Interim Briefing to Armed Services Committees on Interim Final Rule to Implement 10 U.S.C. 2733a, as Required by Section 731(b) of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020
An assessment of the deaths of recruits at facilities under the jurisdiction of the Secretaries of the military departments, and the effectiveness of the current medical protocols on the training bases .
The Department of Defense (DoD) has required all physicians to have a medical license to practice. However, some States have permitted military physicians to be licensed in special licensure categories that waive certain requirements (such as standard license fees) and include restrictions on the scope of practice.
It implements policy, assigns responsibilities, and provides procedures for managing Department of Defense medical quality assurance and clinical quality management.
Casualty reporting, as required by reference shall be accomplished using the Personnel Casualty Report (PCR), and shall be submitted to Navy Personnel Command, Casualty Assistance Branch as soon as practicable after learning of a casualty,
Between 2006 and 2021, a total of 18,571 active-duty personnel have died while serving in the U.S. Armed Forces. The designation “active duty” refers to all active duty troops, including mobilized Reserve and Guard components.