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Patrick Thibeault : My Journey as a Combat Medic

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Patrick Thibeault served with the 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (Airborne) during Desert Storm and again in Afghanistan with the National Guard.His book is the true life story of a combat medic who served in two different wars in two different eras.After serving 20 years as a combat medic, Patrick is an expert in the role. He shares his military adventures in this book, both on the field of battle and at home.Now a retired Army Medical Sergeant and Family Nurse Practitioner, Patrick can share his lively and interesting experiences with your listeners to inform and inspire about what the combat medic is, the training of the combat medic, and dealing with veteran's issues such as post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).Serving with the famed 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment as a paratrooper/flight medicServing in Operation Desert Storm and later in Afghanistan in Operation Enduring Freedom as a Combat Medic.The training of the modern day Combat Medic and what it takes to become one.Dealing with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder as both a medical provider and a veteran who suffers from this.Comparing the role of different health care providers as the author is also a nurse and a nurse practitioner both in combat and peacetime.Growing up as a Army brat in Europe during the time of the Cold War.armycombatmedic1@yahoo.com,219-765-9141