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PROCUREMENT AND ASSIGNMENT SERVICE FOR PHYSICIANS, DENTISTS AND VETERINARIANS
PROCUREMENT OF MEDICAL OFFICERS FOR THE ARMY IN 1943
The following is an official statement from the Medical Corps of the United States Army indicating the procedure to be followed in procuring medical officers for the Army during 1943.—Ed.The Surgeon General is responsible for the procurement of medical officers for the Army of the United States. There is an Officer Procurement Service set up by the War Department for the procuring of applications of individuals for commission in the Army. The War Manpower Commission has set up a Procurement and Assignment Service for Physicians, Dentists and Veterinarians to designate the individuals who are essential to the community and those available for duty with the armed forces.In order to coordinate the work of these two agencies, the Surgeon General has outlined the
MEDICINE AND THE WAR. JAMA. 1943;121(5):350-352. doi:10.1001/jama.1943.02840050048017