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Wartime Medical Specialities

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Medical specialties identified in the DoD Personnel Management Plan for Trauma-Related and Other Wartime Medical Specialties, developed in response to Section 708(d) of Public Law 114-328.  These include emergency medical services and pre-hospital care; trauma surgery; critical care medicine; anesthesiology; emergency medicine; and other wartime specialties as determined by the Secretary of Defense.


Source of Definition

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

Last Updated: March 17, 2020

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