59th MDW: The WHASC’s clinical laboratory

The WHASC’s clinical laboratory tests over three million samples each year in support of 715 providers.

Senior Airman Kyra Brabham, 59th Medical Diagnostics and Therapeutics Squadron medical laboratory technician, trains microbiology students about identifying bacteria at Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, August 12, 2021. The WHASC’s clinical laboratory tests specimens to assist with treatment for various infections. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Melody Bordeaux)

The WHASC’s clinical laboratory tests over three million samples each year in support of 715 providers.

A 59th Medical Diagnostics and Therapeutics Squadron medical laboratory technician analyzes bacteria at Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, August 12, 2021. The WHASC’s clinical laboratory tests specimens to assist with treatment for various infections. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Melody Bordeaux)

The WHASC’s clinical laboratory tests over three million samples each year in support of 715 providers.

A 59th Medical Diagnostics and Therapeutics Squadron medical laboratory technician utilizes immersion oil with a microscope to perform a complete blood count at Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, August 12, 2021. The WHASC’s clinical laboratory tests over three million samples each year in support of 715 providers. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Melody Bordeaux)

The WHASC’s clinical laboratory tests over three million samples each year in support of 715 providers.

Xiuli Sun, 59th Medical Diagnostics and Therapeutics Squadron medical laboratory technician, reviews a testing sample to confirm results at Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, August 12, 2021. The WHASC’s clinical laboratory tests over three million samples each year in support of 715 providers. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Melody Bordeaux)

The WHASC’s clinical laboratory tests over three million samples each year in support of 715 providers.

Tech. Sgt. Nadezhda Ayala, 59th Medical Diagnostics and Therapeutics Squadron medical laboratory technician, prepares saline solutions to test for antibiotic sensitivities at Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, August 12, 2021. The WHASC’s clinical laboratory gives providers results of which antibiotics work best for each patient. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Melody Bordeaux)

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO -LACKLAND, Texas -- Senior Airman Kyra Brabham, 59th Medical Diagnostics and Therapeutics Squadron medical laboratory technician, trains microbiology students about identifying bacteria at Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center, Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, August 12, 2021. The WHASC’s clinical laboratory tests specimens to assist with treatment for various infections. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Melody Bordeaux)

 
 
  
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