116th Medical Group Airmen join nationwide CERFP units for Nellis medical training event

U.S. Air Force Capt. Frances Burress, with the 116th Medical Group (MDG), Georgia Air National Guard, places a chest tube during the thoracic trauma skills station of Advanced Trauma Life Support training at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., Jan. 26, 2018. Airmen from the 116th MDG, Detachment (DET) 1, joined more than 15 Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear High-Yield Explosive, Enhanced Response Force Package, or CERFP, units for an intensive medical training event aimed at sharpening their skills. The 116th MDG, DET 1, is a part of the FEMA Region 4 Homeland Response Force. When a natural or man-made disaster strikes our homeland, CERFP units are designed to deploy within hours to assist the Defense Support of Civil Authorities. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Kari Giles)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Karil Giles
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