TITLE

Earning the EFMB

AUTHOR(S)
Dukes, Michael E.
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Soldiers;Sep2005, Vol. 60 Issue 9, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that an estimated 200 candidates from across the United States have attempted to qualify for the Expert Field Medical Badge (EFMB) during a test at Fort Indiantown Gap in Pennsylvania. According to Brian Chase of the Army Medical Command's EFMB Testing Control Office, only about 21 percent of the 95,000 soldiers who competed have succeeded to receive the EFMB. A description of the written and field tests for successful EFMB candidates is provided.
ACCESSION #
19505450

 

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