Level III Area of Specialization
Military Outpatient Operational (Transportable) Component
“Non-fixed” facilities or distinct parts of a “non-fixed” facility, providing outpatient medical and dental services, primarily intended for DoD active duty. The entity is funded with other than Defense Health Program funding. Non-DoD active duty may receive services from this entity. “Non-fixed” facilities are generally deployed DoD health care activities, not providing services on or in association with a DoD fort or base. “Non-fixed” facilities include outpatient services furnished onboard ships. “Non-fixed” facilities also include deployed clinics. Does not include items issued directly to a patient from an outpatient pharmacy or patient transport. [1/1/2005: title modified, definition added]