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What does HC stand for?

HC stands for Hospital Corpsman (US Navy)

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Kwell[R] has been used for as long as I have been involved with the field of medicine (which dates back to the late 1960s when I was a Navy Hospital Corpsman with the Marines in Vietnam).
After arriving on scene, Hue City dispatched two rigid-hull inflatable boats, transporting the ship's hospital corpsman, and the visit, board, search and seizure (VBSS) team to assess the injured personnel.
During his 10 years of service as a Hospital Corpsman, he completed a Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Care Management and was commissioned in October 1999 as a Supply Corps Officer.
After providing medical treatment for two Marines who were shot during a firefight in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, in 2010, Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Jacob Emmott, a corpsman with 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, was shot in the head.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] "She was awake but not coherent," said Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Justin Foxworth, who was first to treat Paver.