Periodic Health Assessment
Periodic Health Assessment (PHA) is a new requirement mandating Soldiers to receive
a yearly physical assessment. This requirement will replace the physical exam
requirement of every 5 years over the age 30. The PHA will still be a two
part process completed at the Physical Exam Section (PES) of the Reception
Before scheduling an appointment at PES go to AKO and fill out the PHA online self
assessment. If computer access isn't available please let PES know at the appointment.
Location: PES, Reception Medical Clinic, Washington Rd, Bldg 1890
When: Monday - Friday 1230-1530
How: Fill out the PHA self assessment on AKO under my medical
readiness, once completed call PES at 803-751-7669 to schedule appointment.
Required items: Medical Records or minimum deployable record
(DD 2766) both located in the MACH medical records room, Profile (both temporary
and permanent), Medications and eye glasses w/prescription if current.