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108th Medical Group launches MEDEVAC TCCC training

During MEDEVAC training, participants prepare to transport a mock patient out of a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter at the Babe Ruth field, Nov. 16, 2020 on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. This training helps military personnel on how to transport patients in and out of moving vehicles. (U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Barney)

During MEDEVAC training, participants prepare to transport a mock patient out of a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter at the Babe Ruth field, Nov. 16, 2020 on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. This training helps military personnel on how to transport patients in and out of moving vehicles. (U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Barney)

Airmen from the 108th Wing set a mock patient on a litter to be transported as part of a Medical Evacuation and Tactical Combat Casualty Care training on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Nov. 16, 2020. The MEDEVAC TCCC training gives a basic understanding of how service members can apply emergency triage in any applicable situation in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Morales)

Airmen from the 108th Wing set a mock patient on a litter to be transported as part of a Medical Evacuation and Tactical Combat Casualty Care training on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Nov. 16, 2020. The MEDEVAC TCCC training gives a basic understanding of how service members can apply emergency triage in any applicable situation in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Morales)

Participants transport a mock patient while wearing Mission Oriented Protective Posture gear during MEDEVAC tactical combat casualty care training at the Babe Ruth field, Nov. 16, 2020 on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. Airmen must wear personal protection equipment while performing MEDEVAC tasks to practice safety procedures and prevent further casualties. (U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Barney)

Participants transport a mock patient while wearing Mission Oriented Protective Posture gear during MEDEVAC tactical combat casualty care training at the Babe Ruth field, Nov. 16, 2020 on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. Airmen must wear personal protection equipment while performing MEDEVAC tasks to practice safety procedures and prevent further casualties. (U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Barney)

Airmen from the 108th Wing set a mock patient onto a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Nov. 16, 2020. The Medical Evacuation and Tactical Combat Casualty Care training gives a basic understanding of how service members can apply emergency triage in any applicable situation in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Morales)

Airmen from the 108th Wing set a mock patient onto a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Nov. 16, 2020. The Medical Evacuation and Tactical Combat Casualty Care training gives a basic understanding of how service members can apply emergency triage in any applicable situation in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Morales)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Joshua Swantek, 108th Medical Group wing inspection team leader, prepares participants for their first MEDEVAC tactical combat casualty care mock casualty training at the Babe Ruth Field, Nov. 16, 2020 at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. This training helps military personnel on how to transport patients in and out of moving vehicles. (U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Barney)

U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Joshua Swantek, 108th Medical Group wing inspection team leader, prepares participants for their first MEDEVAC tactical combat casualty care mock casualty training at the Babe Ruth Field, Nov. 16, 2020 at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. This training helps military personnel on how to transport patients in and out of moving vehicles. (U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Barney)

U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Michael Toth, Charlie Company 1st Battalion 171st Aviation Regiment flight medic, instructs participants from the 108th Medical Group onto a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter as part of Medical Evacuation and Tactical Combat Casualty Care training on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Nov. 16, 2020. The MEDEVAC TCCC training gives a basic understanding of how service members can apply emergency triage in any applicable situation in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Morales)

U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Michael Toth, Charlie Company 1st Battalion 171st Aviation Regiment flight medic, instructs participants from the 108th Medical Group onto a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter as part of Medical Evacuation and Tactical Combat Casualty Care training on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Nov. 16, 2020. The MEDEVAC TCCC training gives a basic understanding of how service members can apply emergency triage in any applicable situation in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Morales)

Barbara Hoyt, 421st Combat Training Squadron contingency skills instructor, instructs participants about tactical combat casualty care at the 108th Medical Group training classroom, Nov. 16, 2020 on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. Hoyt specializes in TCCC to ensure that military personnel provide pre-hospital care to others while in combat zones. (U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Barney)

Barbara Hoyt, 421st Combat Training Squadron contingency skills instructor, instructs participants about tactical combat casualty care at the 108th Medical Group training classroom, Nov. 16, 2020 on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. Hoyt specializes in TCCC to ensure that military personnel provide pre-hospital care to others while in combat zones. (U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Barney)

Airmen from the 108th Wing check each others Mission Oriented Protective Posture gear as part of the Medical Evacuation and Tactical Combat Casualty Care training on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. Nov. 16, 2020. The MEDEVAC TCCC training gives a basic understanding of how service members can apply emergency triage in any applicable situation in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Morales)

Airmen from the 108th Wing check each others Mission Oriented Protective Posture gear as part of the Medical Evacuation and Tactical Combat Casualty Care training on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. Nov. 16, 2020. The MEDEVAC TCCC training gives a basic understanding of how service members can apply emergency triage in any applicable situation in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Morales)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Gyasi Mann, 108th Medical Group public health officer, U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Craig Virginia, 421st Combat Training Squadron tactical combat casualty care NCOIC and Barbara Hoyt, 421st CTS contingency skills instructor, teach participants about the fundamentals of TCCC at the 108th MDG training classroom, Nov. 16, 2020, on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. The training helps participants provide casualty treatment care during combat operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Barney)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Gyasi Mann, 108th Medical Group public health officer, U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Craig Virginia, 421st Combat Training Squadron tactical combat casualty care NCOIC and Barbara Hoyt, 421st CTS contingency skills instructor, teach participants about the fundamentals of TCCC at the 108th MDG training classroom, Nov. 16, 2020, on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. The training helps participants provide casualty treatment care during combat operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Barney)

Airmen from the 108th Wing transport a mock patient on a litter as part of a Medical Evacuation and Tactical Combat Casualty Care training on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. Nov. 16, 2020. The MEDEVAC TCCC training gives a basic understanding of how service members can apply emergency triage in any applicable situation in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Morales)
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Airmen from the 108th Wing transport a mock patient on a litter as part of a Medical Evacuation and Tactical Combat Casualty Care training on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. Nov. 16, 2020. The MEDEVAC TCCC training gives a basic understanding of how service members can apply emergency triage in any applicable situation in a deployed environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Morales)

Participants pose in front of a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter before initiating MEDEVAC tactical combat casualty care training at the Babe Ruth field, Nov. 16, 2020 on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. The objectives of MEDEVAC TCCC are to treat casualties, prevent additional casualties and mission completion. (U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Barney)
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Participants pose in front of a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter before initiating MEDEVAC tactical combat casualty care training at the Babe Ruth field, Nov. 16, 2020 on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. The objectives of MEDEVAC TCCC are to treat casualties, prevent additional casualties and mission completion. (U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Barney)

JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. -- During MEDEVAC training, participants prepare to transport a mock patient out of a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter at the Babe Ruth field, Nov. 16, 2020 on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. This training helps military personnel on how to transport patients in and out of moving vehicles. (U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Barney)