Health Care Specialist

Branch: 
Combat Medic
CMF: 
68W
MOS Details
Major Duties: 

Provides emergency medical treatment, limited primary care, force health protection, and evacuation in a variety of operational and clinical settings from point of injury or illness through the continuum of military health care.

Skill Level 1 Administers emergency medical treatment to battlefield casualties, assists with outpatient care and treatment, or assists with inpatient care and treatment under the supervision of a physician, nurse, physician’s assistant, or a Health Care NCO.

Skill Level 2 Administers emergency and routine medical treatment to battle and non-battle casualties, assists with outpatient care and treatment, and supervises field and clinical medical facilities under the supervision of a physician, nurse, or physician’s assistant.

Skill Level 3 Supervises activities of field, clinical, and mobile treatment facilities.

Physical Demands Rating: 
moderately heavy
Physical Profile Serial #: 
222221
Qualifications and Prerequisites
ASVAB Minimum Score: 
95 total from GS+WK+PC+MK+MC
Other Qualifications: 

Formal training (completion of MOSC 91W10, Medical Specialist Course under the auspices of the AHS or completion of the exportable MOSC 91W10 course conducted by a RC uait approved by the AHS) mandatory or meet the criteria in the civilian acquired skills listed in AR 601-210.

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