Transmittal Notice 70-02
Public Law 90-174, Section 223 PHS Act (42 U.S.C.217b) provides for the use of volunteer workers in PHS Hospitals and health centers. Part 1, Chapter 6, Program Administration, of the Indian Health Manual is being amended to include the policy and procedures governing the use of volunteer workers in Indian Health Service hospitals and health centers.
This also necessitated a change regarding the purpose of the chapter. This change is shown by vertical lines in the margin on page 1.
Emery A. Johnson, M.D.
Assistant Surgeon General
Director, Indian Health Service
Part 1, Chapter 6, Pages 1 thru 12.
Table of Contents Chapter 6.
Indian Health Circular 61-15 dated June 8, 1961; and
Supplement No. 1, dated May 20, 1964.
Table of Contents, Chapter 6, TN 73, dated 7/18/67.
Remove superseded material and file attached material in its proper sequence in the manual.
Distribution: P-ABCDG under d and B, C under d
Date: March 2, 1970