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New Horizons fixes hospital sterilizers throughout Belize

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Rosalinda Alfaro, biomedical equipment technician from the 59th Medical Wing at Wilford Hall Ambulatory Surgical Center at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, speaks with Roy Mencias, biomedical technician for the Northern Regional Hospital, regarding the hospital’s steam sterilizer June 6, 2013 in Orange Walk, Belize. Alfaro is repairing medical sterilizers with various problems throughout Belize in the towns of Belmopan, Orange Walk and Dangriga. The effort is part of a training exercise called New Horizons. The training is designed to provide humanitarian assistance and medical care to people throughout Belize, while helping improve the skills of U.S. military medical forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. Holly Hess/Released)

PHOTO BY: Capt. Holly HessReleased
VIRIN: 130606-F-FO324-002.JPG
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