The Future of Small Navy Ship Sickbays and Army Aeromedical Evacuation Aircraft

Report Number: NPS-LM-14-199

Series: Logistic Management

Category: Medical Technology

Report Series: Sponsored Reports

Authors: Ayeni, Roggenkamp

Title: The Future of Small Navy Ship Sickbays and Army Aeromedical Evacuation Aircraft

Published: 2014-12-01

Sponsored By: Acquisition Research Program

Status: Published--Unlimited Distribution

Research Type: Graduate Student

Full Text URL: http://acquisitionresearch.net/files/FY2014/NPS-LM-14-199.pdf

Keywords: Sickbay; Medical Technology

Abstract:

The Office of the Chief of Naval Operations commissioned a study to investigate the future configuration of Navy ship sickbays. Due to space constraints, sickbay capabilities are limited. Similarly, Army aeromedical evacuation helicopters have limited space to treat patients. This joint study explores how to best utilize advanced medical technologies in the sickbay of the future for the Navy