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Surgical technicians??? backstage work recognized

JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska -- Senior Airman Candace Smith a surgical technician with the 673d Medical Support Squadron. Hands another surgical technician an instrument the surgeon requested 11 September 2012, in the operating room of the JBER hospital. Surgical tecnicians prepare each and every utensil used in sugery, making sure it is sanitized and works properly. (U.S. Air Force Photo/ Airman 1st Class Omari Bernard)

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