Task Statement for Military Occupational Structure Identification - 00150 Medical Assistant

A-MD-154-000/FP-000 - Appendix 1, Annex D

MOSID  00150 - Medical Assistant (MED A)

General Duties:

The general duties and functions of the P Res MED A are to support the CF Health Care system by providing advanced medical first response to the sick and injured, and basic patient care during domestic operations. Care provided is usually under supervision. They also provide basic medical administration services and document all pertinent patient information.

MOSID Related Duties

Circle the X for each task that Mbr is UNABLE or UNFIT to perform.

1. Locate and retrieve casualties in hazardous situations and conditions.       X X X X
2. Assist lifting patients (90kg). X X X X
3. Carry one end of stretcher with a patient (90kg) up to distances of 50 m, up and down stairs, around corners, and load/unload on ambulances.     X X X X X
4. Carry boxes of supply weighing 30 kg over a distance up to 50m.       X X X X
5. Handle hazardous materials and biological waste. Tolerate dust and vapours generated from hazardous materials.   X X X X X X
6. Cope with the stress of providing advanced medical first response during emergency situations such as mass casualties.     X X X X X
7. Walk long distances over rough and uneven terrain for extended period of time while wearing PPE, and carrying personal weapon, personal supplies, and medical kit bag. X X X X X X X
8. Work wearing CBRN equipment for extended period of times (12 hrs and over). X X X X X X X
9. Stand continuously (4-6 hrs) and/or walk for extended periods per day. X X X X X X X
10. Climb, stoop, bend, and crawl in confined spaces.   X X X X X X
11. Drive service vehicles under low/no light conditions, in all weather and ground conditions.     X X X X X
12. Work for extended periods of time in a harsh environment. X X X X X X X
13. Direct personnel during emergency situations. X X X X X X  


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