Blanchfield Army Community Hospital's Preventive Medicine respiratory
surveillance technician Joyce Espinoza responded to Concurrent Technologies
Corporation senior safety professional David Caswell May 30 as part of the
audit performed by the MEDCOM Safety Management team. Caswell's assessment of the occupational health team's patient care processes was just one of numerous components of the audit performed May 27-30 that gave BACH the Army Safety and Occupational Health Star Status recognition. Espinoza explained the Qualitative Respirator Fit Test Hood method that is used to fit test individuals for a N-95 respirator which protects care givers from being exposed to tuberculosis, seasonal flu viruses and other viruses.
(U.S. Army photo by Laura Boyd/RELEASED)