USAG-Daegu Commander Col. Ed Ballanco and Command Sgt. Maj. Alan Cline on May 14 at Camp Walker's Evergreen Club. Pantlitz was recently recognized as USAG-Daegu's Active Duty Service Member of the Year and Welde was named the overall USFK Area IV and USAG-Daegu Volunteer of the Year, along with the President’s Volunteer Service Award.

USAMMC-K plays key role in fight against COVID-19 in Korea
March 26, 2020
Soldiers from the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Center-Korea's 563rd Medical Logistics Company loads Class VIII medical supplies onto a CH-47 helicopter with guidance from the 2ID/2CAB crew chief on March 24, 2020.

USAMMC-K Recognized for Safety Program
January 21, 2020

Army Major Named Honorary Member of Korean Military Medical Association
December 17, 2019

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USAMMC-K provides comprehensive medical logistics support to United States Forces Korea in order to set and sustain readiness and multi-domain operations.

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