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  • Laboratory team handles COVID testing

    Behind layers of personal protective equipment, a team of five Hanscom medical professionals are taking the health of the community into their own hands. Well-versed in handling all routine lab work, Airmen from the 66th Medical Squadron Biomedical Laboratory are now tackling all aspects of COVID-19 testing on the installation.
  • Tinker Talks: A conversation with a COVID surivivor

    When Anthony Baumann finished his quarantine after a 10-day hospital stay, he knew he could make a difference by telling his story of surviving the coronavirus.
  • Young AFLCMC Contracting Officer helps fight pandemic

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – When the COVID-19 pandemic began, the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment established the Joint Acquisition Task Force (JATF) to synchronize acquisition execution of the Department of Defense support for resources and to maintain the strategic national stockpile of medical supplies.
  • Eglin medics gear up for COVID fight

    96th Medical Group nurses deployed to North Dakota.
  • PEO Digital boosts US production of COVID-19 medical supplies

    The Department of Defense is leveraging Air Force Life Cycle Management Center acquisition professionals for their rapid contracting expertise to boost national stockpiles of critical medical equipment and supplies in the fight against COVID-19.
  • MFLC, EAP available for community

    Helping Organization officials are encouraging members of the community to be familiar with support resources this season. The Military Family Life Counseling and Employee Assistance Programs are available for personnel who need a boost through the holidays or may be battling COVID-fatigue.
  • Department of the Air Force restores previous military tuition assistance cap and AF COOL funding

    The Department of the Air Force restored military tuition assistance to $4,500 per fiscal year and Air Force Credentialing Opportunities Online preparatory course funding for fiscal year 2021, effective immediately.
  • Season of limited-size gatherings

    Holiday celebrations will require modifications during this year’s season of gatherings to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Public Health officials from the 66th Medical Squadron urge all to comply with local and state travel restrictions before traveling over Thanksgiving weekend.
  • AFTC commander, command chief visit Eglin

    Air Force Test Center leadership check in on 96th Test Wing Airmen and the status of the critical test mission at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida.

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