In-Place Patient Decontamination training

Tom Bocek II, instructor, works with Master Sgt. Aaron McGee and Senior Airman Gari Altamirano, 377th Medical Group, on their triage and decontamination skills during In-Place Patient Decontamination training June 28 at Kirtland AFB’s 377th MDG Main Clinic. Seventeen Airmen participated in the training, which provides education on life saving skills required to triage, initiate field treatment, manage patient flow, decontaminate and save victims from chemical, biological, radiological or nuclear emergencies. Here, students worked to decontaminate mock casualties from a terrorist attack using a weapon of mass destruction.

PHOTO BY: Kendahl Johnson
VIRIN: 180628-F-QW368-001.JPG
Additional Details

No camera details available.


Read More

This photograph is considered public domain and has been cleared for release. If you would like to republish please give the photographer appropriate credit. Further, any commercial or non-commercial use of this photograph or any other DoD image must be made in compliance with guidance found at, which pertains to intellectual property restrictions (e.g., copyright and trademark, including the use of official emblems, insignia, names and slogans), warnings regarding use of images of identifiable personnel, appearance of endorsement, and related matters.