Accession Number:

ADA461442

Title:

Personnel Data Congruence Between SAMS and CHCS

Descriptive Note:

Research rept., 19 Sep-30 Nov 2005

Corporate Author:

NAVAL MEDICAL CENTER PORTSMOUTH VA

Report Date:

2005-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

This preliminary study was conducted to support development of a shipboard chronic disease condition prevalence study. The purpose of this study was to describe the percent congruence between the personnel records identified by SNAP Shipboard Non-Tactical ADP Program Automated Medical System SAMS and the Composite Health Care System CHCS. The reliability of CHCS to link shipboard personnel to their proper command Unit Identification Code UIC needed to be established before conducting epidemiological research and disease management interventions.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE