The Surface Warfare Medical Department Indoctrination Course (SWMDOIC) is designed to give Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, and Medical Corps Officers and orientation to the fleet. It covers the mission of the Navy, medical assets of surface vessels, and overview of administrative requirements including inspections, supply, maintenance, records, and correspondence. There is an introduction to preventive and occupational health programs of a ship, medical regulating and patient evacuation. This course fills the training prerequisite for the Surface Warfare Medical Department Officer Qualification.
The course is open to active duty medical, nurse, and medical service corps officers.
Course is offered IN December and July
17 Active Duty and 3 Reserve
Attending SWMDOIC will entitle you to Continuing Medical Education(CME) credit as follows:
Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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