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Glass leading COVID-19 support at UT Medical Center

The group includes four medical providers, 14 registered nurses, two respiratory therapists and three support staff.
University of Tennessee Medical Center calls in help from National Guard
University of Tennessee Medical Center calls in help from National Guard(UT Medical Center)
Published: Sep. 27, 2021 at 9:25 AM EDT
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee’s assistant adjutant general-air will lead the Defense Department’s COVID-19 support at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville.

The National Guard announced that Col. Jason Glass was named Tennessee’s dual-status commander for the project. A medical response team of 23 active duty service members from Fort Bliss, Texas, were assigned to help the UT Medical Center, Tennessee Department of Health and the Tennessee National Guard fight COVID-19.

The group includes four medical providers, 14 registered nurses, two respiratory therapists and three support staff.

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