ABSTRACT

DoD Instruction 6040.47: Joint Trauma System (JTS), September 28, 2016   [open pdf - 134KB]

"Purpose: In accordance with the authority in DoD Directive 5124.02, this issuance: [1] Establishes policy, assigns responsibilities, and provides procedures to develop and maintain an enduring global trauma care capability that supports a full range of military operations, including a comprehensive DoD Trauma Registry (DoDTR). [2] Establishes the Secretary of the Army as the Military Health System (MHS) Lead Agent for trauma care and recognizes the JTS[Joint Trauma System] as a DoD Center of Excellence (DCoE). [3] Establishes an integrated Combatant Command (CCMD) Trauma System (CTS) modeled after the Joint Theater Trauma System (JTTS), and a requirement to input data into the DoDTR to support unique CCMD mission requirements."

Report Number:
Department of Defense Instruction 6040.47; DoDI 6040.47
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Date:
2016-09-28
Copyright:
Public Domain
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Defense Technical Information Center: http://www.dtic.mil/
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pdf
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