DTG: 201244Z APR 99

FROM: DA WASHINGTON DC//SAMR-CP//

TO: AIG 9893
 AIG 9150

INFO: ZEN EUROPEAN STARS AND STRIPES
ZEN PACIFIC STARS AND STRIPES
ZEN DLA FT BELVOIR VA
ZEN CFSC-HR ALEXANDRIA VA
ZEN CFSC-MS ALEXANDRIA VA
ZEN NFS RED RIVER TX
ZEN ACPERS ALEXANDRIA VA
ZEN PERSONNEL AND EMPLOYMENT SERVICES WASH

XMT: CDRUSACFSC ALEXANDRIA VA//CFSC-HR-P//
 CDRPERSCOM ALEXANDRIA VA//TAPC-CP//

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UNCLASSIFIED

SUBJECT: IDENTIFICATION OF EMERGENCY ESSENTIAL PERSONNEL FOR MOBILIZATION

1. BY MEMORANDUM DATED MARCH 30, 1999 THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE ISSUED A CHANGE TO THE ANTHRAX VACCINE IMMUNIZATION PROGRAM. THE PROGRAM REQUIRES THAT ALL EMERGENCY ESSENTIAL CIVILIAN EMPLOYEES AND CONTRACTOR PERSONNEL ASSIGNED, DEPLOYED OR ON TEMPORARY DUTY IN THE HIGH THREAT AREAS AND CONTIGUOUS WATERS OF SOUTHWEST ASIA (KUWAIT, SAUDI ARABIA, BAHRAIN, JORDAN, QATAR, OMAN, UAE, YEMEN AND ISRAEL) AND THE KOREA PENINSULA FOR ANY PERIOD OF TIME MUST INITIATE VACCINATION AGAINST ANTHRAX IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PRESCRIBED IMMUNIZATION SCHEDULE PRIOR TO ENTRY INTO THE DESIGNATED HIGH THREAT AREAS.

2. FOR CURRENT AND FUTURE REPORTING REQUIREMENTS TO MOBILIZE EMPLOYEES REQUEST THAT ALL NAF EMPLOYEES WHO OCCUPY EMERGENCY ESSENTIAL POSITIONS BE IDENTIFIED IN ACPERS.

3. KEY EMERGENCY ESSENTIAL POSITIONS WILL BE CODED IN ACPERS/DCPDS WITH DIN JGE, NAF EMPLOYEES WHO MAY BE ON TEMPORARY DUTY TO CONTINGENCY OPERATIONS WILL BE CODED IN ACPERS/DCPDS WITH DIN PGF.

4. IT IS CRITICAL THAT NAF CPUS PLACE SPECIAL EMPHASIS ON THIS EFFORT, ACCURATE AND COMPLETE INFORMATION BE PROCESSED IN ACPERS/DCPDS ON A TIMELY BASIS BEFORE DEPLOYMENT OF EMPLOYEES.

5. POINT OF CONTACT IS MS. LINDA RODY, DSN 221-7765/703-325-7765 OR
EMAIL RODYL@(email address expired).