Clinic promotes Infection Prevention Week
Oct. 23, 2020 - Kenner Army Health Clinic is promoting International Infection Prevention Week, an annual observance set for Oct. 18-24 this year. IIPW is organized by the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology.
“Infection Preventionists” are among those on the front lines of the COVID-19 battle; therefore, the theme of this year’s observance is “We Love Our IPs” who use their training and skills to make sure everyone – health care staff and patients – are doing the right things to prevent the spread of germs.
335th Signal Command (Theater) Officers win MacArthur Leadership Award
Oct. 23, 2020 - Two Army Reserve officers from the 335th Signal Command (Theater), Maj. Erika Alvarado and Chief Warrant Officer 2 Kenya Rice received the Gen. Douglas MacArthur leadership award during a ceremony Wednesday at the Pentagon. Alvarado is a cyber officer with the Army Reserve Cyber Protection Brigade. Rice is a property book officer with the 335th Signal Command (Theater) (Provisional).
Environmental team performs lead dust sampling at excess Army Reserve Center
Oct. 23, 2020 - Indoor firing ranges may pose a setback in the disposal process of multiple U.S. Army Reserve properties nationwide. Some 50 Army Reserve properties are slated for lead dust sampling. The Louisville District Environmental Branch team recently collected samples at the former Trembley-White Army Reserve Center in Kansas City, Kansas, which has been vacant since 2017 and was previously used for administrative and training purposes.