Accession Number : AD0752019

Title :   Doctors on Ships.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Gaver,Donald P.

Report Date : SEP 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The decision as to whether a medical doctor, or other expensive specialist, should be carried aboard ship depends upon demand for service, consequences of not providing this service, and cost of providing the service. A simple preliminary mathematical model to aid in making this decison wisely is presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MEDICAL PERSONNEL, *SHIPS), MILITARY PERSONNEL, NAVAL VESSELS, NAVAL VESSELS, COSTS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, DECISION MAKING

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE