Manual 8-10 - Health Service Support in a Theater of Operations
explains the purpose of health service support (HSS) in a theater
of operations. As the keystone manual of the Army Medical Department
(AMEDD), Field Manual (FM) 8-10 is for the use of nonmedical
unit commanders and their staff, command surgeons, and medical
unit commanders and their staff. It is to be used as a guide
in obtaining as well as providing HSS in a theater of operations.