Medical Element

The Medical Element consists of U.S. soldiers and civilians, as well as Honduran professionals working together to provide a wide range of health care services to service members and basic medical support to the people of Central America.

MEDEL consists of a dental clinic, pharmacy, patient administration, laboratory, preventive medicine, radiology, medical maintenance, medical supply, personnel administrative center, unit supply, emergency medical technicians, aviation medicine and operations.

MEDEL also provides a wide range of health care services through Medical Readiness Training Exercises in Central America, while providing health service support and mobile surgical teams to US Forces deployed throughout the area of operations.



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