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Authorized Strength

Date of Publication

2/7/2020

Definition

The total number of authorized military and civilian personnel positions identified on the manning document for an MTF.  For military positions, authorized means the Secretary of the appropriate Military Department has agreed to commit an authorized position, as defined by subtitle A of Part 1 of Chapter 1 of Section 101 of Title 10, United States Code against the manning document.  For civilian positions, authorized means the Secretary of the appropriate Military Department or the Director, DHA, has determined a required position on the manning document must be funded for effective operation of the MTF.

Source of Definition

DoDI 6000.19 Military Medical Treatment Facility Support of Medical Readiness Skills of Health Care Providers

Related Glossary Terms

Authorized Strength

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