Accession Number : ADA320994

Title :   Armed Services Blood Program (ASBP) Operational Procedures.

Corporate Author : ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (HEALTH AFFAIRS) WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Webster, N.

PDF Url : ADA320994

Report Date : 05 AUG 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : This Instruction implements policy, assigns responsibilities and prescribes procedures under DoD Directive 6000.12 to carry on the responsibilities of the ASBP during peacetime, contingency, and wartime operations; reissues DoD Instruction 6480.4, dated March 19, 1982; establishes the requirement for publishing and/or procurement and utilization by military blood bank (BB) facilities of the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB) Standards; establishes the requirement for procurement and use by military BB elements of Title 21 of the CFR; defines the responsibilities of the Secretary of the Army as the DoD Executive Agent for the ASBPO, and defines review and guidance responsibilities of the CJCS; defines the responsibilities of the Secretary of the Air Force as the DoD Executive Agent for ASWBPL and the BTCs and/or the TBTCs.

Descriptors :   *MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES), *DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, *INSTRUCTIONS, *DIRECTIVES, *BLOOD, MILITARY FACILITIES, PEACETIME, OPERATIONAL READINESS, STANDARDS, WARTIME, MILITARY PUBLICATIONS, UTILIZATION, BLOOD BANKS.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE