Physicians are commissioned as Medical Corps (MC) officers in the Army Medical Department (AMEDD). MC officers conserve the Army’s fighting strength by providing the highest quality healthcare to Soldiers, family members, retirees and other eligible beneficiaries. MC officers conduct and supervise direct patient care, plan and execute disease prevention and health promotion programs, exercise command of medical units as provided by law and regulation, perform special staff functions in combat health support for commanders at all levels, conduct medical research on diseases of military importance, and conduct, supervise, and participate in the training of other medical personnel needed to sustain a robust and combat-ready medical system.
In addition to the standard benefits, the Army National Guard offers additional incentives for Medical Corps officers:
* There are special provisions for Foreign Medical Graduates and Resident Physicians, please contact the recruiting team for more information.
For more information please contact the AMEDD recruiter.