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Crew chiefs from Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., Senior Airman Samuel Bryant, 507th Maintenance Squadron, and Tech. Sgt. Justin Nichols, 507th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, prepare a KC-135 Stratotanker for flight Jan. 19, 2018, at Kona International Airport, Hawaii. 507th Air Refueling Wing air and maintenance crews flew the KC-135 to Hawaii in direct support of Exercise Sentry Aloha. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Samantha Mathison) 507th ARW supports Exercise Sentry Aloha
507th Air Refueling Wing Reserve Citizen Airmen here flew 10 aerial refueling missions in a KC-135R Stratotanker Jan. 10-24, in support of Exercise Sentry Aloha, hosted by the Hawaii Air National Guard’s 154th Wing located at Joint Base Pearl Harbor – Hickam, Hawaii.
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The “Trusted Care” badge serves as a reminder for the entire U.S. Air Force Medical Service (AFMS) to provide exemplary patient-centered care at every level. In order to ensure the patient is placed at the center of their care, Trusted Care has teamed up with the Institute of Healthcare Improvement (IHI) to develop an effective training program. Training is aimed at fostering a culture of safety from front-line providers to senior leaders. (U.S. Air Force photo by SSgt Jensen Stidham) Strengthening Trusted Care culture in Air Force medicine
On October 26th, 2017, over 130 leaders across various health care organizations gathered to listen to Col. Christian Lyons and Lt. Col. Michael Fea speak on Trusted Care’s aim of positioning the Air Force Medical Service as a high reliability organization.
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Then Airmen First Class Nicole Moore, a medical technician stationed at Joint Base San Antonio – Lackland, was one of the first responders treating patients after the attack at Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan on Nov 12, 2016. As a recipient of the 2017 Outstanding Airman of the Year award, Moore was recognized for her dedication to the principles of patient-centered Trusted Care. (Courtesy photo) Airman proves the importance of mission readiness on Trusted Care
November 12, 2016 began as another normal day at Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan for Senior Airman Nicole Moore. That day was anything but normal.
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TRICARE is changing. Are you ready? Take command: Urgent care now easier to access
As of Jan. 1, 2018, most TRICARE Prime enrollees no longer need a referral for urgent care visits and point-of-service charges no longer apply for urgent care claims. This change replaces the previous policy, which waived referrals for the first two urgent care visits per year.
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Capt. Michael Olson, with the 72nd Security Forces Squadron and Brad Beam, with the 72nd Civil Engineering Directorate, brief Air Force Sustainment Center Commander Lt. Gen. Lee K. Levy II on the requirements, communication plan and future needs of the newly-opened Pegasus Gate located on South Air Depot Blvd. They also provided an overview of traffic flow changes due to gate construction Pegasus Gate opening a success
On Jan. 16 when Gott Gate closed down for a construction project, the new Pegasus Gate opened up just a quarter mile south on South Air Depot Boulevard.  The Gott Gate construction project is part of an overall $9.7 million four-gate construction project to enhance security on Tinker Air Force Base. Over a three-year period, four gates will close
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MSgt Ashley Strong, U.S. Air Force dental flight chief out of Schriever Air Force Base, was a recipient of the 2017 Outstanding Airman of the Year award and was recognized for her dedication to efficiency and patient satisfaction (Courtesy photo). Airman upholds the Trusted Care principles through the delivery of efficient care and patient satisfaction
For U.S. Air Force MSgt Ashley Strong, delivering patient-centered Trusted Care is more than a policy. For this Air Force dental flight chief, Trusted Care is about using the expertise and experiences of all Air Force Medical Service (AFMS) Airmen at every level to find better ways to provide quality, patient-centered care.
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Default Air Force Logo Government reopens; Tinker employees to resume duty
Team Tinker, The government has been officially re-opened.For bargaining unit employees the expectation is that you will return to work 12 hours from notification; for non-bargaining employees the expectation is that they will return to work on their normal duty schedule.  For those working shift work, check with your supervisor for specific
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Default Air Force Logo Government Shutdown Affects Tinker AFB
Team Tinker A government shutdown has occurred and will have impacts on Tinker AFB personnel and our operations.  To get the most updated status on the shutdown, employees should visit the OPM website at https://www.opm.gov/.  For our valued civilian and military members of Tinker, all should report to work on Monday and receive specific
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Default Air Force Logo Airman convicted, sentenced for sexual assault and related offenses
On Jan. 2, a general court-martial convened at Tinker Air Force Base for a master sergeant assigned to the 970th Airborne Air Control Squadron. The prosecution of the sergeant was handled by the Office of the Staff Judge Advocate, 72nd Air Base Wing. The sergeant was charged with two specifications of sexual assault, two specifications of assault
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Default Air Force Logo Maintaining ‘Star’ status: 76th CMXG prepares for recertification
The 76th Commodities Maintenance Group is the first among the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex Organizations to begin recertification for their Voluntary Protection Program “Star” status. Awarded for the first time in 2015 following a successful 2014 audit, the 76th CMXG maintained a high level of readiness for the Occupational Safety and Health
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