The Commission was chartered by Congress to assess the reserve component of the U.S. military and to recommend changes to ensure that the National Guard and other reserve components are organized, trained, equipped, compensated, and supported to best meet the needs of U.S. nat. security. Contents: Creating a Sustainable Operational Reserve; Enhancing the DoDAis Role in the Homeland; Creating a Continuum of Service: Personnel Mgmt. for an Integrated Total Force; Developing a Ready, Capable, and Available Operational Reserve; Supporting Service Members, Families, and Employers; Reforming the Organizations and Institutions That Support an Operational Reserve; and Commission for the Total Operational Force. Illus.... of separate telephone lines in a unified health benefits program represents an outdated solution to modern customer service support[.] ... Care. for. Reserve. Component. Families. and. to. Increase. Accessibility. Before making recommendations, the Commission ... Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans cover about 57 percent of the 8 million federal employees, retirees, and their family members whoanbsp;...
|Title||:||Commission on the National Guard and Reserves: Transforming the National Guard and Reserves Into a 21st-Century Operational Force|
|Author||:||Arnold L. Punaro|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2008-10|