Encl. (4) to COMDTINST 4080.1
Indicate responsibilities for medical support.
Describe in general terms the concept of operations for hospitalization, aeromedical
evacuation and medical regulation.
Include a definition of mass casualties, triage procedures, personnel and material
augmentation procedures, and evacuation procedures to include any exception to the general
Identify inter-Service responsibilities of sub-unified, task force and component commanders
for medical support. State intertheater medical evacuation responsibility.
Include responsibility for location and displacement of medical treatment facilities
establishment of casualty staging facilities and medical holding facilities.
State the approved theater evacuation policy objective and the actual supportable policy.
State the responsibility for preventive medicine. Specify items to which particular attention
will be paid; e.g., mess, sanitation, personal hygiene, food and water discipline, and heat and
cold injuries. Include indoctrination and refamiliarization of personnel on hazards from
nuclear, biological or chemical operations, when appropriate. Cover any additional
Describe and assess the status of medical supply policy. Include information on medical
depot and supply point locations and operations.
Provide identification (arm bands and documents) for medical personnel. Include special
training or qualifications held by auxiliary medical personnel.