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U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Celeste Okokon, 7th Aerospace Medicine Squadron flight chief, cleans an Airman’s teeth March 7, 2013, at Dyess Air Force Base, Texas. Okokon, now a master sergeant, has been selected as one of the Air Force’s 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year for 2012. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Peter Thompson/Released) Dyess SNCO named Outstanding Airman of the Year
Each year, the Air Force selects 12 enlisted Airmen that epitomize the Air Force's core values;
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Staff Sgt. (then Senior Airmen) Lauren Everett was recently announced as one of the service's top enlisted members and named one of the 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year for 2013. Everett is an Aerospace Medical Service journeyman assigned to the 48th Inpatient Squadron as a maternal child care technician at RAF Lakenheath. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Lausanne Genuino/Released) One of our own, one of the best
Air Force officials recently announced the service's top enlisted members, naming the 12 Outstanding
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Staff Sgt. Casey Anderson demonstrates the head tilt, chin lift technique during a basic life support class July 12 at the Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. Anderson, one of this year’s Air Force 12 Outstanding Airmen, is a mental health and neuropsychology technician at the 59th Medical Operations Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Kevin Iinuma)
59th MDW Outstanding Airman strives to make a difference
A mental health technician from the 59th Medical Wing was recently recognized as one of the 12
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Default Air Force Logo SecDef: DOD welcomes Supreme Court decision
Defense Department officials will move forward in making benefits available to all military spouses,
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59th Fighter Group Army Air Corpsmen take a group photo at Thomasville Army Airfield, Ga. The 59th FG was in activated on May 1, 1944. On July 31, 1985, the unit was redesignated as the 59th Tactical Fighter Wing but remained inactive. The wing was finally reactivated and consolidated with the Wilford Hall U.S. Air Force Hospital on July 1, 1993.(Courtesy photo) 59th Medical Wing celebrates 20 years of excellence
Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center became a numbered wing 20 years ago on July 1, 1993, the same day
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YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan -- Staff Sgt. Raven Taylor (left), 374th Medical Operations Squadron medical technician, talks about incoming patients with Senior Airman Taylor Kanka, 374th MDOS medical technician, and Capt. Westina Tolbert, 374th Medical Operations Squadron nurse, in the Urgent Care Center at Yokota Air Base, Japan, July 8, 2011. Sergeant Taylor was named one of the Air Force's 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year for 2011 for her work at her previous base, Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Samuel Morse) Med Tech named Outstanding Airman of the Year
Air Force officials named a former Eielson Airman one of the 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year for
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Senior Airman Daniel Shimanski, 436th Medical Operations Squadron emergency medical technician, receives the Air Force Combat Action Medal April 5, 2013, at the base theater on Dover Air Force Base, Del. The AFCAM, which is awarded to people who are actively engaged in lethal fire or are being engaged, is actually a rare award for medics to receive since most of them only deploy to the hospitals down range. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Jared Duhon) AF medic receives medal for courage under fire
Senior Airman Daniel Shimanski, 436th Medical Operations Squadron emergency medical technician, was
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Default Air Force Logo Air Force Medical Service goes green and receives top energy award
The Air Force Medical Service (AFMS) was awarded the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
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Col. Carole Farley of the 96th Medical Group, was awarded the Bronze Star March 12 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. She was honored for meritorious service as the
commander while deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom with the 455th
Expeditionary Medical Operations Squadron in Afghanistan.  According to the medal write-up, as the Craig Joint Theater Hospital's 455th EMOS commander, Farley's outstanding performance, expertise and dedication to duty greatly contributed to the overall success of the unit's mission. Her leadership enabled 20,000 outpatient visits, treatment of 1,200 traumas, 1,400 major surgeries and 1,700 intensive care and inpatient admissions supporting injured combatants.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Irene Freiberg)
MDG colonel earns Bronze Star
Col. Carole Farley of the 96th Medical Group, was awarded the Bronze Star March 12 at Eglin Air
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Flight nurses change military medical care (Graphic by Sylvia Saab) Flight nurses revolutionize military medical care
Before World War II, the U.S. military showed little interest in using aircraft and flight nurses to
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