Accession Number : ADA019397

Title :   Some Considerations in Adjusting the Compensation Package for Army Medical Corps Officers.

Descriptive Note : Student essay,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Harris,Jon N.

Report Date : 26 SEP 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 37

Abstract : This essay traces the historical development of this incentive package consisting of extra pay, a special entry grade and promotion system, and the use of constructive credit as an incentive and briefly discusses the effectiveness of each action taken. Also included is a discussion of the economic alternatives available to the physician in the civilian sector. The essay is concluded by suggesting several changes for consideration. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Physicians, *Compensation, *Personnel retention, Medical personnel, Promotion(Advancement), Grade structure(Personnel management), Motivation, Salaries, Income, Distribution, Recruiting, Reenlistment, Officer personnel, Retirement(Personnel), Civilian personnel

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE