Movement of Patients and Materiel

This is a continuation of Order #25809_x000D_
For your selected SLP topic, discuss your role as the Logistics Officer in resolving the following logistics and transportation issues (medical assets included)._x000D_
Ten days into the mission:_x000D_
Severe weather has hampered logistical supply and medical assistance necessary to the mission. In addition to those disruptions to supply delivery, civil unrest and looting—especially of supply trucks, water and storage areas—has escalated. Now only about 60% of necessary supplies are getting through to the U.S. military units who desperately require them._x000D_
Describe some steps needed to properly protect supply trucks and storage areas, and enable effective distribution using military assets, as 3ID conducted._x000D_
Describe the chain-of-command implications, if any (possibly being geographically separated from a higher command or lack of communications force you to decide)._x000D_
How did the 3ID staff and decision makers ensure operational and risk-mitigation success, and minimize the loss of lives and casualties?_x000D_
SLP Assignment Expectations_x000D_
Assignments should be 3-5 pages double-spaced, not counting the cover or reference page. Paper format: (a) Cover page, (b) Header, (c) Body. Submit your assignment by the last day of this module._x000D_
Relevance—All content is connected to the question._x000D_
Precision—Specific question is addressed. Statements, facts, and statistics are specific and accurate._x000D_
Depth of discussion—Present and integrate points that lead to deeper issues._x000D_
Breadth—Multiple perspectives and references, multiple issues/factors considered._x000D_
Evidence—Points are well-supported with facts, statistics and references._x000D_
Logic—Presented discussion makes sense; conclusions are logically supported by premises, statements, or factual information._x000D_
Clarity—Writing is concise, understandable, and contains sufficient detail or examples._x000D_
Objectivity—Avoids use of first person and subjective bias._x000D_
References—Sources are listed at the end of the paper (APA style preferred).

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