New patient evacuation vehicles to improve travel, safety, care of Wounded Warriors
Photo Credit: Craig Coleman
Secretary of the Army Pete Geren thanks Soldiers, Family members and caregivers at the unveiling of the Walter Reed Army Medical Center Patient Evacuation Vehicle (PEV) at the Walter Reed campus as Maj. Gen. Carla G. Hawley-Bowland, North Atlantic Regional Medical Command and Walter Reed Army Medical Center commander (left), and Col. Patricia D. Horoho, Walter Reed Health Care System commander, look on, June 5. The 40-foot PEV can carry up to 16 patients on the AIRVAC trip from Andrews AFB, Md., to WRAMC. The Walter Reed Health Care System provides comptrehensive health care for more than 150,000 Soldiers, other servicemembers, Family members and retirees in the Nation Capital Area. Its hub is Walter Reed Army Medical Center, the clinical center of gravity of American military medicine. Fror more information, visit www.wramc.amedd.army.mil.
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