Army Tests Dental Capabilities, Increasing Readiness
Elrod, Helen M., Warrior - Citizen
FORT HUNTER LIGGET, CALIF.-A dental element of the Rapid Response Reserve Unit (R3U) at Fort Hunter Liggett, tested their ability to provide pre-mobilization dental care to Soldiers in a field training environment in August 2008.
The 7222nd Medical Support Unit (MSU) from Tampa, Fla., was called to deliver dentistry services in the field to the 100th Battalion, 442nd Infantry Regiment, from Hawaii, American Samoa, Guam and Saipan, to train themselves and to find the capacity of the program based on an expanding mission scenario. Originally, the program was to address only the dental screening of Soldiers. After evaluating the resources in place, Col. Les Carroll, U.S. Army Reserve …
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Publication information: Article title: Army Tests Dental Capabilities, Increasing Readiness. Contributors: Elrod, Helen M. - Author. Magazine title: Warrior - Citizen. Volume: 53. Issue: 4 Publication date: January 1, 2008. Page number: 15. © Superintendent of Documents, Department of the Army, Army Reserves 2008. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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