MOS 68W Combat Medic Specialist

MOS Description

The Combat Medic Specialist provides emergency medical treatment, limited primary care, force health protection, evacuation in a variety of operational and clinical settings from point of injury or illness through the continuum of military health care and, as a field combat medic, provides emergency medical care/treatment at point of wounding on the battlefield or to battle and non-battle casualties during wartime. For more information on MOS 68W, see this Army website.


See the associated Additional Skill Identifiers (ASI): F2 Nationally Registered Flight Paramedic and Y8 Immunology and Allergy Specialty

Additional Information

Additional information pertaining to MOS 68W Combat Medic Specialist can be found below.

The Licensed Vocational Nurse credential offered by the Texas State Board of Vocational Nurse Examiners has been approved for promotion points.

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