Description: Barracks Patch – Australian Defence Force – Joint Health Command.
Comments: Barracks Patch – Australian Defence Force – Joint Health Command. Complete with velcro backing.
Joint Health Command (JHC) provides health care and, from the health perspective, ensures the preparedness of ADF personnel for operations, as well as preparing deployable elements of JHC for deployment in support of operations. To effect this JHC develops strategic health policy, provides strategic level health advice and exercises technical and financial control of ADF health units. The Directorate of Defence Clinical Services (DDCS) coordinates the provision of high quality health support within the National Support Area. Health staff within Joint Operations Command (JOC) and the environmental commands are responsible for health aspects of deployable capability.