Accession Number : ADA450657


Title :   The Air Force Global Reach Laydown (GRL): Using the Estimating Supplies Program to Validate Clinical Requirements


Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. Mar 2005-Jan 2006


Corporate Author : NAVAL HEALTH RESEARCH CENTER SAN DIEGO CA


Personal Author(s) : Nix, Ralph E ; Hill, Martin ; Onofrio, Kathleen ; Konoske, Paula ; Galarneau, Michael


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a450657.pdf


Report Date : 11 Jan 2006


Pagination or Media Count : 59


Abstract : The U.S. Air Force Medical Support Agency Surgeon General Support Logistics Office (AFMSA/SGSLX) requested that the Naval Health Research Center (NHRC) conduct a proof-of-concept study to assess the validity and feasibility of using NHRC's Estimating Supplies Program for the development and management of Air Force medical Allowance Standards (AS). The Global Reach Laydown (GRL) Unit Type Code(UTC). As was selected as the final of three Air Force UTC's for this study. the goal of this final UTC study was the development of an inventory validation process using NHRC's modeling database. Previous modeling efforts for Air Force UTC's involved the Mobile Forward Surgical Team and the Critical Care Air Transport Team.


Descriptors :   *MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS , *INVENTORY CONTROL , *MEDICAL SUPPLIES , *MEDICAL EQUIPMENT , DATA BASES , MATHEMATICAL MODELS , CLINICAL MEDICINE , PREVENTIVE MEDICINE , INVENTORY ANALYSIS , AIR FORCE PLANNING , MILITARY MEDICINE , CODING , VALIDATION , MILITARY REQUIREMENTS


Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE