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The Resource Improving the deployment of Army health care professionals : an evaluation of PROFIS, Melony E. Sorbero, Stuart S. Olmsted, Kristy Gonzalez Morganti, Rachel M. Burns, Ann C. Haas, Kimberlie Biever ; prepared for the United States Army, approved for public release, distribution unlimited

Improving the deployment of Army health care professionals : an evaluation of PROFIS, Melony E. Sorbero, Stuart S. Olmsted, Kristy Gonzalez Morganti, Rachel M. Burns, Ann C. Haas, Kimberlie Biever ; prepared for the United States Army, approved for public release, distribution unlimited

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Improving the deployment of Army health care professionals : an evaluation of PROFIS
Title
Improving the deployment of Army health care professionals
Title remainder
an evaluation of PROFIS
Statement of responsibility
Melony E. Sorbero, Stuart S. Olmsted, Kristy Gonzalez Morganti, Rachel M. Burns, Ann C. Haas, Kimberlie Biever ; prepared for the United States Army, approved for public release, distribution unlimited
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eng
Summary
The Army Medical Department's Professional Filler System was developed in 1980 to support continuous overseas contingency operations while simultaneously balancing the Army's requirement to maintain a healthy force, deploy a medical force to support military operations, and manage/meet access-to-care demands for all military health system beneficiaries. PROFIS allows health care providers to practice in a military treatment facility when not deployed, which contributes to the maintenance of their medical and technical skills. The PROFIS Deployment System, developed in 2005, is an internal management system that is used to battle roster deploying units with the correct PROFIS personnel so that the U.S. Army Medical Command can plan proactively for deployments. Recently, there have been concerns over how PROFIS affects the medical readiness and availability of providers for training with the unit preparing to deploy. This report describes the functionality of the Army's PROFIS in the current operating environment and assesses potential modifications or improvements to the system. Using a literature review, interviews, a survey, and administrative data, this research sought to identify and understand the effect of PROFIS, and deployments more broadly, on providers and other military personnel. The study also assessed modifications and alternatives to the current PROFIS that might address the identified issues
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Sorbero, Melony E
Dewey number
355.3/450973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
UH223
LC item number
.S63 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Arroyo Center
  • RAND Health
Series statement
  • Report
  • RAND Corporation technical report series
Series volume
  • TR-1227-A
  • TR1227
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Military planning
  • Armed Forces
  • Armed Forces
  • Armed Forces
  • Military planning
  • United States
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Improving the deployment of Army health care professionals : an evaluation of PROFIS, Melony E. Sorbero, Stuart S. Olmsted, Kristy Gonzalez Morganti, Rachel M. Burns, Ann C. Haas, Kimberlie Biever ; prepared for the United States Army, approved for public release, distribution unlimited
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7249/j.ctt3fh1p6
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"The research described in this report was sponsored by the Army Office of the Surgeon General."
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 97-99)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. -- Background. -- Data and methods. -- Effect of and concerns about PROFIS. -- Potential modifications to PROFIS. -- Conclusions and recommendaitons. -- Appeixes. -- References
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 99 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780833078049
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
some color illustrations.
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt36pvw8
System control number
  • (OCoLC)845092987
  • (OCoLC)ocn845092987
Label
Improving the deployment of Army health care professionals : an evaluation of PROFIS, Melony E. Sorbero, Stuart S. Olmsted, Kristy Gonzalez Morganti, Rachel M. Burns, Ann C. Haas, Kimberlie Biever ; prepared for the United States Army, approved for public release, distribution unlimited
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7249/j.ctt3fh1p6
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The research described in this report was sponsored by the Army Office of the Surgeon General."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 97-99)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. -- Background. -- Data and methods. -- Effect of and concerns about PROFIS. -- Potential modifications to PROFIS. -- Conclusions and recommendaitons. -- Appeixes. -- References
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 99 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780833078049
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
some color illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt36pvw8
System control number
  • (OCoLC)845092987
  • (OCoLC)ocn845092987

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