Accession Number : ADA118237

Title :   United States Navy Fleet Hospital Support: Evolution, Organization, and Development.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,


Personal Author(s) : Rupp,Gary L ; Selfe,John K

PDF Url : ADA118237

Report Date : Mar 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 90

Abstract : This paper examines the evolution of the U.S. Navy's Fleet Hospital Support System. Various agencies bureaus within the Department of the Navy have been attempting to design a suitable, deployable combat hospital system. Each agency involved with the problem has produced varying designs for a feasible system. This paper integrates the various design proposals into one document for purposes of planning, comparison and coordination. It analyzes the current status of the Fleet Hospital Program and discusses methods that can be utilized by the planners of the system to enhance program review and development progress. The paper concludes with recommendations concerning methods for attaining resolution of the problems in designing and implementing a suitable Fleet Hospital configuration. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Hospitals, *Combat support, *Management planning and control, *Military medicine, Naval planning, Naval shore facilities, Construction, Portable shelters, Logistics support, Logistics planning, Logistics management, Resource management, Maintenance, Supplies, control, Personnel management, Medical personnel, Requirements, Standards, Casualties, Theses

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE