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Members of Team Fairchild gathered during the Pinwheels for Prevention event to raise awareness for Child Abuse Awareness Month Apr. 12, 2017, at Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington. For more than 30 years, America has acknowledged April as Child Abuse Awareness Month. Sweeping legislation throughout the 70s and 80s gave rise to the needed public awareness campaign. Despite these efforts, in 2014, the Center for Disease Control estimated over 1,500 children died from abuse and neglect in the United States. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Sean Campbell) April is Child Abuse Awareness Month
For more than 30 years, America has acknowledged April as Child Abuse Awareness Month. Sweeping legislation throughout the 70s and 80s gave rise to the needed public awareness campaign. Despite these efforts, in 2014, the Center for Disease Control estimated over 1,500 children died from abuse and neglect in the United States.
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Default Air Force Logo Stand Up for Patient Safety: Your Role as a Patient
During your visit, the healthcare professionals and clinic staff at the 92nd Medical Group do everything they can to insure your safety and well-being. Don’t forget that you, too, are an important member of your healthcare team. Informed and involved patients play a crucial role in protecting their own safety.   The 92nd MDG is committed to the
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Default Air Force Logo Join the 92nd MDG as we ‘Stand Up for Patient Safety’
As a demonstration of our commitment to the well-being of our patients, the 92nd Medical Group has, for the third year in a row, joined the National Patient Safety Foundation and many other leading hospitals and health systems across the country in the Stand Up for Patient Safety program.   NPSF recognizes the imminent needs of healthcare
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Default Air Force Logo 92nd Medical Group ‘Stands Up’ for Patient Safety
For the third consecutive year in a row, the 92nd Medical Group would like to call attention to its sustained commitment to patient safety as a priority for all staff. Patient safety is managed through a program focused on education and improvement called Stand Up for Patient Safety, this program is part of a nationwide effort led by the National
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A 2nd Air Refueling Squadron KC-10 Extender from Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., prepares to refuel a B-2 Spirit, during a training exercise near Kansas, Nov. 10, 2016. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Keith James) Impending Pilot Shortage, a Developing National Crisis
Our nation expects a great deal from its military, but it comes at a cost. Air Mobility Command -- the organization responsible for airlift, aerial refueling, aeromedical evacuation, and enroute support -- is constantly faced with challenges testing the resilience of our airmen.Whether airdropping combat supplies, fueling fighters and bombers on
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Default Air Force Logo The power and strength in storytelling
Everyone loves a good story. They are powerful and can capture the imagination. They have the ability to teach in a powerful way that a factual statement can’t begin to illustrate or unfold.
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February is Black History Month and the Fairchild Air Force Base Black History Month committee is excited to highlight those who have made history in the African American community. The observance of Black History Month was instituted by Public Law 99-244. This year’s theme is “The Crisis in Black Education.” (Courtesy Photo) 
Celebrating Black History Month, Booker T. Washington
February is Black History Month and the Fairchild Air Force Base Black History Month committee is excited to highlight those who have made history in the African American community.
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Col. Barry T. Cargle, 92nd Operations Group Commander, poses for his official photo at Fairchild Air Force Base, Wash., June 22, 2016.  (U.S. Air Force photo/A1C Taylor Shelton) Every Airman enables global fight
Every week I welcome back another group of Airmen as they return to Fairchild from locations around the world where they executed combat missions, facilitated partnership building and enabled training missions in support of our national objectives. Then, in the span of only a few hours, I turn around and bid farewell to another group of Airmen departing to conduct the very same missions.
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2017
The notable German-born psychologist, Erik Erickson, defined several social development stages, including adolescence, which includes ages 13 to approximately 20. One major characteristic of this stage is that the individual is working to refine a sense of self by testing roles and then integrating them to form a single identity. February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month
In the movie “Hacksaw Ridge,” the main character, Desmond Doss, is on a date with his new girlfriend. Their interaction in the movie theater is awkward and much like any first date. After a few moments, she jokingly infers that he needs to brush up on his dating skills. It may sound silly, but how realistic was that request?We all have our own
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2017
Mumps is a contagious viral infection that can cause pain and swelling in the salivary glands. Mumps and You
Mumps is a contagious viral infection that can cause pain and swelling in the salivary glands.Mumps is spread through the saliva or mucus from an infected person and is transmitted to another by coughing, sneezing or talking and sharing items, such as cups or eating utensils.The most common symptoms of mumps include fever, headache, loss of
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