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  • Sizzlin’ summer safety

    As summer approaches and families spend time traveling for beach vacations or barbeques, they also face unique safety concerns.
  • 20th MDG nurses, technicians celebrated

    On the frontline of health care, nurses and technicians are likely to be some of the first faces an individual sees upon entering a medical facility. These trained professionals work to listen to concerns and prepare patients for treatment in addition to striving to provide trusted care.
  • 20th MDG physicians provide trusted care

    This year’s National Doctors’ Day, a day dedicated to recognizing the work of physicians, is March 30.
  • 20th MDG integrates physicians, squadrons

    Family healthcare providers assigned to the 20th Medical Operations Squadron began transitioning to a patient care empanelment model, fall 2017.
  • 20th MDG reviews patient safety

    The 20th Medical Group celebrated National Patient Safety Awareness Week at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, March 11-17 with events such as a poster contest and trivia.
  • BEE flight promotes safe environment

    On a typical day, 20th Aerospace Medicine Squadron bioenvironmental engineers are busy bees, monitoring environmental factors such as the installation’s water and air quality to identify and evaluate any potential hazards and ensure the safety of Airmen and families who make the 20th Fighter Wing mission happen.
  • Airman readiness: Taking care of the body starts with the mouth

    Before reaching for that mid-afternoon soda or in to that bowl of office candy, you might want to think about how well you are keeping your mouth clean. The mouth is an important part of the body and can affect overall health. October is Dental Hygiene Month and, according to Air Force dental experts, most do not realize the impact of optimal oral health care on readiness.
  • EMT Rodeo 2016

    U.S. Air Force Emergency Medical Technicians gathered to compete in the 9th annual Air Force Medical Service EMT Rodeo at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., Aug. 24-27, 2016.The two and a half day competition involved 24 EMT teams from across the Air Force, both CONUS and OCONUS installations challenging one another for the title of the “Best of the