Navy medicine
Read Online

Navy medicine quality improvement story

  • 788 Want to read
  • ·
  • 79 Currently reading

Published by U.S. Navy in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English


  • United States. -- Navy -- Medical care,
  • Medicine, Naval -- United States

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsUnited States. Navy Dept
The Physical Object
Pagination20, [2] p. :
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14678001M

Download Navy medicine


A History of Medicine in the Early U.S. Navy [Harold D. Langley] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Winner of the John Lyman Book Award from the North American Society for Oceanic History In this first detailed history of the development of medical treatment and professionalization in Cited by: 1. Serve as a Navy physician in the Navy Medical Corps. Save lives, serve families, and practice medicine in the military. Go far beyond a typical medical career by becoming a Navy doctor. Navy medicine has a long and proud history. Continental Navy ships housed the first sickbays, where ship surgeons, assisted by loblolly boys, practiced their healing craft. Although science and medicine have changed over the last three centuries, Navy medicine’s mission of healthcare and readiness has remained constant. For Navy physicians, medicine isn’t a job; It’s a mission. Pursue your passion for helping others wherever duty calls. MEDICAL SUPPORT CAREERS High-Demand. Use your medical training to save lives in hospital, on ships or out on the battlefield. NAVAL AVIATOR CAREERS High-Demand.

Feb 08,  · The book chronicles the Navy Medical Department's participation in Vietnam, beginning with the Navy's rescue of the French survivors of the Battle of Dien Bien Phu in and ending with the Navy's rescue of Vietnamese refugees fleeing the fall of South Vietnam in /5(5). In , the Society initiated the biennial Professor Harold D Langley Book Prize in the History of Maritime Medicine. The Award honors Professor Langley, our founding Board Member and pioneer author in the history of American navy medicine. Our first awardee was Katherine Foxhall, for her book, Health, medicine and the sea - Australian Voyages. The Society for the History of Navy Medicine takes great pleasure in announcing that the Harold D Langley Book Prize for Excellence in the History of Maritime Medicine will be awarded to Thomas Helling, MD for his book, Desperate Surgery in the Pacific War: Doctors and Damage Control for American Wounded, , McFarland, command and social media directory page.

The Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (BUMED) is an agency of the United States Department of the Navy that manages health care activities for the United States Navy and United States Marine operates hospitals and other health care facilities as well as laboratories for biomedical research, and trains and manages the Navy's many staff corps related to United States Navy. The Navy does not stock or sell copies of ships' cruise books. Cruise books, usually similar in general content and format to high school or college yearbooks, are not official publications. They are compiled by the officers and men of a ship, unit, or station for private distribution and customarily published by a local job printing firm. Like school yearbooks, they are usually paid for by. Jun 13,  · Todays' Navy is comprised of approximately 10, active duty and 2, Reserve medical officers serving on the Navy medicine healthcare team. For more information about America's Navy visit www. Navy Medicine East was established August and is a flag level command reporting directly to the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery. Navy Medicine East is responsible for administrative command over its subordinate commands, and for the provision of health and Branch: United States Navy.