Accession Number:

ADA315435

Title:

United States General Accounting Office, Report to the Chairman, Subcommittee on Military Personnel, Committee on National Security, House of Representatives. Wartime Medical Care: DoD is Addressing Capability Shortfalls, but Challenges Remain.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC NATIONAL SECURITY AND INTERNATIONAL A FFAIRS DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-09-25

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

We determined whether the Department of Defenses DOD and the services efforts to reassess and improve their medical capabilities have been properly focused and coordinated to result in the most effective wartime medical system. Specifically, we reviewed DODS development, management, and implementation of its Medical Readiness Strategic Plan MRSP and the services medical reengineering efforts. We also examined DODs ongoing project to identify future wartime medical system requirements.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE