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TF-Southeast provides defense support on behalf of DoD

Task Force-Southeast provides defense support on behalf of Department of Defense

East Stroudsburg University’s Koehler Fieldhouse stands ready to serve citizens in need of COVID-19 medical assistance in Stroudsburg, Pa., April 14, 2020. The facility was erected to serve as an alternate care site in support of local hospitals and the state of Pennsylvania during the pandemic. U.S. Northern Command, through U.S. Army North, is providing military support to the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help communities in need. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Daniel J. Alkana)

Task Force-Southeast provides defense support on behalf of Department of Defense

U.S. armed forces assigned to Task Force-Southeast, Federal Emergency Management Agency and state of Pennsylvania Emergency Medical Services members gather to discuss medical relief efforts during the Coronavirus pandemic in Stroudsburg, Pa., April 14, 2020. Through coordination, a COVID-19 alternate care facility was erected to treat regional patients during the pandemic. TF-SE provides defense support of civil authorities in FEMA regions III and IV on behalf of the Department of Defense's COVID-19 response. U.S. Northern Command, through U.S. Army North, is providing military support to the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help communities in need. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Daniel J. Alkana)

Task Force-Southeast provides defense support on behalf of Department of Defense

Medical supplies and hospital beds staged for assembly and use inside the Koehler Field House alternate care site at East Stroudsburg University, Stroudsburg, Pa., April 14, 2020. TF-SE provides defense support of civil authorities in FEMA regions III and IV on behalf of the Department of Defense's COVID-19 response. U.S. Northern Command, through U.S. Army North, is providing military support to the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help communities in need. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Daniel J. Alkana)

Task Force-Southeast provides defense support on behalf of Department of Defense

U.S. Army Lt. Col. Gamble Monney, right, U.S. Army North deputy engineer, oversees the assembly of the Koehler Field House alternate care site, at East Stroudsburg University, Stroudsburg, Pa., on April 14, 2020. U.S. armed forces from Task Force-Southeast are working in conjunction with federal and state agencies, to provide an alternative patient care site to assist with the COVID-19 pandemic. TF-SE provides defense support of civil authorities in FEMA regions III and IV on behalf of the Department of Defense's COVID-19 response. U.S. Northern Command, through U.S. Army North, is providing military support to the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help communities in need. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Daniel J. Alkana)

Task Force-Southeast provides defense support on behalf of Department of Defense

U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. R. Scott Lambe, Task Force-Southeast deputy commander, documents the progress of the Koehler Field House alternate care site, located at East Stroudsburg University, Stroudsburg, Pa., April 14, 2020. The facility was constructed to potentially provide support to local hospitals and the state of Pennsylvania during the pandemic. TF-SE provides defense support of civil authorities in FEMA regions III and IV on behalf of the Department of Defense's COVID-19 response. U.S. Northern Command, through U.S. Army North, is providing military support to the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help communities in need. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Daniel J. Alkana)

Task Force-Southeast provides defense support on behalf of Department of Defense

U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. R. Scott Lambe, Task Force-Southeast deputy commander, U.S. armed forces, federal and state agency members oversee Koehler Field House alternate care site arrangements, at East Stroudsburg University, Stroudsburg, Pa., on April 14, 2020. The facility will have the capacity to provide medical assistance to the region during the pandemic. TF-SE provides defense support of civil authorities in FEMA regions III and IV on behalf of the Department of Defense's COVID-19 response. U.S. Northern Command, through U.S. Army North, is providing military support to the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help communities in need. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Daniel J. Alkana)

Task Force-Southeast provides defense support on behalf of Department of Defense

U.S. Army Lt. Col. Gamble Monney, left, U.S. Army North deputy engineer, alongside Pennsylvania Emergency Medical Services members discuss the dynamics of the transformed East Stroudsburg Koehler Fieldhouse for COVID-19 patient care facility arrangements, located inside Koehler Field House, in Stroudsburg, Pa., on April 14, 2020. U.S. armed forces are working in conjunction with federal and state agencies, to provide alternative patient care sites during the COVID-19 pandemic. Task Force-Southeast provides defense support of civil authorities in Federal Emergency Management Agency regions III and IV on behalf of the Department of Defense's COVID-19 response. U.S. Northern Command, through U.S. Army North, is providing military support to FEMA to help communities in need. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Daniel J. Alkana)

Task Force-Southeast provides defense support on behalf of Department of Defense

U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. R. Scott Lambe, left, Task Force-Southeast deputy commander, and U.S. Army Col. Larry Dewey, center, Federal Emergency Management Agency Region III Defense Coordinating Officer, alongside various members, asses the Koehler Field House, located at East Stroudsburg University, Stroudsburg, Pa., April 14, 2020. The facility will have the capacity to treat regional coronavirus patients during the pandemic. TF-SE provides defense support of civil authorities in FEMA regions III and IV on behalf of the Department of Defense's COVID-19 response. U.S. Northern Command, through U.S. Army North, is providing military support to the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help communities in need. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Daniel J. Alkana)

Task Force-Southeast provides defense support on behalf of Department of Defense

U.S. armed forces assigned to Task Force-Southeast deployed from Shaw Air Force Base, S.C., coordinate logistics with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, and the state of Pennsylvania Emergency Medical Services, during the COVID-19 pandemic, in Stroudsburg, Pa., April 14, 2020. The Koehler Field House alternate care site was transformed to treat future patients in the region during the pandemic. TF-SE provides defense support of civil authorities in FEMA regions III and IV on behalf of the Department of Defense's COVID-19 response. U.S. Northern Command, through U.S. Army North, is providing military support to the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help communities in need. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Daniel J. Alkana)

Task Force-Southeast provides defense support on behalf of Department of Defense
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Federal and State Agency personnel discuss alternate care site facility arrangements for medical relief during the Coronavirus pandemic at Koehler Field House, East Stroudsburg University, Stroudsburg, Pa., on April 14, 2020. U.S. Northern Command, through U.S. Army North, is providing military support to the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help communities in need. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Daniel J. Alkana)

STROUDSBURG, Pa. --

Members of Task Force-Southeast coordinated logistics with FEMA and the state of Pennsylvania Emergency Medical Services at the Koehler Field House alternate Care Facility in Stroudsburg April 14.

The ACS was transformed to treat future patients in FEMA Regions III & IV during the COVID-19 pandemic. TF-SE provides defense support of civil authorities in those regions on behalf of the DoD’s COVID-19 response.