The medics of the 1st Battalion, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, respond to a casualty evacuation request during a training exercise at Rodriguez Range, South Korea, July 27, 2015. During the exercise, injured Soldiers receive care in order to stabilize their condition long enough to transport them to the unit's combined troop aid station. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. John Healy, 2ABCT PAO, 1st Cav. Div.)

Combat medics train as they fight

The Army healthcare specialist has another name by which it is recognized by the general public. The combat medic. These Soldiers are trained to perform all the tasks of an emergency medical technician and more, all while under enemy fire. The......READ MORE



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