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72nd Air Base Wing Commander Col. Kenyon Bell speaks to attendees at the first of two Tinker Town Hall sessions held Jan. 26 at the Tinker Club. Col. Bell discussed gate construction around the base and introduced the new management team of Balfour Beatty Communities. Tinker Housing Town Hall highlights ongoing base projects
Col. Kenyon K. Bell, 72nd Air Base Wing commander, led two Tinker Housing Town Hall meetings on Jan. 26 at the Tinker Club. Topics included the U.S. Air Force Materiel Command’s Exercise Agile Warrior now wrapping up at Tinker Air Force Base, the $9.7 million four-gate upgrade and Balfour Beatty Communities’ plan to replace PEX piping in 394 base
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Default Air Force Logo Celebrating Black History Month
The origins of Black History Month date back to 1915 with the founding of the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, an organization dedicated to promoting the achievements of black Americans and others of African descent. The group sponsored a national Negro History week in 1926, the second week of February, to coincide with the
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Default Air Force Logo Chaplain Corps introduces Faithworks
The Air Force Chaplain Corps recently launched an Air Force-wide campaign that will be infused throughout the year. The campaign, Faithworks, is designed to educate Airmen over the evidence regarding the positive relationship between spirituality, religion and health, and to encourage Air Force leaders to see faith as a resource.The Chaplain Corps
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Default Air Force Logo Tinker VITA office is now open for tax season
The Tinker Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Office program, organized by the base legal office, is open through April 13. The VITA office is located in Bldg. 1, Door 3 on the west side of the building. There are signs guiding visitors to the office. VITA hours of operation are from 7:30 to 11 a.m. and noon to 3:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays
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AFMC Health and Wellness AFMC promotes wellness screening campaign
During the month of February, Air Force Materiel Command is launching its “Do You Know Your Numbers” wellness screening campaign. The purpose of the campaign is to raise awareness of the importance of knowing your numbers to help prevent chronic diseases such diabetes, hypertension, and cardiovascular disease.
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Air Force Sustainment Center Commander Lt. Gen. Lee K. Levy II addresses members of the Utah State House of Representatives on Wednesday. Lt Gen Levy also addressed members of the Utah State Senate concerning the importance of relationships between legislatures and military installations.  Military and civil leaders then attended the Meet the Military event at the Utah State Capitol rotunda. (Courtesy photo) Utah legislature mingles with Airmen at 'Meet the Military' event
Air Force Sustainment Center Commander Lt. Gen. Lee K. Levy II addresses members of the Utah State House of Representatives on Wednesday.
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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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