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Product Description: Over the past decade, especially, U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) intelligence has had to tailor its organization to meet the evolving demands of the operational environment. This has resulted in a number of ad hoc arrangements, practices, and organizations...read more

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9780833052605 | Rand Corp, August 16, 2011, cover price $32.50 | About this edition: Over the past decade, especially, U.

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Product Description: An analysis of whether the Department of Defense manpower, resources, and personnel systems are aligned to provide the personnel inventory necessary to meet changing military readiness and operational requirements effectively and efficiently.

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9780833041241 | Rand Corp, June 30, 2007, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: An analysis of whether the Department of Defense manpower, resources, and personnel systems are aligned to provide the personnel inventory necessary to meet changing military readiness and operational requirements effectively and efficiently.

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Product Description: The computer networks, systems, and applications used on Navy ships are an amalgam of disparate hardware and software systems that were developed and introduced onboard largely independent from one another. This report assesses the manpower, personnel, and training implications associated with the introduction of the Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services (CANES)--a common computing environment--to U...read more

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9780833048851 | Rand Corp, February 28, 2010, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The computer networks, systems, and applications used on Navy ships are an amalgam of disparate hardware and software systems that were developed and introduced onboard largely independent from one another.

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Product Description: The nature of recent challenges and the types of missions the U.S. Department of Defense has undertaken highlight the need for it to consider ways to help the military prepare to work with other government agencies, international organizations, private and nongovernmental organizations, and foreign militaries...read more

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9780833045041 | Rand Corp, August 14, 2008, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: The nature of recent challenges and the types of missions the U.

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Product Description: The current wartime environment, rising health care costs, and an increased focus on joint operations have led to recommendations for Military Health System transformation. Lessons learned in the civilian and government sectors hold importance for transforming the way in which MHS identifies and develops health care officers with high leadership potential for senior executive positions...read more

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9780833050076 | Rand Corp, March 16, 2011, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: The current wartime environment, rising health care costs, and an increased focus on joint operations have led to recommendations for Military Health System transformation.

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Product Description: To reduce costs and increase interoperability of the military services, a joint medical education and training campus is being established at Fort Sam Houston, Texas with a view to consolidating training across the services. A methodology is outlined for defining and implementing a common standard of practice for a given specialty and its use illustrated through an application to the medical surgical technologist specialty...read more

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9780833046246 | Rand Corp, March 30, 2009, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: To reduce costs and increase interoperability of the military services, a joint medical education and training campus is being established at Fort Sam Houston, Texas with a view to consolidating training across the services.

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Product Description: The goals of the joint medical education and training campus (METC) at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, are to become a high-performing organization and seek accreditation. Models and approaches adopted by institutions with similar missions such as community colleges, corporate universities, METC¹s UK counterpart, and other federal agencies illustrate the need for an office of institutional research to assist METC in attaining its organizational goals...read more

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9780833050649 | 1 edition (Rand Corp, August 16, 2011), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: The goals of the joint medical education and training campus (METC) at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, are to become a high-performing organization and seek accreditation.

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Product Description: Constrained budgets and increasing costs have forced the U.S. Navy to search for ways to reduce the annual operating costs of the fleet. One expensive driver of those costs is underway training of surface combatant ship crews. Focusing on the DDG-51 Arleigh Burke-class of surface combatants, RAND examines whether and how increased use of simulators could be substituted for underway training without any decrease in readiness...read more

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9780833045072 | Rand Corp, August 21, 2008, cover price $31.00 | About this edition: Constrained budgets and increasing costs have forced the U.

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Product Description: The relationships among stakeholders involved in manpower, personnel, and training processes for managing the U.S. Navy information systems technician rating are discussed. The authors examine the effects of these different stakeholders on efficiency and effectiveness measures for the information technician community in general and the Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services program specifically...read more

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9780833059413 | Rand Corp, November 18, 2011, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: The relationships among stakeholders involved in manpower, personnel, and training processes for managing the U.

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Product Description: The U.S. military services and the combatant commands have reported vacancies in funded officer billets, a situation that can have adverse effects on organizational performance and mission readiness. By examining options for using alternative mixes of military manpower, the authors conclude that there may be opportunities to better leverage enlisted personnel, warrant officers, and limited-duty officers in some billets designated for officers...read more

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9780833050588 | Rand Corp, January 16, 2011, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: The U.

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Product Description: This research, part of a larger project examining the preparation and support of leaders in the medical field, evaluates the need for and feasibility of qualifying health care officers as "joint" officers. An extensive policy review and assessment of data from the 2005 Joint Officer Management survey suggest that such officers are indeed serving in billets that need and provide joint duty experience for which they should receive credit...read more

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9780833046253, titled "Qualifying Military Health Care Officers As “Joint”: Weighing the Pros and Cons" | 1 edition (Rand Corp, April 7, 2009), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: This research, part of a larger project examining the preparation and support of leaders in the medical field, evaluates the need for and feasibility of qualifying health care officers as "joint" officers.

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Product Description: RAND analysts posit that the ongoing pressure to reduce the federal budget deficit may result in further reductions in the Defense Department budget and suggest starting from a strategy basis in determining the reductions, prioritizing challenges, and identifying where to accept more risk...read more

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9780833076861 | Rand Corp, November 16, 2012, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: RAND analysts posit that the ongoing pressure to reduce the federal budget deficit may result in further reductions in the Defense Department budget and suggest starting from a strategy basis in determining the reductions, prioritizing challenges, and identifying where to accept more risk.

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