║ ASSEMBLAGE FUNCTIONAL DESCRIPTION ║
ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY AUGMENTATION
Medical Materiel Set (MMS): N417 Line Item Number (LIN): M32074
As of date: 9 July 2008
I. Assumptions, Policies and Guidelines: Orthopedic surgical procedures
will be on those patients that will be able to return to duty within the
theater evacuation policy and/or to achieve stabilization for evacuation to
the next level of care.
A. N417 is not a stand alone module.
B. Requires collocation with base Operating Room (OR) and Central
Materiel Services (CMS) for common operative and anesthesia support.
C. Requires casting and associated orthopedic materiel from N314, MMS
III. Designated Primary Staff: Officers: Orthopedic Surgeon (AOC 61M);
Operating Room Nurse (AOC 66E); Enlisted: Operating Room Specialist (MOS 68D).
IV. Mission: This assemblage contains orthopedic surgery equipment and
supplies to augment the basic MMS Operating Room so that orthopedic surgeon’s
can maximize their capabilities. It contains materiel to sustain operations
for 72 hours.
V. Capabilities: This assemblage provides additional instrument and
implant sets and power surgical instruments that are not found in the basic
OR, CMS and Cast Clinic. These additional instrument and implant sets and
power surgical instruments enhance the orthopedic surgery capability.
VI. Set Computations: Computations below are derived from USAMMA’s Theater
Enterprise-Wide Logistics System (TEWLS) automated logistics database.
UA Section I UA Section II
Cost: $247,632.77* 0
Weight: 363.66 lbs* 0
Cube: 48.30 cuft* 0
Power Con: 0.360 kW 0
Line Items: 53 0
* These are estimated price, weight, and cube figures based on the information
at the time of publication. This information may vary and should be used as a
VII. Associated Support items Of Equipment (ASIOE): None
VIII. Transportation Analysis: The Early Entry Hospitalization Element (44
Bed), Hospital Company (84 Bed), SRC 08547AA00 and the Hospital Company (164
Bed), SRC 08948A000 have transportation assets available to support the MMS
Orthopedic Surgery Augmentation.
IX. Basis Of Issue: One per Operating Room/Central Materiel Services
Section but not to exceed 1 per Hospital Company.
X. Designed Employment: Level III.