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61st Medical Squadron welcomes new commander

Col. (Dr.) Paul J. Hoerner, incoming 61st Medical Squadron commander, accepts his first salute from his medical personnel during an Assumption of Command ceremony at the Gordon Conference Center June 26. As the 61st MDS commander, Hoerner is responsible for ensuring more than 1,200 active duty personnel assigned to the Space and Missile Systems Center at Los Angeles Air Force Base in El Segundo, Calif. are medically fit and ready for contingency (natural disasters and wartime) operations. Additionally, he commands a staff of 178 active duty, government civilians and contract medical staff providing care for more than 171,000 eligible patients across the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area. (U.S. Air Force photo/Van Ha)

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