Accession Number:

ADA209590

Title:

A Study to Determine the Most Effective Organizational Structure for Providing Supervision to the Medical Supply Specialist (MOS 786J) Assigned to the DMAA, WRAMC (Directorate of Medical Activities Administration, Walter Reed Army Medical Center)

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jul 1987-Jul 1988

Corporate Author:

WALTER REED ARMY INST OF RESEARCH WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-07-22

Pagination or Media Count:

157.0

Abstract:

This study was detailed focus on the Directorate of Medical Activities Administration organizational structure for providing supervision to assigned medical supply specialists MOS 76J. This study concentrated on role ambiguity, the scalar chain of command, supervisor conflict, supervisor ambiguity, and the DMAA unit healthcare administrators. Two new proposed structural reorganizations were arrived at as a product of this research. The final research recommendation focused on a modified matrix supervision structure for the DMAA 76Js. Keywords Military organizations, Medical personnel, Supervisors, Supplies, Medical supply specialists, Personnel management

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE