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Anonymous asked in Politics & GovernmentMilitary · 1 decade ago

Are there emergency medicine physicians on navy aircraft carriers?

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  • Mike S
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago
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    I wasn't in the navy but I would presume that as the sick bay on a flat top is more or less an emergency room that there probably are emergency medicine technicians there. Good luck to you.

    Source(s): First Sergeant, US Army retrired
  • 1 decade ago

    Yes. There's a full surgical suite and hospital, including a small ICU, on every aircraft carrier. The big-deck amphibious ships have the same setup... LHA, LHD.

    Source(s): Retired Chief Petty Officer
  • Amy S
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    Aircraft carriers have hospitals on board... with a surgical suite... and paramedic/EMT's, called Corpsmen...

  • Mrsjvb
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    there are doctors and nurses on board. they are not necessarily Trauma specialists. there will be at least one Flight Surgeon.

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