force health protection


Also found in: Acronyms.

force health protection

All services performed, provided, or arranged by the Services to promote, improve, conserve, or restore the mental or physical well-being of personnel. These services include, but are not limited to, the management of health services resources, such as manpower, monies, and facilities; preventive and curative health measures; evacuation of the wounded, injured, or sick; selection of the medically fit and disposition of the medically unfit; blood management; medical supply, equipment, and maintenance thereof; combat stress control; and medical, dental, veterinary, laboratory, optometry, medical food, and medical intelligence services. See also force; protection.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The EBS focuses on the impact of the Soldiers, mission, and occupation on the environment as a way to prevent and/or limit Soldier exposure to hazards, to document existing environmental issues for the purpose of force health protection, to reduce U.
Transforming from Force Health Protection to Human-Performance Doctrine
GAO was asked to discuss DOD's (1) force health protection and surveillance policies, (2) medical treatment policies that cover federal civilians while they are deployed to support contingency operations in Afghanistan and Iraq, and (3) differences in special pays and benefits provided to DOD's deployed federal civilian and military personnel.
43, Force Health Protection Support for Army Special Operations Forces, and
The goal of CHCS2-T is to provide commanders the medical surveillance and monitoring capabilities they need to evaluate force health protection needs.
Directorate of Force Health Protection Canadian Forces Health Services Group Headquarters
The Force Health Protection component of Joint Vision 2010 advocated a single joint theater hospital design that could be adopted by all Services.
In addition to focusing on current joint operational requirements, major departmental programs include Logistics Transformation, Joint Vision Focused Logistics, Deployment Process Improvements, and Force Health Protection.
The Reserve Health Readiness Program is a Department of Defense program managed by the Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Force Health Protection and Readiness.
LTC Mower was the International Security Assistance Force Joint Command and US Forces-Afghanistan (USFOR-A) Force Health Protection Consultant from January through October 2014 at North Kabul Afghanistan International Airport.
CosmosID(TM)'s technology employs a proprietary approach based on fundamentals of bioinformatics and computational biology, combined with genomics, microbiology, and mathematical algorithms, and serves organizations and companies whose missions include medical diagnosis, public health (food and water safety), biosecurity, bioforensics, force protection and force health protection, according to Colwell.
The OASD (HA) [Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs] and DLA will further transform the global medical supply chain into a seamless, responsive, synchronized, and interoperable process that enables rapid and reliable sustainment of Joint Force Health Protection in every healthcare environment and across the full range of military operations.