Describes the most probable condition for implementing the plan
Lists the specific tasks of friendly forces, commands or other gov agencies that directly support the plan
List assumptions in the plan based on conditions likely to exist or that may have significant impact on mission operations
State the basic task of and reason for using the plan
States actions needed to carry out the plan
Admin and logistics.....
States how logistic support is accomplished
Command and comm.....
Describes installation warning and notification sys and capabilities. Identify command and control relationship among participants tasked to carry out the plan. Gives a general description of.the scope and type of information sys.for.disaster operations
The annexes the mtf.facility will deal with the most are: annex a, annex b, annex c, annex z
Annex A is used for?
Major Peacetime Accident
What is Annex B used for?
What is Annex C used for?
What is Annex Z used for?
Distribution, listing the required areas that must and should have copies of the Base OPlan
Who has the responsibility for keeping medical information in the Base OPlan 32-1 current?
Medical Readiness officer (MRO), medical readiness NCO (MRNCO) or medical readiness manger MRM
Besides the OPlan, AFI 41-106 Medical Readiness Planning and Trainning outlines our responsibility to develop what?
Medical Contigency Response Plan
The Medical Contingency Response Plan (MCRP) must address.....?
real/perceived peacetime threats to the base/community such as natural disasters, major accidents, and terrorism
Who writes each annex in the MCRP?
Each annex is written by the chief of the specific team (Example: Annex E designates the PH team chief, gives the team composistion and provides guidance).
Who is usually the PH team chief, per Annex E in the MCRP?
Medical Intelligence is....? (Category)
category of intelligence concerned with factors affecting a person's capability and well being in a foreign environment (1-7)
Medical Intelligence is information about?
diseases, climatic conditions, and other health related environmental factors. Also includes, information about medical capabilities and research and development of other countries
Most MI is obtained how?
Directly from people
Who appoints the MIO?
What AFI states a PHO should fill the MIO position?
AFI 41-106, Medical Readiness Planning and Training.
In the absence of the PHO who may be appointed?
an NCO with appropriate experience or a 4EX01.
BEFORE DEPLOYMENTS the MIO must:
prepare medical threat assessment, ensuring medical risks are included. Briefs Medical Unit Commander, deploying medical/line personnel. Verifies predeployment medical screening and immunization requirements
UPON ARRIVAL AT LOCATION, the MIO must:
MIO assists the unit commander in selecting the site for facility setup
DURING DEPLOYMENT, the MIO must:
records and analyzes any incidences of disease, illness, injuries or other degradation to human peformance
MIO documents corrective actions taken and informs the MTF CC of any new medical threats
FOLLOWING DEPLOYMENT the MIO must:
Compile AAR during: WRM supplies are used, personnel UTCs are deployed, involvement in higher headquarters or JCS exercises, national emergency, natural disaster, and armed conflict
Complete a medical intelligence questionnaire prepared by AFMIC
Summarize corrective measures i.e. TB skin test, post malaria meds
When are AAR due to MAJCOM?
30 days after return; forward copies to other appropriated agencies listed in AFI 41-106
DNBI has historically accounted for ____% hospital admissions during wartime.
What are the four types of disease that occur freq. in contingency operations?
Examples of diarrheal diseases are (4)
Traveler's diarrhea, shigella, typhoid, giardia
Diarrheal diseases are introduced during deployments, how?
breakdown in personal hygiene, sanitation, food prep, water treatment
For skin diseases, what is the number one cause?
breakdown in personal hygiene and sanitation
3 Types of skin diseases
fungus, dermatitis and even parasites
If daily shower is not available, personnel are encouraged to clean the 5Fs....what are they?
face, fingers, feet, fanny, and front
While deployed, personnel are discouraged from wearing what?
colognes and perfumes
Examples of harzardous flora/fauna are
rattlesnakes, black widows, centipedes, poison sumac, manchineel trees, bushmasters, scorpion
Bees and wasps kill more Americans each year than snakes, spiders, scorpions, and centipede bites. T/F
There are three keys to working with hazardous flora and fauna. They are?
Recognition, avoidance, antivenins
4E051, CDC Vol 2, Disease Recognition and control is part of the recognition phase of hazardous f/f. What are it's contents?
Basic fundamentals of disease recognition and control specifically the ento unit
(Recognition phase of haz. f/f) MEDIC CD-Rom has what contents?
contains many pubs/country profiles/color pics with scientific names of haz f/f
AFP 64-4 Vol 1 Survivial Trng is part of the recognition phase of haz f/f. What's the contents?
survival training outlining various climatic conditions, includes countermeasures
The basics for avoidance of snakes, arthropods and plants is:
mow vegetation, wear gloves when reaching under things, cover boots with socks when not worn, shake bedding, shake out clothing, roll down sleeves and flip collar, apply ppe
Research for antivenins begins in ____?
Another excellent antivenin source is
Antivenins Around the World located on Armed Forces Pest Management Board
Good personal hygiene is one of the most important countermeasures in the field. How is this accomplished?
handwashing, oral hygiene, showering, foot care
At a minimum, handwashing stations must be located:
near latrines, at the entrances of food and in medical treatment facilities.
Deployed personnel must bathe at least....
once a week
All shower facilities must have ?
soakage pits underneath them
Camp work details should be formed and instructed to clean and disinfect latrines with how much chlorine?
100 ppm daily
If a latrine accumulates dead skin, accumulation of moisture (like Desert Storm) it should be
disassembeled, thoroughly cleaned, and treated for infestation.
Moisture in socks does what?
reduces their insulating quality
During deployed operations, footcare is important (individuals are encouraged to):
bring at least the minimum number of boot socks, keep socks clean and dry, change wet socks ASAP; wash feet daily, and allow to dry thoroughly, avoid tight socks/boots, use antiperspirants containing aluminum chlorhydrate or foot powder
As a minimum during deployment, PH should be included in?
site selection, dev of overall site setup including disease surveillance and prevention, continuing trng for deployed personnel to ensure PH threats are minimized.
Areas to consider in site selection include:
topography and climate data, water sources, vectors`
Topography/climate should prompt a few questions:
- What season of the year is it
- what are the average temperature ranges throughout the projected length of deployment
Water source selection(one of the most important) is accomplished by a team. Who?
CE (water production and environmental)
Prev med personnel
Who is the POC for water selection?
When selecting water source consider these factors:
Quantity, quality, accessibility, vulnerability
Quantity of water varies how?
season of the year, geo area and tactical situation