Cmdr. Joe Carney, division head for the Naval Medical Center San Diego (NMCSD) Complex Surgical Sports Team, sat in his small office as he examined his patient, a 29-year-old Army officer suffering from a Femoral Acetabular Impingement (FAI).
In every walk of life there are people who go above and beyond what's asked of them; who take initiative and use creativity to solve problems others deem unsolvable. Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 3rd Class Daniel Booth, assigned to USS George Washington (CVN 73), is one such person.
Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) hosted a blood drive July 28 at the ship's Floating Accommodation Facility (FAF) in support of the Armed Services Blood Program (ASBP).
A nuclear-powered aircraft carrier is arguably one of the most dangerous work places in the world. Aircraft loaded with ordnance are launched day and night in some of the most hostile areas of the world; but the enemy and workplace hazards aren't the only danger.