Medical

Chief Medical Officer

Commander Connie Rizo

Commander

CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER (CMO)

  • Maintain an active membership on the ship and in the Federation®.
  • Have completed the required courses of study provided by the Federation® for the purpose of authorizing promotion to that rank (Commanding Officer course, Officer Candidate course, and Staff Officer course)
  • Hold the minimum rank of Lieutenant, Junior Grade in the Federation®
  • Maintain that position until the Commanding Officer calls for a vote for replacement. The procedure to be as set forth in Change of Command (section 1.3).
  • Function as the fifth in command.
  • Assist the crew as a source of medical information and shall provide assistance in the case of injury while at ship’s functions.
  • Maintain an up to date file of medical needs of the ship’s crew and be able to put together a packets to be used during any ship’s function as a reference in case of medical
  • The Chief Medical Officer reports to the Executive Officer.