NAVY - OPNAV 1120.8A
(N1/PERS-3) APPOINTMENT OF REGULAR AND RESERVE OFFICERS IN THE MEDICAL SERVICE CORPS OF THE NAVY
|Publication Date:||3 October 2011|
Purpose. To issue regulations governing:
a. Appointment of officers in the Regular and Reserve components of the Medical Service Corps (MSC) under references (a) and (b), officers transferred from the line community or another staff corps into the MSC under reference (c), interservice transfer from another uniformed service under references (d) and (e) and the transfer of members between Regular and Reserve components of the Military Services under reference (f).
b. Award of entry grade credit on appointment in the MSC under reference (g), sections 533 and 12207, and under references (h) and (i).
Applicability. This instruction applies to all individuals appointed as Regular and Reserve officers in the MSC, including officers transferred from another uniformed service, Reserve officers transferred into the Regular component, Reserve officers recalled voluntarily to the active duty list (ADL), and officers transferred from the line community or another staff corps into the MSC.