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Medical Enlisted Corps

The Medical Enlisted Corps is comprised of approximately 34,000 Total Force Airmen who fulfill critical roles in the success of the Air Force Medical Service delivering care to Airmen, Guardians, and their families.

Medical Enlisted Airmen from around the world perform in multiple capacities, ranging from assisting providers through a wide scope of scenarios, managing health care administration, overseeing resourcing and logistics for medical facilities, and more - all accomplished in the support and execution of high reliable care to approximately 2.6 million beneficiaries around the globe.

The exceptionally skilled abilities of our Medical Enlisted Corps are immeasurable and firmly make it possible for health care teams to deliver Trusted Care ... anytime, anywhere.

More Information

Ask the CMEF

Submit a question or comment to the Chief of the Medical Enlisted Force. You will receive a response back within two business days. Thank you for reaching out to us.

Contact Us

Attn: DAF / CMEF
Office of the U.S Air Force Surgeon General address:
7700 Arlington Boulevard, Falls Church, Virginia 22042-5101

For more information, please contact:

MSgt Lynn Lillington
Manager, Medical Enlisted Force

Interested in Health Care?

Learn how the Air Force seeks to add the best health care professionals to our team.

Health Care Careers

Learn more about a wide array of educational and career-broadening opportunities.

Training and Education

Corps Chief

CMSgt James M. Woods
Chief, Medical Enlisted Force (CMEF) and Enlisted Corps Chief

Medical Enlisted Corps in Action

Learn how the Medical Education & Training Campus develops and trains the world's finest medical technicians in support of the Department of Defense.

U.S. Air Force MSgt. Richard Pacheco describes his role as the Senior Enlisted Leader while participating in Operation Allies Refuge at Ramstein Air Base, Germany.

31st Medical Group members conduct a MEDIC-X and Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) exercise for personnel assigned to Aviano Air Base, Italy.

U.S. Air Force MSgt. Brylie Button reflects on her military career as she competes to earn a spot among the 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year.