Hazardous and Regulated Medical Waste 
 

NOTE: As of 17 August 2015, PHCR-West has merged with other Public Health Commands.

  • Technical services are now aligned under Public Health Command - Pacific (Provisional).
  • The San Diego and Joint Base Lewis-McChord districts transitioned to Regional Health Command - Pacific (Provisional) on 17 August 2015.
  • The Fort Carson district transitioned to Regional Health Command - Central (Provisional) on
    28 August 2015.
  • The information here is provided as a courtesy and may not be up-to-date.

Contact Information

Name: PHCR-West Environmental Health Engineering Division - Hazardous and Regulated Medical Waste 
Email Address: PHCR-West@amedd.army.mil 
Telephone: 253.966.0069 
DSN: (312) 347.0069 
Mailing Address:
USAPHC Public Health Command Region-West
Environmental Health Engineering Division - Hazardous and Regulated Medical Waste
ATTN: MCHB-AW-EH
Joint Base Lewis-McChord
Fort Lewis, WA 98433

Related subjects and resources

Waste Management Assistance Visits (WMAVs)

On-site staff assistance visit to Army hospitals, and clinics to address environmental compliance issues in support of Preventive Medicine, Environmental Science Officers with hazardous waste, and Regulated Medical Waste management. Available upon request approximately every two years per garrison. Centrally funded.

Pollution Prevention Assessments

Conduct Pollution Prevention Opportunity Assessments to identify potential methods of reducing amount of hazardous and Regulated Medical Waste generated by organizations.