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INFO CNO WASHINGTON DC
MSGID/GENADMIN/CNO WASHINTON DC/N1/JUL//
SUBJ/ANNOUNCEMENT OF FISCAL YEAR 2016 MEDICAL DEPARTMENT CAREER MILESTONE
NARR/REF A IS MILPERSMAN 1301-811, POLICIES AND PROCEDURES MEDICAL COMMUNITY
SCREENING FOR COMMANDING OFFICER AND EXECUTIVE OFFICER. REF B IS BUMED NOTICE
1410, APPLICATION PROCEDURES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2016 NAVY MEDICINE ACTIVE
COMPONENT CAREER MILESTONE POSITIONS.//
RMKS/1. This NAVADMIN announces the FY-16 Medical Department Career
Milestone Screening Board scheduled to be convened by Commander, Navy
Personnel Command on 23 September 2015.
2. Background. Per reference (a), officer communities may designate a
limited number of billets as milestone billets that represent positions of
leadership analogous to command. Similar to the command screening process,
milestone screening identifies individuals whose records indicate that they
possess the leadership abilities required to successfully execute the duties
associated with Navy Medicine (NAVMED) career milestone billets. Chief,
Bureau of Medicine and Surgery has designated certain NAVMED billets as
career milestone billets. Career milestone billets include commander (O-5)
and captain (O-6), Director for Administration (DFA), Officer in Charge
(OIC), and Director of Nursing Services (DNS) opportunities that require
specialized healthcare leadership expertise, experience, and a documented
career progression that prepares an officer for the duties and
responsibilities associated with these positions.
3. Reference (b) provides application procedures, executive medicine
required criteria, available positions, and business rules and will be posted
on NAVMED website at www.med.navy.mil/directives/Pages/NAVMEDForms.aspx/.
4. Deadline for application is 31 August 2015 to Navy Personnel Command,
Medical Department Assignments (PERS 4415). Late and incomplete applications
will not be considered.
5. Point of contact is Ms. Gabriele G. Farmer at (901) 874-4097/DSN 882 or
via e-mail at gabriele.farmer(at)navy.mil.
6. This message will remain in effect until superseded or 30 June 2016,
whichever occurs first.
7. Released by Vice Admiral W. F. Moran, N1.//