In your Boots: 386th Expeditionary Medical Group emergency medical technicians

Staff Sgt. Sarah Kurszewski, 386th Expeditionary Medical Group medical technician, left, Chief Master Sgt. Jason Colón, 386th Air Expeditionary Wing command chief, center, and U.S. Air Force Col. Rod Simpson, 386th Air Expeditionary Wing commander, prepares to load a gurney into an ambulance during a medical response exercise at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, Dec. 5, 2019. During the visit, wing leadership joined 386th EMDG medical technicians and simulated treatment of a cardiac arrest patient, performed CPR and transported the patient for further treatment at the wing’s medical facility. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mozer O. Da Cunha)
Staff Sgt. Sarah Kurszewski, 386th Expeditionary Medical Group medical technician, left, Chief Master Sgt. Jason Colón, 386th Air Expeditionary Wing command chief, center, and U.S. Air Force Col. Rod Simpson, 386th Air Expeditionary Wing commander, prepares to load a gurney into an ambulance during a medical response exercise at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, Dec. 5, 2019. During the visit, wing leadership joined 386th EMDG medical technicians and simulated treatment of a cardiac arrest patient, performed CPR and transported the patient for further treatment at the wing’s medical facility. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mozer O. Da Cunha)

Chief Master Sgt. Jason Colón, 386th Air Expeditionary Wing command chief, carries a simulated patient during a 386th Expeditionary Medical Group medical response exercise at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, Dec. 5, 2019. Wing leadership visited and worked with the 386th EMDG as part of a wing leadership initiative to experience and work with Airmen in their particular areas of expertise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mozer O. Da Cunha)

U.S. Air Force Col. Rod Simpson, 386th Air Expeditionary Wing commander, left, Staff Sgt. Nikole Loboi, 386th Expeditionary Medical Group medical technician, center, and Chief Master Sgt. Jason Colón, 386th Air Expeditionary Wing command chief, right, perform CPR on a simulated patient during a 386th EMDG medical response exercise at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, Dec. 5, 2019. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or CPR, is an emergency medical procedure that combines chest compressions with artificial ventilation to manually preserve brain function and breathing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mozer O. Da Cunha)

Staff Sgt. Sarah Kurszewski, 386th Expeditionary Medical Group medical technician, removes a gurney from an ambulance during a medical response exercise at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, Dec. 5, 2019. A gurney is a flat, padded table or stretcher with legs and wheels, for transporting patients or bodies. Emergency medical responders use a gurney variation equipped with hydraulics to move the gurney up and down to facilitate loading patients into emergency vehicles. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mozer O. Da Cunha)

Chief Master Sgt. Jason Colón, 386th Air Expeditionary Wing command chief, left, Staff Sgt. Sarah Kurszewski, 386th Expeditionary Medical Group medical technician, center, and U.S. Air Force Col. Rod Simpson, 386th Air Expeditionary Wing commander, load a simulated patient onto a gurney during a medical response exercise at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, Dec. 5, 2019. A gurney is a flat, padded table or stretcher with legs and wheels, for transporting patients or bodies. Emergency medical responders us a gurney variation equipped with hydraulics to move the gurney up and down to facilitate loading patients into vehicles. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mozer O. Da Cunha)

Chief Master Sgt. Jason Colón, 386th Air Expeditionary Wing command chief, pushes a gurney during a medical response exercise at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, Dec. 5, 2019. During the visit, wing leadership joined 386th EMDG medical technicians where they provided treatment for a simulated cardiac arrest patient, performed cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or CPR, and transported the patient to the wing’s medical facility. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mozer O. Da Cunha)

Staff Sgt. Sarah Kurszewski, 386th Expeditionary Medical Group medical technician, left, Chief Master Sgt. Jason Colón, 386th Air Expeditionary Wing command chief, center, and U.S. Air Force Col. Rod Simpson, 386th Air Expeditionary Wing commander, prepares to load a gurney into an ambulance during a medical response exercise at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, Dec. 5, 2019. During the visit, wing leadership joined 386th EMDG medical technicians and simulated treatment of a cardiac arrest patient, performed CPR and transported the patient for further treatment at the wing’s medical facility. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mozer O. Da Cunha)

Staff Sgt. Nikole Loboi, 386th Expeditionary Medical Group medical technician, drives an ambulance during a medical response exercise at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, Dec. 5, 2019. Air Force medical technicians plan, provide and evaluate routine patient care and treatment. Organizes medical consults, performs and directs support activities for patient care situations.. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mozer O. Da Cunha)

Staff Sgt. Tyler Nupson, 386th Expeditionary Medical Group medical technician, performs assisted breathing to a simulated patient during a medical response exercise at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, Dec. 5, 2019. The bag valve mask is a non-invasive technique that improves respiration by providing patients with supplemental oxygen during treatment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mozer O. Da Cunha)

U.S. Air Force Col. Rod Simpson, 386th Air Expeditionary Wing commander, reads an advanced life support algorithm card while 386th Expeditionary Medical Group Airmen perform life-saving techniques to a simulated patient during a medical response exercise at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, Dec. 5, 2019. The Advanced Cardiac Life support card provides health care professionals with advanced interventional protocols and algorithms for treating cardiopulmonary medical emergencies. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mozer O. Da Cunha)

U.S. Air Force 1st Lt. Michael Larrea, 386th Expeditionary Medical Group provider, laughs with wing leadership after the conclusion of a medical response exercise at Ali Al Salem Air Base, Kuwait, Dec. 5, 2019. Wing leadership visited and worked with the 386th EMDG as part of a wing leadership initiative to experience and work with Airmen in their particular areas of expertise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mozer O. Da Cunha)

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*