The 42d Medical Group supports the mission of Air University, 42d Air Base Wing, 908th Airlift Wing, and tenant units at Maxwell Air Force Base and Gunter Annex. The Group is comprised of three squadrons: the 42d Aerospace Medicine Squadron, 42d Medical Operations Squadron, and 42d Medical Support Squadron.The 42d Medical Group is accredited by The Joint Commission under the Ambulatory Health Care Accreditation Program. The 42d Medical Support Squadron’s Medical Laboratory is accredited by the College of American Pathologists.
The 42d Medical Group is also comprised of the 42d Medical Group Staff which includes the Medical Group Commander, Superintendent, Chief of Medical Staff, Chief Nurse, Chief of Aerospace Medicine, the Quality Office, Patient Safety, Group Practice Manager, and Case Managers.
The 42d Aerospace Medicine Squadron is composed of Flight Medicine, Trainee Health, Base Operational Medicine, Dental, Optometry, Public Health, Health Promotions, and Bioenvironmental Engineering.
The 42d Medical Operations Squadron is composed of Family Health, Pediatrics, Immunizations, Physical Therapy, Mental Health, Behavioral Health, Women’s Health, Educational and Developmental Intervention Services, and Chiropractor.
The 42d Medical Support Squadron is composed of Pharmacy, Laboratory, Radiology, Medical Logistics, TRICARE Operations and Patient Administration, Resource Management Office, Medical Readiness, Information Systems, and the Commander Support Staff.