Manual of the Medical Department, United States Navy. 1906

Manual of the Medical Department, United States Navy. 1906

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1906 edition. Excerpt: ... medical officer discover any discrepancy, error, or omission in the invoices of stores, such fact shall be reported by him to the commanding officer, who shall cause the necessary corrections to be made in the invoices before they are receipted. VIII. The invoices of medical stores shall be placed on the files of the medical department of the ship, and when the ship is placed out of commission they shall be transferred to the medical officer of the navy-yard with the medical outfit and the inventory. IX. In all cases where stores or medical supplies are transferred from the care of one medical officer to another, triplicate receipts must be passed. X. The instructions contained in the United States Navy Regulations require that whenever a medical officer is relieved from duty he shall transfer to his successor all public property under his charge. C. Instructions relating to accountability for property expended. I. Medical officers are required by the regulations to keep an accurate account of the expenditure of all public property under the control of the medical department of the Navy. II. Medical officers will forward to the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, with the return of property (Form D), a concise account of the authority and reasons for expenditure and disposition of all property expended, other than medicines, hospital stores, surgical appliances, and stationery. III. They will not be released from responsibility for the value of any surgical instruments or furniture unless the expenditure shall have been authorized by the Bureau or a board of survey. IV. The property return from ships in squadron shall be forwarded through the surgeon of the fleet, who will ascertain whether or not expenditures were made with due regard to efficiency...
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  • Paperback | 72 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 145g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236584260
  • 9781236584267