U.S. Army Deputy Chief of Staff for Warrior Care and Transition

Members of the Army wheelchair basketball team display silver medals at Warrior Games.

Members of the Army wheelchair basketball team display silver medals at the 2010 Warrior Games.

The mission of the U.S. Army Medical Command (MEDCOM) Deputy Chief of Staff for Warrior Care and Transition (DCS, WCT) is to oversee, integrate, and synchronize policy, advocacy, and execution for warrior care initiatives and the Army Wounded Warrior Program as an integral enabler of Army Readiness.

WCT serves an essential role, not only in managing the care and recovery of Soldiers evacuated from theater, but also those preparing to deploy and those who have returned from combat that require complex care management to cope with the effects of war and multiple deployments. WCT works to ensure everything possible is done to enable Soldiers to return to duty. WCT also plays an important role in ensuring Reserve Component Soldiers receive the care they require prior to and after deployment to remain mission ready.

WCT has the following core warrior care competencies:

For more information on WCT and our programs, contact us.